Garden plan for L.J. Rose

Scope and Content

Pen and pencil on paper

Plan shows pool, rose garden, river, churchyard, ditch and grounds with formal and informal areas. Beds are annotated with planting layouts and plant names including Latin and common names and named varieties

It is unclear how CAN/15/1 relates to this plan

Pencil inscription at upper right edge, ‘L.J. Rose Esq. Planting plan’

Pencil inscription at lower right edge, ‘Planting plan’, and ‘Office copy. Scale 1/8” = 1 foot. Drawing No R24/106. 8.12.71. PSC 30.3.72’

Pencil annotations at upper right and lower left edges comprise plant names including lists of named varieties of hydrangeas, roses, paeonies, plums, apricots, nectarines, pears, gage plums, apples and peaches

An annotation indicates that plant names underlined in red denote correct planting

Pencil annotation on reverse, ‘L.J. Rose Esq’, and in pen, ‘Assorted planting plans etc’

Dimensions: 106.8 (w) x 67.8 (h) cm

Fair condition; some creasing and smudging; repaired tear at left and lower edges