18th March

…evergreen but which has lost its leaves in the wind. Photinia macrophylla Roy with what I thought was a Gardenia. He says it’s a Photinia! Roy with what I thought…

8th March

…Evergreens for the Dinner March 1929 Gardenia axillaris Hastia 24406 Ilex insignis Ilex oldhamii Lindera megaphylla Michelia floribunda Michelia excelsa Olea excelsa Photinia flavidiflora Quercus acuta 2 Cleistocarpa 2 Cuspidata…

23rd March

…which cuts the bloom but is a dry frost, the gardenia stood a night of it, a very cold wind. 1919 – JCW No Narcissi Poets, M de Graaf open…

4th January

…1931 – JCW Much as in 1930 C speciosa is better and we have had nice Gardenia flowers up to 7 inches across. R venustum has supplied house flowers for…