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Posted: 05/06/2016 at 21:13

At least he is close to a hospital. A friend of ours who runs the diving on Cocos (keeling ) island in the Indian Ocean, had to be medevacced back to Western Australia to be treated.  4hour flight.  2 flights a week.

He's fine now. Is is treatable, so don't worry too much.

Aquilegia flowers 2016

Posted: 05/06/2016 at 21:01

All specimens welcome.

Aquilegia flowers 2016

Posted: 05/06/2016 at 20:53

A white pom pom and a white stellata. Stellata have no spurs .(sometimes called clematiflora.)

Aquilegia flowers 2016

Posted: 05/06/2016 at 20:49

Aquilegia flowers 2016

Posted: 05/06/2016 at 20:46

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Aquilegia flowers 2016

Posted: 05/06/2016 at 20:44

Nora Barlow,  Layers of petals, one that had added its genes  to most of mine.

Black barlow

Pink pom pom

Garden Pictures 2016

Posted: 05/06/2016 at 20:36

help identify plant

Posted: 05/06/2016 at 20:26

The aliens have been at it again

Caper spurge.  Euphorbia Lathyris.

 The sap causes sensitisation of skin to sun, and will cause burns, so remove using gloves.

Plants identity

Posted: 05/06/2016 at 20:19

1st one an aeonium

2nd  Lychnis coronaria

 3rd one a candelabra primula, possible pulverulenta

 Not sure of last one.

 Does it smell oniony?

2 x ID please

Posted: 05/06/2016 at 20:08

top  one is an opium poppy, paeoniflora or double type.

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