26th September

…Red’ and ‘Saphyr Orange’ Pyracantha ‘Saphyr Red’ and ‘Saphyr Orange’ And early autumn colours too starting to appear here and there. Asimina triloba has leaves which are nearly yellow as…

12th September

…Escallonia ‘Iveyi’ Asimina triloba with its ghostly autumn appearance already. Asimina triloba Platycrater arguta nicely out. Platycrater arguta Euonymus phellomanus with pink seed capsules already. Euonymus phellomanus 2020 – CHW…

12th January

…this year. Camellia ‘Reigyoku’ Camellia ‘Reigyoku’ Camellia ‘Reigyoku’ Lindera triloba has suddenly ‘joined the dodo’. No obvious reason why after a good 15 years of growth here. No damage to…

11th August

…rare tree with several pairs of flowers. I thought it was Asimina triloba but this flowers earlier in the year and the flowers have six lobes and not four as…

13th July

…Picconia excelsa Asimina triloba in full flower. One of three mature trees here. The two much younger trees at Caerhays are variable and different in their flowering habits. We see…

8th April

…‘Aureum’ Acer shirasawanum ‘Aureum’ Prunus incisa ‘Omoinoyama’ Prunus incisa ‘Omoinoyama’ Lindera triloba just in flower. Lindera triloba Rhododendron ‘Princess Anne’ (lanceanum x keiskei) Rhododendron ‘Princess Anne’ Rhododendron ‘Princess Anne’ Lysichiton…

4th March

…is often confused with Lindera triloba but they have rather different habits here. Lindera obtusiloba is already a small tree here although only planted in 1991. We are quietly accumulating…

6th March

…good. R praecox has opened heaths very nice. Prunus triloba good, one Cam reticulata. 1903 – JCW The same as the above, but I see no Emperor but plenty of…

8th March

…Spur, H Irving, much Maximus, many incomps, Caerhays are good, Dauntlep open, many Camellias out. 1903 – JCW Picked the first Halleana (stellata), Prunus triloba shows colour and reticulata. 1902…

21st May

…be allowed to call it triloba. A first flower on this young plant. The one down Bond Street has, I think, died over the winter. Pterostyrax psilophyllus var. leveillei Euptelia…