17th October

…few small clusters of pure white berries Cornus florida ‘Daybreak’ is turning colour nicely at the Four in Hand. Cornus florida ‘Daybreak’ Cornus florida ‘Daybreak’ 2015 – CHW Double day…

28th March

florida ‘Daybreak’ STILL has all its old variegated leaves intact after the mild winter. Very odd as it certainly is not an evergreen variety. Cornus florida ‘Daybreak’ Cornus florida ‘Daybreak’…

22nd June

…At the nursery today for various meetings. Clematis florida ‘Taiga’ really is an outstanding show. Clematis florida ‘Taiga’ Clematis florida ‘Taiga’ Delphinium ‘Wishful Thinking’ will be a pleasant bicoloured addition…

6th June

…at Chelsea 2017. Its first flowers in the nursery. Clematis florida ‘Taiga’ Clematis florida ‘Taiga’ Paeonia ‘Moon River’ is finally out but I have missed the gentle pink hue it…

26th May

…this explains the sparse and large flowers. Perhaps it is Glendoick’s ‘Crosswater Red’? Cornus florida ‘Milky Way’ Cornus florida ‘Milky Way’ Beside it is rather a nice Cornus florida ‘Milky…

25th May

…have seen before in this blog. Cornus florida ‘Daybreak’ Cornus florida ‘Daybreak’ 2018 – CHW It is amazing what a difference a week away has meant in the garden. The…

27th October

florida ‘Cherokee Chief’ with similarly good red and purple colouring. Cornus florida ‘Cherokee Chief’ Rhododendron keysii with a decent flower. There is nearly always a flower on this rhododendron right…

12th August

…taxifolia is a rare species from Florida/Georgia. No fruits at all this year or last but it is growing well. Torreya taxifolia Torreya taxifolia Torreya nucifera has a few fruits…

15th June

…was confused by Amelanchier bartramiana and Amelanchier florida earlier this year hoping that their fruits might turn out to be different as I could see little difference in their flowers….

10th September

…Nyssa sylvatica ‘Wisley Bonfire’ Nyssa sylvatica ‘Wisley Bonfire’ Cornus florida well on the way to autumn glory in early September and quite a sight today. Cornus florida Cornus kousa ‘Gold…