17th February

…plenty of cyclamen. cyclamen Quercus wizlizeni as a mature evergreen tree. Interesting bark. Quercus wizlizeni Quercus wizlizeni Quercus wizlizeni The dwarf Rhododendron sargentianum just starting. Rhododendron sargentianum While Rhododendron cilpinense…

14th August

…Buddleia magnifica very nice. Forrest’s rogue buddleia very pretty. Auriculatums over. Cyclamen starting and so the hydrangeas. Gladiolus at their best. 1914 – JCW Cyclamen ⅕ open. Lapageria a few….

11th February

…flowers. We will see shortly! Stauntonia hexaphylla Stauntonia hexaphylla Naturalised cyclamen, primroses and snowdrops all over the bank outside the front door. cyclamen, primroses and snowdrops 2017 – CHW A…

31st August

…year we saw fruit in November I think? Rubus ichangensis Rubus ichangensis Rubus ichangensis The cyclamen are popping up in profusion again all over the bank above the lawn. Thankfully…

7th January

…pure white which is rather a surprise. Perhaps a branch or two have sported? Azalea ‘Hoo’ Cyclamen hederifolium foliage has a wonderful marbled appearance. Large clumps all over the bank…

7th September

…– FJW All the corn in. Good harvest. 2 new combines worked well. Everything much earlier than last year. 1917 – JCW Cyclamen very nice indeed. Hydrangeas nice. Moyesii fruit…

2nd September

…delavayi good and both var of Grandiflora. Quite a lot of Mag salicifolia have flowers also Conspicua. Cyclamen good. Lapagerias at their best and fuchsias. 1916 – JCW The cassia…

24th July

…young foliage. Romneya not very good yet, too much rain. Rhodo rhabdotum is astonishing. 1917 – JCW The first cyclamen found open. 1898 – JCW The first cyclamen in flower….

16th November

…hedge leylandii hedge The last four still to go. still to go 2020 – CHW Cyclamen still in flower on the bank and around the summerhouse. Cyclamen Camellia sasanqua ‘Winter’s…

20th September

…a weaner bed for rhododendrons and azaleas with no bottom heat. new bench These cyclamen under the yew trees by the house were always a joy in September when we…