22nd October

…for the last 3 weeks. Hydrangeas, roses, cyclamen, R moyesii (fruit) are all good. 1900 – JCW Some Polyanthus up. Many good roses on walls and in beds. Belladonna V.G….

20th September

…last flower for this year on Romneya coulteri. Eucomis bicolor’s flowering stems have collapsed as seed sets. A white flowered form of Amaryllis belladonna is out below the dining room…

26th September

…St Austell to see the early autumn colour which was fantastic. A second flowering on Viburnum plicatum f. tomentosum as the leaves turn purple. Amaryllis belladonna and Dahlia ‘Bishop of…