27th July

…menziesii. Quite nice but do we need two sorts and does this sell? Need to check. Sanquisorba officinale Sanquisorba officinale A new abelia; Abelia ‘Sunshine Daydream’ with pink buds, white…

2nd July

…an easy first, but they are old plants, Abelia floribunda very good. Several daffs not dead yet. No Nigra’s [bamboo] over 3 feet high. 1900 – JCW Romneya coutleri just…

7th July

…of it, Mikado is over. Dracoenas just over. Escallonia pteroclaydon is good. 1915 – JCW Abelia floribunda V.G. Rosa Brunonis are good, Lilium giganteum open but only a few bulbs…