shady bit

There were three Betula pendula in the lawn when I arrived here, and a bank of red-stemmed Cornus fronted by Euonymus. This provided me with an ideal shady area, sheltered from wind by the Cornus bank. Plantings include:

Chaenomeles speciosum 'Umbilicata', Viburum fragrans 'Nanum',

Hedera helix 'Erecta', Physocarpus opulofolius 'Aurea',

Syringa emodi 'Aureovariegata', Lonicera pileata 'Green Moss',

Acer shirasawanum 'Autumn Moon',

Zelkova serrata 'Variegata', Camellia 'Cornish Spring',

Ilex aquifolium 'Flavescens', Buddleja davidii 'Leela Kapila',

Pulmonaria 'Ocupol' and 'Diana Clare', Mukdenia rossi,

Scopolia carniolica 'Zwanenburg', Peltoboykinia watanabe,

Polygonatum 'Welsh Gold', Euonymus 'Woolong Ghost',

Epimedium, Primulas, Ferns, Geraniums, Hostas, Galanthus.