We had celebrity visit today at Max’s. It was a gentleman who knows a lot and is not shy to share this information. His encyclopaedic knowledge and unfettered opinions filled in some gaping holes in our plant identification. He also confirmed that many were unusual specimens in the garden. Which of course is good, but it is also bad. Very nice to know it is special. Not so good is the increased pressure to protect these plants. Some are positioned very awkwardly, not in the best place for them to thrive but too large to move easily. Several are very tatty looking and situated in prime positions. The Moral Maze ……….