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Nigella or Love in a Mist

Nigella or Love in a Mist (Nigella damascena (Love-in-a-mist))

rather fascinating flower, love the colour and strange design of the flowers. these self seed each summer, or at least they have for several years now.

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Absolutely wonderful....your close up includes such wonderful detail and I love the color....such an interesting shape

2 May, 2009


I agree with Skippy, hope they go seeding themselves for you to enjoy!

2 May, 2009


thanks to Skippy and Pansypotter for the nice comments. It is a pretty flower. Last summer some of them turned out to be a paler blue, which I was kindof sorry about, as prefer this shade of blue.

2 May, 2009


Super duper flower!

3 May, 2009


I am very fond of these, Janey, thankyou. Am hoping some of them will re appear this summer.

3 May, 2009


I am sure you will have them now forever, we do here in Hampshire.

12 May, 2009

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