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Friday Photo: Thistle

Friday Photo: Thistle

8 Apr, '1113 Comments

I never for once thought that the thistle would grow in my garden. I thought they’re more of a colder weather plant, being the first time I came across it was in the north of Scotland! But not only did it survive, it actually flowered this week! I’m so happy… Have a wonderful Friday my […]

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Strelitzia

Strelitzia

23 Jul, '080 Comments

Strelitzia, originally uploaded by malyousif. This is the first of four Strelitzias to flower. This plant is 3 years old and this is only the second time that it blooms.

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Clerodendrum thomsoniae

Clerodendrum thomsoniae

30 Nov, '070 Comments

Bleeding Heart Vine, originally uploaded by malyousif. Another shot of this lovely plant for this week.. have a wonderful Friday everyone!

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Bleeding Heart Vine

Bleeding Heart Vine

23 Nov, '072 Comments

Bleeding Heart Vine, originally uploaded by malyousif. I had three of these rather unassuming looking (without their flowers that is) climbers which I planted on a trellis on my Northern Border. One died and the other two didn’t seem to be doing anything. But a few weeks ago they “woke up” and this week I […]

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Camels DO NOT make good pets!

Camels DO NOT make good pets!

20 Aug, '0743 Comments

They’re born and bred for the desert, not people’s homes and most definitely NOT to be kept as pets. Apart from their natural stink, they apparently are very horny buggers! Pet camel kills Australian woman A woman in Australia has been killed by her pet camel after the animal may have tried to have sex […]

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