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Hedychium densiflorum "Assam Orange"

meanie

By Meanie


Hedychium densiflorum "Assam Orange" (Hedychium densiflorum (Ginger Lily))

This stunning Ginger cultivar was growing at Oxfords botanic gardens today.



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Looks like you had a good day out Meanie..Great colour on that one a Ginger Ginger.

28 Sep, 2011

 

An expensive one too Pimpernel!
Needed some shoes and stuff, then went to my favourite florist in the covered market who always have an interesting range of bulbs. I couldn't resist!
Many more pics to come too!

28 Sep, 2011

 

beautiful! does it smell of ginger at all?
favourite florist? what else did you buy?

28 Sep, 2011

 

I didn't notice if it did or not, although it is an ornamental.
Just bought bulbs!

28 Sep, 2011

 

good florist if it sells bulbs too ~ doubt they were the ordinary sort

28 Sep, 2011

 

It's the one where I got my Hymenocallis and Scadoxus bulbs.

28 Sep, 2011

 

worth visiting.

28 Sep, 2011

 

Ooo I like that one lovely colour and effect.

28 Sep, 2011

 

It is Sticki - four Muscari macrocarpum 'Golden Fragrance' for £1.50 and five Galtonia viridiflora for £2.50!

A bit of a gem isn't it 6d!

28 Sep, 2011

 

that second one is another beauty.
great prices.

28 Sep, 2011

 

i feel a trip to oxford coming on!!!
now where did you say the florist is? and which was the street for eating out??

28 Sep, 2011

 

The florist is in the covered market, but someone bought all the Galtonia bulbs!
Cowley road is the place to eat.

28 Sep, 2011

 

Nice plant!

28 Sep, 2011

 

cowley road duly noted
sending private investigators out to find person who bought all the bulbs!!!

28 Sep, 2011

 

'ere you go missus....Bloke wot bought the bulbs is known as " the pollen Perv" in the locality. Cash running out send sum more...

28 Sep, 2011

 

I never made that last comment....Hackers !

28 Sep, 2011

 

have to send internet investigators as well now!!!!

28 Sep, 2011

 

Sue calls me the thieving b@$t@rd when she catches me taking seeds or cuttings from her plants!!

28 Sep, 2011

 

but you still take them anyway!!!

28 Sep, 2011

 

Too right!

28 Sep, 2011

 

thought it would take more than that to stop you.

28 Sep, 2011

 

She threatened me with "that"!

28 Sep, 2011

 

I daren't ask.

28 Sep, 2011

 

!!!!!!!!!

28 Sep, 2011

 

Send more cash...The Clues av dried up....

28 Sep, 2011

 

will have to wait for culprit to put photos on flikr or GoY!??

28 Sep, 2011

 

No way!

28 Sep, 2011

 

Patience .....Damn it. Or You could Pm Pimprnel.....

28 Sep, 2011

 

the scarlet pimpernel??? you seek him here, you seek him there.....

28 Sep, 2011

 

Shush...Stiki

28 Sep, 2011

 

are you on the case pimpernel?

28 Sep, 2011

 

Eyes an ears Stiki ...Eyes n ears

28 Sep, 2011

 

Wow! That's spectacular! I've never seen this one before...

I'll be you want one now, right? lol! :>)

29 Sep, 2011



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