2nd March

…magnolias in the hall. magnolias in the hall. 2017 – CHW Two hours filming a 1min 45sec piece on ‘Spring has Sprung’ (ie magnolias) for BBC Spotlight news. It was…

24th February

…cold east wind. Magnolia ‘Bishop Peter’ in the hall. Not as pale a colour as usual since picked before the wind. Magnolia ‘Bishop Peter’ Two wonderful vases of flowers outside…

15th April

…the now completed, wired and staked new planting above Roger’s Quarry. All looking good but we need rain. Planting above Roger’s Quarry 2004 – FJW Very sunny spring. Today a…

25th February

…ended up in one superb vase of flowers in the hall. What a vase of magnolias! What would any RHS show give for this. vase of flowers in the hall

8th April

…are half out. I returned from Dinton and the Drill Hall today, there were very few Poets at the Drill Hall except from the west. 1900 – JCW Bob saw…

12th July

…dogs in the car park. hot dogs The lecture hall where it was far too bright for any of the slides to actually show up at all on the screen….

23rd April

…Drill Hall last night, a few Marvel seedlings to open and a late poet or two, other things nearly over, picked and opened a ripe bud of Cyclamineus. The best…

4th June

…the camera runs out but I manage one last picture of the Embothrium above Mr Roger’s Quarry. Still full out weeks after the first one on the drive. Embothriums used…

7th April

Hall. The main garden tour ended in the tearooms at 4.45 with everyone still dry and somewhat exhausted. Archive room Archive room Archive room tour tour group photo Caerhays centenary…

4th April

…few Jonquil ???, many P M de G, also out Siren, Torch, Incognita, Homespun, 336, M P, Cardinal, Moonbeam etc etc, go to the Drill Hall. 1902 – JCW All…