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Posted: 13/07/2014 at 20:55

 More flowers have opened today. It should be at the peak for when Kef comes on Tuesday. Sadly it will then die as it is monocarpic. I hope to have seeds though.


Posted: 13/07/2014 at 20:50

No scent, I've just checked. But that could be because the tree lilies are pumping out enough for the whole garden.


Posted: 13/07/2014 at 20:47

 View from the oval window.

A walk at Attenborough by the River Trent.

Posted: 13/07/2014 at 20:44

 Busy eating dinner.

 Late ducklings.


Posted: 13/07/2014 at 20:39

Ok so photos are loading slow tonight.


Posted: 13/07/2014 at 20:38

 Well it was there a minute ago.




Posted: 13/07/2014 at 20:37

For all non football types. This is the quiz of the night.... Name that plant.

Kef wanted me to put this on, she says no one will know.I know.Obelix will know.

 4 ft high. Flowering now. Individual flowers about 2 inch across.


Can anyone name this plant?

Posted: 13/07/2014 at 20:30

This is what to expect. This is a 15 year old clump.


ferox argentea

Posted: 13/07/2014 at 20:24

I think its a good plant even without berries.

ferox argentea

Posted: 13/07/2014 at 19:35

I think its very shy though. I have never seen flowers on mine, male or female.

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