21st June

…decorum x, venator, wilsons fortunei ( in quarry), the latter outstanding with Discolor in the A.G. – others not. Tropaeolum speciosum, Eucryphia intermedia (above Orchid House), Styrax wilsoni, Cornus cuspidata,…

15th July

…Put in from 207 to 218, new things of E’s. 1897 – JCW Nitida has lately started to grow properly. All Engelhart’s bulbs are planted. I speciosum at its best….

30th August

…like their roots in the shade (or under a slate or mulch covering) and their long climbing tendrils in partial but not scorching sun. Much like Tropaeolum speciosum in fact…

7th June

…– JCW Only two pods of K.A and Jacko picked. Leaving for Scotland, far behind the above. 1897 – JCW The first Tropaeolum speciosum opens, a lot of waterlilies on…

14th June

…It is invading the nearby camellia just as Tropaeolum speciosum does nearby. Another tropaeolum whose roots need to be in the shade with the 6-10ft tendrils reaching up through something…