22nd May

…‘Adamii’ We have two plants of Laburnocytisus ‘Adamii’ planted in 1991 which are currently full out. A strange cross between a laburnum and a cytisus which ought to be genetically…

24th May

…etc going back. Viburnum, Laburnum, R roylei, R gibsoni opening. 1898 – JCW Picked some ripe G Spur and H Irving. 1897 – JCW Moved Jacko and some seedling daffs….

4th June

…picked the first Harrow hybrid sown in 1908, R boothi open for the first time and plicatum and laburnum good. R baylei remains good. Auklandii over. Roses nice. I go…