JEKYLL, Gertrude. 19963



Autograph Letter Signed ‘G.Jekyll’, to Mrs. Thring, thanking her for the thistle seed, identifying the buttercup bush as Potentilla fruticosa, and confirming she will send the Iris stylosa very soon. A good one page example, 7 x 4 inches. Munstead Wood, Godalming, 26 August. Gertrude Jekyll (1843–1932), artist and garden designer. “Thank you for the thistle seed, it sounds a little like an old garden friend that i always grow.”