6th March

…of the young Daphne bhuloa ‘Mary Rose’ in the nursery has to be seen to be believed and the scent! Daphne bhuloa ‘Mary Rose’ Daphne bhuloa ‘Mary Rose’ This is…

28th April

…‘Daphne’ Magnolia ‘Daphne’ 2016 – CHW One day of ‘filming’ with a BBC crew from London who are prerecording rhododendron centenary clips for use in Chelsea Flower Show week TV…

13th April

…trip.Daphne pontica with more pointed and elongated flowers than in some forms. Daphne pontica Daphne pontica Zanthoxylum acanthopodium which I had never seen before. All these zanthoxylum species are prickly…

10th May

…buds and flowers weeks after it first came out. Although there are now leaves as well this is another major attribute. MAGNOLIA ‘Daphne’ MAGNOLIA ‘Daphne’ Magnolia ‘Daphne’ – one of…

2nd February

…so it has missed most of our shooting parties and no easy sales this time around. Daphne bholua ‘Jacqueline Postill’ Daphne bholua ‘Jacqueline Postill’ Camellia x williamsii ‘Mary Jobson’ (scented)…

1st February

…or fasciation (i.e. flattened and chubby stems). Daphne bholua ‘Alba’ Daphne bholua ‘Alba’ In the frames Acacia baileyana ‘Purpurea’ is now out and ready to plant out in our acacia…

2nd January

…full out by the side door. Daphne bholua ‘Jacqueline Postill’ Daphne bholua ‘Jacqueline Postill’ The darker original form of Camellia saluenensis by the side door which is only just now…

24th August

Daphne x transatlantica ‘Eternal Fragrance’ scenting the air around the cash point. Daphne x transatlantica ‘Eternal Fragrance’ Daphne x transatlantica ‘Eternal Fragrance’ 2020 – CHW Looking again at the Hydrangea…

4th March

…three forms but they live a very short period of time and over flower. Daphne bholua alba Daphne bholua alba Afrocarpus falcatus also ready to go out although we have…

21st December

…door – battery lit. Decorations on the front door Rather more sporting decorations on the side door! Decorations on the front door Daphne bholua ‘Jacqueline Postill’ still not quite out…