21st September

…it was just Magnolia soulangeana and Magnolia ‘Star Wars’ that did this regularly. Magnolia ‘Iolanthe’ Magnolia denudata ‘Forrest Pink’ 1918 – JCW Hydrangeas, lapagerias, cyclamen, roses on the terrace are…

7th August

…passing, cyclamen very good, hydrangeas good, roses good, go north in 2 days. 1909 – JCW Buddleias at their best, cyclamen one or two, most other things over. Romneya good….

16th July

…JCW I Clarke is here, not much open. Mag delavayi all flowering well. 1914 – JCW Just a cyclamen open to wear by and a Lapageria. Buddleia’s nice. Romneya fair….

28th February

…so far. A good colour which I should have captured here in the blog six days ago. true Magnolia ‘Lanarth’ true Magnolia ‘Lanarth’ A smashing display of wild Cyclamen coum…

2nd November

…the Tin Garden. 1921 – JCW Sasanqua (old plant) is very good indeed, a good few lapagerias. Cyclamen are over, roses a few. Rain seems to be coming to us…

25th December

…ago. Rhododendron ‘Cornish Red’ Four young Camellia sasanqua ‘Narumigata’ still full out and very fine in the sun. Camellia sasanqua ‘Narumigata’ The first spring Cyclamen coum flower on the bank…

13th July

…Campylocarpum would give pollen (just a pinch on the Campylo and Cataubiense). 1912 – JCW R brunonis has gone. A cyclamen or two show and so a Lapageria. Buddleia veitchii…

1st January

…of snow. 1906 – JCW Several aconite, snowdrops open, Cyclamen coums good very, Ericas nice some of them, Rh nobleanum nice, no frost for a month, Cro imperati open. 1905…

15th March

…‘Kew Surprise’ 2020 – CHW Last Saturday I spent some time admiring the alpine glasshouse at Rosemoor.Cyclamen repandum Cyclamen repandum Ipheion ‘Rolf Fiedler’ Ipheion ‘Rolf Fiedler’ Ozothamnus coralloides Ozothamnus coralloides…

4th October

…wall trying hard. 1900 – JCW Came down for the election, cyclamen fair. The supposed C Dickens x has several up in its pan amongst seedling daffs. Roses quite nice….