• Crab Apple

    Tree No 55a Crab Apple Malus atrosanguinea Gorgeous

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  • Japanese Cherry

    Treen No 132a Japanese  Flowering Cherry Prunus serrulata Ichiyo This Flowering Cherry was planted in November 2019 in memory of Heather Medlock Click here to read about Heather Medlock

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  • Margaret Mary Harrington

    Margaret Mary Harrington – 1922 – 2018 “Margaret Mary Maxim was born in Albert Road, Braintree in 1922, and after that the her family were one of the first to take up residence in Silver Street in a newly built village called Silver End.  When Margaret was 21 she married Thomas Ronald Harrington, a Bocking  […]

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  • Viburnum plicatum

    Viburnum plicatum “Kilimanjaro” – Tree No 96b Planted in October 2018.

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  • Picture Page

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  • Magnolia “Heaven Scent”

    Magnolia “Heaven Scent” Tree No 95a – H22

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  • Rose Bed near the Lily Pond

    NB We shall be putting photos of the roses in flower in 2019 so they can be recognised. Becky of Becky’s Blog has donated 5 Roses from Messrs Cants in Colchester These are 2 Peau Douce (Pale yellow), 1 Colchester Beauty (pink) and 1 Susan (Creamy white) and I Nina (Scarlet) The Trefoil Guild have donated […]

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  • Shrubs near Holm Oak at the Main Gate

    The shrubs planted near the Holm Oak can be recognised from the following Plan. Look up the number on the plan from the list at the bottom of the page.

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  • Bhutan Pine 2016

    Bhutan Pine Tree No 99b Pinus wallichiana (Bhutan pine) description Bhutan Pine Pinus wallichiana A native of the Himalayas and introduced into Britain in 1823 by A.B. Lambert. In the wild state can reach 46 metres. It grows at 2500/3000 metres A very rapid grower – the leading shoot can grow 75 cm annually. Pinus wallichiana (Bhutan […]

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