J.J. Early Years

J.J. Education

J.J. Achievements

J.J. Masterpiece

J.J. Children

People behind
Junonia Jumalon Colley
  • The fifth of the 8 Jumalon children
  • Graduated B.S. Botany at the University of San Carlos.
  • Was M.S. Botany candidate when she got married and left for England.
  • Works as Technologies Manager at Robertet (UK) LTD, Haslemere, Surrey, subsidiary of the 7th biggest perfume company in the world; supplier to famous perfume houses like Christian Dior, Armani, etc.
  • Her HOSTA Garden was featured in BBC Gardener's World program viewed by millions; was also featured in Europe's number one garden magazine, "The Garden," published by the Royal Horticultural Society. Her garden was centrespread of an American garden magazine
  • Junonia is writer for the American Hosta and Hemerocallis Society. She is also photographer for the American Hosta Society Journal and British Hosta Society Bulletin.
  • Her Hosta collection of 1400 varieties is the second or third biggest in Britain and considered the best display of hostas and companion plants in England.
  • Her garden was awarded best garden in Headley Down for two successive years.
  • She was awarded runner-up wine maker of the year by the Alton Wine Circle in Hampshire.
  • She is interested in creating a Botanic Garden in Cebu if she finds entrepreneurs with similar interest.
  • Only child of Junonia: Christopher Jumalon Colley