Letter from Gertrude Jekyll to Mrs Brand [Amy Barnes Brand]

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Written from Munstead Wood, Godalming, [Surrey]. Manuscript.

Jekyll will send eight dahlias and 12 lavenders next week; other plants will be sent in the autumn; she invites Brand to visit for tea at five as early in June as she can so she can see the azaleas, which will be ‘at their best from about May 27 for ten days’. Dated 12 May [1928; plants referred to appear on an invoice as having been sent on 12 May 1928, see JEK/2/1/34; in addition, an envelope is postmarked 12 May 1928]. With envelope