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Three odd flowers.

Category: The Wildflowers | Posted: Sat Jul 03, 2010 6:26 pm

The first is Harvest Brodiea whose flowers emerge when the leaves have gone. a coastal plant mainly. The secon is a parasitic plant, orobanche grayana, that is also coastal as it grows near gumweed. The white is ocean spray, a usually large shrub with masses of flowers.


( photo / image / picture from Kildale's Garden )


( photo / image / picture from Kildale's Garden )


( photo / image / picture from Kildale's Garden )






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eileen wrote on Sat Jul 03, 2010 6:41 pm:


Three unusual and lovely wildflowers. I really like the Harvest Brodiea and the parasitic plant would be welccome in my garden any time. I see why the third plant got its name as it looks alot like the ocean spray it's named after.




 

featherphobia wrote on Mon Jul 05, 2010 3:24 am:


These are bautiful, we get the brodiea as a cut flower at the Cut Flower where i work they ususlly come out of holand.





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