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PostPosted: Fri Jun 15, 2012 8:13 pm    Post subject: I know this. Do you? Reply with quote


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A little garden in Co. Limerick.Some non-gardening photographs.
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PostPosted: Fri Jun 15, 2012 8:34 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Looks like Haemanthus deformis.


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PostPosted: Sat Jun 16, 2012 3:08 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Hi S.S.,

I have it down as Massonia Depressa, but as you know they often keep changing the botanical names of plants.

It likes to be dry in our winter as that is equivalent to its summer in S.A. It needs a sheet of glass over it, here.

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