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physalis (Physalis alkekengi (Alkekengi))

the small bud of the chinese lantern plant, very small and insignificant but you get that lovely orange berry from it.. grew it from seed last year and it's first seasons flowering..

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So it will produce viable fruits then?
One of my favourites!

16 Jun, 2011


yes that's right there should be some this year, looking forward to it :-)

16 Jun, 2011


doing a lot better than mine

16 Jun, 2011


thanks Paul..

16 Jun, 2011



16 Jun, 2011

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This photo is of "chinese lantern" in Surreylad's garden

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