Another meeting with Ancient Industries today, looking at some fabulous furniture. I received a nice update from How Green, who are growing some interesting annuals for the garden; it looks like most of them are looking good. Roger Platts has managed to find the Molopospermum , which we had all but given up on. I did announce that there would be no cow parsley in this garden, but I’m sure there’ll be someone who questions the umbells, and what is officially a cow parsley or not! I do think Anthriscus sylvestris can be over-used at Chelsea, so I’ve selected umbellifers that give that lovely contrast to the verticals. Chaerophyllum, ammi, and the almost-unpronounceable molopospermum…..