A plantsman like his father, this younger Tradescant collected many plants from North America and introduced them into English gardens.
I love the informality of Churchill’s flower paintings, with simple vases containing bunches of garden blooms.
Many of us who love flowers cherish special floral memories that we hope we will never forget.
Chances are you have come across the name Gertrude Jekyll in books on flowers. She has influenced gardeners for generations, on both sides of the Atlantic.