Monthly Archives: May 2015

Clethra barbinervis • Summersweet

Clethra     • Summersweet  • リョウブ •   令法 •    ryōbu We have only one clethra in the Garden, but it is a Japanese one:  it grows in Area F, along the second shortcut and under ginkgo and … Continue reading

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Rhododendron melinanthum • rhododendron (D) in Area B

Rhododendron • Rhododendron / Azalea • シャクナゲ / ツツジ • 石楠花 / 躑躅 • shakunage / tsutsuji I was waiting for it to boom all spring, and not sure what to expect: it finally happened, although Hiroko had to point … Continue reading

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