General comment Kew Gardens starts the year with both colour and scent. @kewgardens – nothing dull here… November 1, 2018 The Teddington Gardener Coloured dogwoods, Cornus – Midwinter Fire, C. sanguinea Alba and Flavermimea – a perfect position to catch late afternoon sun and reflect in the waters The Temple of Aeolus with dogwoods reflected in the lake The Museum with a changing program of displays The Palm House backlit by the late but not warm (oh no!) afternoon sun Chinese Guardian Lions and the Museum reflected in the lake, late afternoon sun Winter Box, Sarcococca, heavily fragrant by the Victoria Gate complex. Cyclamen coum beneath Malus Sentinel An unnamed Camellia (else the label is buried among the foliage) Amazingly, my first Daffodils on the Mount Hamamelis x intermedia Pallida Witch Hazel Pallida A whole lot of mulching going on in the Woodland Sinofranchetia chinensis – will have to look this one up Disporum cantoniense – a small bush at the head of the Rockery Meanwhile, in the Davies Alpine House The Grass… View original post 171 more words Advertisements Share this:TweetEmailPrintMoreShare on TumblrLike this:Like Loading... Related Post navigation ← Teddington Gardener Review of the Year – January 2014 – at Wisley and Kew. Winter breaks early. Sir Harold Hillier Gardens, Hampshire → About The Teddington Gardener Martin Ogden - gardener and photographer, rose-whisperer and garden wanderer. Heading into my sixth year now at the heart of the Horticultural Team at Petersham Nurseries. View all posts by The Teddington Gardener → Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email. Basic HTML allowed. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.