Busy day

April 1st.  SE Coordinators meeting at Vincent Square meeting with the RHS about the Plant Heritage marquee at Hampton Court a chance to visit the RHS Spring Show at the Westminster Halls and an invitation to hear Kate Bradbury talk about climate change and biodiversity at the Lindley Library, a foolishly hectic schedule, albeit highly enjoyable. …

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Don’t judge a book by its cover

Early books were bound on the instructions of the purchaser, hence the potential discrepancy between the contents and what is shown on the binding.  (One could almost imagine covering some fluffy chick-lit with a Jonathan Franzen cover nowadays.) This was just one of the gems of information from Brent Elliott, RHS Historian, at the recent …

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