19th March

…good. R sutchuenense ciliatum at their best. Camellia speciosa has been very good since Christmas, Ciliatum is very good. Barbatums are good. Magnolia denudata and a big Mag kobus show…

13th June

…– it never died down in the mild winter and is in full flower already. Tropaeolum ciliatum TROPAEOLUM ciliatum TROPAEOLUM ciliatum Aesculus indica ‘Sidney Pearce’ Aesculus indica ‘Sidney Pearce’ Aesculus…

14th June

…up through something into the light. Tropaeolum ciliatum Tropaeolum ciliatum 2016 – CHW In London for the day – how The City and Moorgate, where I worked for 10 years,…

4th July

…Asia trying some cuttings or wait for the seeds which I have not noticed before? Tropaeolum ciliatum Tropaeolum ciliatum Now off to the Isle of Wight with a few new…

29th June

…tropaeolum varieties? Tropaeolum ciliatum Tropaeolum ciliatum The old fashioned alstromeria which has grown, seeded and suckered itself in several borders. alstromeria alstromeria Fuchsia exorticatica still has an odd flower left…

15th March

…a few P Mary. 1913 – JCW A few reticulata, and bad ones, open. We have nearly reached the poets in daffodils. Ciliatums going over, the best white Arboreum is…

16th March

…a few P Mary.1913 – JCW A few reticulata, and bad ones, open. We have nearly reached the poets in daffodils. Ciliatums going over, the best white Arboreum is well…

24th February

…A few Nar cyclamineus hybrids out, several hybrid scarlets open, some pink arboreums, snowdrops going back. Prunus pissardi are nice, several ciliatum about – Rho lutescens at its best. 1910…

18th February

…show colour – Longistylum – Moupinense – Ciliatum – Sutchuenense – Keiskii – Arboreum – Lutescens – Pachypodum colour showing – Argenteum – Primulicuum – Cuneatum – Dahuricum – Dahuricum…

25th March

…[?] carlesi. Erica hybrida is good and has been since Christmas. 1913 – JCW R ciliatum nearly over, C reticulata half out, much as in 1897. 1904 – JCW Just…