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Poor Man's Orchid - Francoa


By Siris

Poor Man's Orchid - Francoa (Francoa sonchifolia Rogerson's Form)

You could be tricked into thinking Francoa is an Orchid, but no its F.sonchifolia Rogersons variety.

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I love it , A good substitute for an Orchid ..

22 Jul, 2021


Agree!! Definitely a lovely substitute...
Gorgeous colour mix here!

22 Jul, 2021


Quite a tall variety with these purply flowers. I've another F. sonchifolia with pinker flowers, not quite so stand-out as shorter, variety or soil/planting position?

23 Jul, 2021

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See who else is growing Francoa sonchifolia Rogerson's Form.

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This photo is of "Francoa ? NOT Boykinia jamesii" in Siris's garden

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