Carpenteria californica

July 25, 2011

I have really enjoyed the Carpenteria californica over the past weeks but flowering is now just about over…   If you are looking for a shrub to plant near a warm and sunny wall, in a sheltered site, then this could be the one!   It is well worth considering for it’s glossy, evergreen leaves, […]

Tree Peonies

April 23, 2011
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The Tree Peony outside our French doors opened its blooms on the 22nd April –our daughter’s birthday! Only two flowers this year on the cerise one and a single flower on the white one but oh the glamour of those flowers…