Prunus serrulata ‘Kanzan’

Planted on Guy Fawkes day 2008, between Barn and workshop.

Prunus serrulata 'Kanzan'

Azalea Mollis x Sinensis orange

Planted in Pine forest Autumn 2008

Azalea Mollis x Sinensis orange

Azalea hybrid schneegold

Planted two of these in the Pine forest. Autumn 2008

Azalea hybrid schneegold

Rhododendron ‘Nova Zembla’

Planted in open forest, Autumn 2008.

Rhododendron  'Nova Zembla'

Physocarpus opulifolius

Planted in red bed, 2008

Physocarpus opulifolius

Viburnum sargentii ‘Onondaga’

Planted on corner of future rose garden opposite Oak, 2008.

Viburnum sargentii 'Onondaga'

Sambucus nigra ‘black lace’

Planted in kidney shaped bed, 2008

Sambucus nigra 'black lace'

Amelanchier lamarckii

Planted on front hill at edge of open forest, 2008.

Amelanchier lamarckii

Rosa Queen Elizabeth

One of our first floribundas, planted to the provisional rose bed in 2006.

Rosa Queen Elizabeth

Rosa Ingrid Bergman

This is a perfect deep red rose! Planted in the provisional rose bed in 2006.

Rosa Ingrid Bergman

Rosa Memoire

She is such a beauty, planted in the large bed in 2007.

Rosa Memoire

Rosa Bernstein-Rose

D gave this Orange Rose to M as present in 2006. Planted by the terrace.

Rosa Bernstein-Rose

Rosa Peace

From sale 2007, planted in the triangle bed under an old apple tree.

Rosa Peace

Rodgersia aesculifolia

4 of these were planted by the hedgerow in Autumn 08.

Rodgersia aesculifolia

Ilex aquifolium ‘Yule Glow’

2 of these were planted by the hedgerow near J and one on the hill by the barn in 2007.

Ilex aquifolium 'Yule Glow'

Rosa ‘BAIore’

We adopted this beauty from bin this Autumn. In the future it may live in our rose garden!

Rosa 'BAIore'

Quercus rubra

We share Karhula with many of these wonderful specimens. Our largest one is pictured.

Quercus rubra

Coreopsis verticillata – Threadleaf Coreopsis

Planted, in 2006, next to bird feeder and also in open forest.

Coreopsis verticillata - Threadleaf Coreopsis

Dianthus deltoides – Maiden Pink

Planted in 2005 under the pine, at edge of drive on hill.

Dianthus deltoides - Maiden Pink

Ilex aquifolium ‘Ferox Argentea’

This Holly was shipped for us from the Orkney Islands during the spring 2006. It is planted on the hill by the barn.

Ilex aquifolium 'Ferox Argentea'
Tulipa Arma

Tulipa Arma

On one of the last sunny days of the Autumn 08 50 of these were planted into the new red bed.

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Prunus serrulata 'Kanzan'

Prunus serrulata ‘Kanzan’

Planted on Guy Fawkes day 2008, between Barn and workshop.

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Rosa Queen Elizabeth

One of our first floribundas, planted to the provisional rose bed in 2006.

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