12th June

…today. Acer palmatum ‘Orange Dream’ Acer palmatum ‘Orange Dream’ 2017 – CHW Jaimie and Michael have cut down most of the clump of camellias which were sent to us from…

21st September

…planted Acer palmatum ‘Sango kaku’ (‘Senkaki’) which are already a beautiful autumnal yellow. Acer palmatum ‘Sango kaku’ Acer palmatum ‘Sango kaku’ Cornus kousa var. chinensis ‘Wisley Queen’ already plastered with…

7th November

…sasanqua ‘Hugh Evans’ Camellia sasanqua ‘Hugh Evans’ A honeybee in a flower of Camellia taliensis. Camellia taliensis Acer palmatum ‘Sango-kaku’ (‘Senkaki’) strutting its autumn colours in the sun. Acer palmatum

9th October

…on Rhododendron ‘Nancor’. Rhododendron ‘Nancor’ Rhododendron ‘Nancor’ Still green and unripe Acer griseum seed. Acer griseum Acer griseum Unripe Acer palmatum ‘Scolopendriifolium’ seed. Acer palmatum ‘Scolopendriifolium’ Acer palmatum ‘Scolopendriifolium’ Rhododendron…

7th October

…‘Ozahazuki’ on the drive is approaching its best and Liquidamber styrachiflua by Georges Hut is beginning to turn nicely. Acer palmatum ‘Ozahazuki’ Acer palmatum ‘Ozahazuki’ Liquidamber styrachiflua Liquidamber styrachiflua Liquidamber…

9th December

…but here with a hint of autumn colour. Acer palmatum ‘Mikawa yatsubusa’ Acer palmatum ‘Mikawa yatsubusa’ First flowers high up on the smaller flowering form of Camellia ‘Cornish Snow’. Camellia…

12th May

…a colour to show up well in a tent where the light is not great. Acer palmatum ‘Ukigumo’ Acer palmatum ‘Ukigumo’ The huge jasmine is worryingly too full out and…

27th July

…cluster. Vaccinum megaphyllum Vaccinum megaphyllum Acer henryi developing autumn colours. Acer henryi Rhododendron pachysanthum with its attractive new growth. Rhododendron pachysanthum Acer palmatum ‘Sango kaku’ has turned a deeper orange…

3rd September

…have been busy. Magnolia salicifolia Magnolia salicifolia Another week on and more orange now on Acer palmatum ‘Sango kaku’. Acer palmatum ‘Sango kaku’ The south facing Podocarpus salignus is quite…

2nd July

…finally have some reshooting. Neolitsea aff. polycarpa The elderly clump of Acer palmatum ‘Sango-kaku’ is already turning an autumnal orange after the heatwave. Acer palmatum ‘Sango-kaku’ Aesculus x mutabilis ‘Induta’…