5th August

…‘Maryland’ and ‘Goliath’ interspersed but these seem to have died out since I last looked closely which was probably years ago. Magnolia grandiflora Magnolia grandiflora The last two times I…

15th November

…About the same as last year? Camellia ‘Noblissima’ Just as fine a flower on Magnolia grandiflora today as on Magnolia delavayi a day or two ago. Magnolia grandiflora The first…

4th January

…main ride. Magnolia grandiflora Magnolia grandiflora Magnolia ‘March till frost’ 1972 – FJW Cold spell started.1959 – FJW B.N.A saw first primrose, November pink good – garden very late.1953 –…

23rd October

Next Day > < Previous Day CONTRIBUTORS: FJW 1955-2007 CHW 2015- JCW 1897-1939 CW 1940-1955 2021 – CHW A fine flower on Magnolia grandiflora ‘Russet’. Magnolia grandiflora ‘Russet’ The fallen…

10th November

…on the underside of its small leaves. Asia should try to propagate this. Magnolia grandiflora ‘Kay Parris’ Magnolia grandiflora ‘Kay Parris’ An elderly clump of Camellia sasanqua above the quarry…

1st October

…quite a bit of wind damage as we will see.A fine flower before the wind arrives on Magnolia grandiflora below the lawn. Magnolia grandiflora Acer saccherinum, the silver maple, has…

9th December

…on Magnolia grandiflora ‘Symmes Select’. Magnolia grandiflora ‘Symmes Select’ Magnolia grandiflora ‘Symmes Select’ Magnolia grandiflora ‘Symmes Select’ Camellia japonica ‘Bokuhan’ just out by the Old Playhouse. Camellia japonica ‘Bokuhan’ Camellia…

Tom Hudson – Camellia cuspidata saga!

…the Flora of China the Tregrehan plant would be cuspidata var cuspidata and the Trewithen plants cuspidata var grandiflora. Presuming that the 2 Trewithen plants are species and not cuspidata…

30th July

…‘Blue Wave’ The Hydrangea paniculata ‘Grandiflora’ are now a huge clump above the drive. Hydrangea paniculata ‘Grandiflora’ Hydrangea paniculata ‘Grandiflora’ The clump of Hydrangea paniculata ‘Kyushu’ is not as large…

12th September

grandiflora with lots of flower buds. x Gordlinia grandiflora x Gordlinia grandiflora Just missed Cautleya spicata ‘Robusta’ in flower. Cautleya spicata ‘Robusta’ Dregea sinensis in full flower. Flowers very like…