Last day of the year and I thought I'd take advantage of a dry forecast to go and see what was happening. There was plenty to see. Star of the show, as she is every year around this time, is 'Show Girl' in the species section. It is one of three in the collection and … Continue reading Notes from the park -31/12/2019
A few days ago I found myself reading a 1982 article by Dr Clifford Parks about hybrids of Camellia sasanqua. I was looking up the background to C. ‘Snow Flurry’, an Ackerman cross with C. oleifera, one he was to repeat many times. Perhaps the most interesting cross that Parks mentioned was one he made … Continue reading A new addition.