Camellia 'Freedom Bell' Bright scarlet red with
Cercis siliquastrum has been good for a few weeks and shows no sign of bowing out yet.
Cornus mas looking very good at Wisley - full flower and more to go yet. - 2007
Chaenomeles japonica looking good - especially Knaphill Scarlet.
Crocus dalmaticus - One of the earliest of the Crocus bulbs.
Cyclamen coum hybrids absolutely amazing and so full of good flower colour.
Daphne - assorted
Edgeworthia chrysantha Red Dragon. Rarely seen in
gardens but ought to be. Just loves the shade. Maybe good flower now,
but its foliage and stems are attractive in the growing season as well.
Euphorbia charachias subsp 'Wulfenii'
Galanthus 'S. Arnott' A good robust and showy
snowdrop - with a scent. Early flowering and stands up to all weather.
Galanthus Snowdrops are looking good and still have a way to go.
Hamamelis Orange Beauty
Hamamelis Strawberry Cream. Different for a Witch Hazel!
Helleborus orientalis Pink form
Helleborus orientalis just starting to flower en masse, but still just a little bit shy.
Lonicera fragrantissima - Winter flowering Honeysuckle
Rhododendron Christmas Cheer rarely cheers up
Christmas - but it is good for January and better still in February,
Rhododendron macrophyllum One of the earliest of the Rhododendrons
Sarcococca humilis - Sweet Box or Christmas Box
Skimmia x confusa 'Kew Green'