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By Pamd


Lachenalia viridiflora (Lachenalia viridiflora)

Bought this little gem last night. We had Bob Brown from Cotswold plants talk at our HPS. of course he brought plants for sale.:o))



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Gorgeous colour Pam....

4 Nov, 2010

 

I've got it in the conservatory at the moment & I've just come in & it's really shining blueish green, more blue I think.

4 Nov, 2010

 

Had to look this one up ...the Turquoise Hyacinth ... it's stunning.

4 Nov, 2010

 

Its lovely, most unusual.

4 Nov, 2010

 

Oh my - that is stunning!

4 Nov, 2010

 

I've just checked out his site and there is some great stuff there - I hope you're on a commission!

4 Nov, 2010

 

Ooooh....that is lovely....I've only seen the yellow ones.....

4 Nov, 2010

 

Meanie yes he sells great stuff & if you have his catalogue he writes in funny little quips at the bottom of the pages & tells you if the plants are "bomb proof". www.cgf.net.

5 Nov, 2010

 

Just remembered this - how is it doing?

5 Jan, 2015

 

Hello Meanie, yes I still have it, was just looking at it today, will be going over soon. It's in the cold greenhouse.

5 Jan, 2015

 

Excellent!
I've ordered seed. The others that I'm growing were easy from seed so here's hoping.

5 Jan, 2015

 

Wow, just realized how long ago I aquired that. I don't look after it at all well, usually forget to start watering again untill I see it's started to shoot. It's summer dormant. Someone was selling young plants of it at our HPS club last Autumn. I took my "drooping" pot full for the display table & then this person turned up with her "perky" little young ones. lol.

6 Jan, 2015

 

I've found that as long as they get their summer rest (and bake in the greenhouse) they are very willing and tolerate all kinds of abuse.

7 Jan, 2015



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