17th June

…Magnolia sieboldii sinensis x virginiana now full out after its wind battering last week. Magnolia sieboldii sinensis x virginiana Magnolia sieboldii sinensis x virginiana Magnolia ‘Porcelain Dove’ is still full…

7th April

…also in the sun. Primula sieboldii Primula sieboldii Erythronium ‘Pagoda’ as a good established clump. Erythronium ‘Pagoda’ Erythronium ‘Pagoda’ A massive trunk on a mature Acer davidii. Acer davidii Primula…

24th May

…new growth despite the dry weather. Castanopsis sieboldii Castanopsis sieboldii A young Quercus uvarifolius has suffered in the dry and has dieback which I prune out. It looks (I hope)…

30th May

…the other side of the drive but skimmed an Azalea ‘Amoena’. Magnolia sieboldii Magnolia ‘Charles Coates’ full out on the Burncoose drive nearby (Magnolia sieboldii x Magnolia tripetala). Magnolia ‘Charles…

7th May

…nursery has had a few plants for sale since circa 2016/7. This certainly is an evergreen species with us as you can see. Castanopsis sieboldii Castanopsis sieboldii To try to…

26th May

…well. Very rare. Enkianthus deflexus Enkianthus deflexus A side glance at Enkianthus deflexus now full out and with less of a purple tinge. Magnolia sieboldii Magnolia sieboldii Next door is…

23rd May

…decent Magnolia sieboldii in full flower. Magnolia sieboldii Magnolia sieboldii Magnolia tripelata with a few flowers. I had forgotten this one. Magnolia tripelata Staphylea holocarpa ‘Rosea’ with bladders. The first…

22nd May

…Ilex x altaclarensis ‘Gold King’ Ilex x altaclarensis ‘Gold King’ Ilex ficoidea in bud. Ilex ficoidea The old original Magnolia sieboldii subsp. sinensis. Magnolia sieboldii subsp. sinensis Magnolia sieboldii subsp….

24th April

…A month early at least. Magnolia sieboldii ‘Mishico Renge’ Magnolia sieboldii ‘Mishico Renge’ Paulownia tomentosa ‘Lilacina’ looking fantastic against the blue sky. 40-50ft tall now in less than half that…

23rd October

…drive and are doing well. Cornus kousa var. chinensis A good batch of cuttings of Viburnum sieboldii. Viburnum sieboldii The best thing today was Callicarpa shirasawana. These got missed from…