The Queen in My Garden

I’m starting to get a nice little collection of Anthuriums.  Also known as tailflower, flamingo flower, and laceleaf, the flower of this tropical plant is quite impressive, but it’s my latest acquisition that is a royal stunner.  With dramatic burgundy flowers that can also range from black to brown (I’ve been watching the colour lighten as the flowers age), meet the Black Queen Anthurium I couldn’t walk past recently.

The Black Queen

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Pretty Poinsettias and More

I’ve now not one – not two – but three very pretty Poinsettias and all of them are currently in flower.  I just love the effect the cold weather has on my plants.

Pretty Pink – still blooming and complete with spider

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