6th March

…good. R praecox has opened heaths very nice. Prunus triloba good, one Cam reticulata. 1903 – JCW The same as the above, but I see no Emperor but plenty of…

8th March

…Spur, H Irving, much Maximus, many incomps, Caerhays are good, Dauntlep open, many Camellias out. 1903 – JCW Picked the first Halleana (stellata), Prunus triloba shows colour and reticulata. 1902…

21st May

…be allowed to call it triloba. A first flower on this young plant. The one down Bond Street has, I think, died over the winter. Pterostyrax psilophyllus var. leveillei Euptelia…

31st March

…Ostava (over) and Rho ‘Shamrock’ Hovel Cart Road- Survival rate very high Hoheria sexstylosa very vigorous Tom Hudson’s Acer triloba 648 excellent. 1994 – FJW 6 House martins seen. 1941…

9th November

…to Disanthus ovatifolius (previously Uocodendron whartonii) which proves this name change makes sense. What else has flowers shaped like these? Asimina triloba perhaps? The colours on the Disanthus cercidifolius have…

27th February

…1900 – JCW Many Narcissi maximus, a large batch of transplanted H Irving, several Caerhays, a large lot of my own seedling trumpets. 1899 – JCW Prunus triloba first flower,…

2nd March

…fair lot of Caerhays and common double open, also a few Lent Lilies. Most of the Tenby open, crocus all out, half of the Maximus out, bits of Prunus triloba….