24th October

…again producing a marvellous autumn show (from Mt Omei 17/2/16 via Roundabarrow nurseries and planted out September 2018). Sorbus helenae This may be Xeromphalia campanella near an old dead conifer…

8th November

…yellow here as yet but more colour here than on either of the other juveniles. Ginkgo biloba ‘Autumn Gold’ Ginkgo biloba ‘Autumn Gold’ Ginkgo biloba ‘Autumn Gold’ 1960 – FJW…

10th November

autumnalis is open in Rogers quarry. Fuchsias are going back as in 1930. 1930 – JCW Old fuchsias flowering yet the new lot just going in autumn colour done in…

1st November

…Last flowers and some seed heads on Abelia chinensis. Rather a nice effect. Abelia chinensis Rather splendid autumn colour on Rhodotyphos scandens which I had not taken in before. Rhodotyphos…

2nd November

…plant. Schefflera delavayi Acer cappadocicum with its unusual seeds and pleasing autumn colours. Acer cappadocicum Acer cappadocicum The first and only flower so far on Camellia x williamsii ‘November Pink’…

26th September

…aspera (a gift from Lord Howick in 2018) about to make a good late show. Hydrangea aspera Hydrangea aspera Early autumn colour as usual on Cladastris kentukea. Cladastris kentukea A…

14th October

…in the late afternoon sun. Amazing but early autumn colour. Cladastris kentuckea 2015 – CHW Azalea ‘Babeuff’ outside the backyard showing good reddish purple autumn colour. Azalea ‘Babeuff’ Azalea ‘Babeuff’…

19th November

…‘Winters Joy’ – a semi-double medium pink. Camellia ‘Winters Joy’ Camellia ‘Winters Joy’ Quite a nice show overall with four more varieties yet to perform. ‘Polar Ice’ is nearly out…

1st September

…shattered. It will and is reshooting but we should have seen it today in full autumn flower which was the purpose of the trip to Penvergate. Tilia henryana 2018 –…

3rd October

…in the autumn in the greenhouse as a young plant. This is an evergreen autumn flowering tree which I need to inspect here in maturity. I did not realise it…