Abutilon and Big Mask

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Abutilon and Big Mask

Postby midgin » Tue Sep 05, 2006 4:32 pm

This is my standard Abutilon Megapotamicum (Brazilian Bellflower) with some Bromeliad to the right of the mask.... Crab Apple top left, Casuarina on the roof, Hakea to the top right.....


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Postby The Estate » Tue Sep 05, 2006 5:54 pm

JUST SOO pretty, think hubby will deliver one down my way :oops:
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Postby Luzy » Tue Sep 05, 2006 6:38 pm

Veerrry pretty, midgin - and isn't that mask just awesome! :D
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Postby Pokie » Tue Sep 05, 2006 7:19 pm

Ditto what I said before! :D
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Postby Pam » Wed Sep 06, 2006 6:00 am

You did a good thing with the palm tree :wink: :lol:
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Postby midgin » Wed Sep 06, 2006 7:20 am

Thanks for the kind words guys.
I was pleased to see the palm tree chopped down, Pam.... it was a Cocos WEED. ...UGH UGH... I now have the trunk to attach my Bromeliads..etc. yippee..
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Postby Spider Lily » Wed Sep 06, 2006 7:08 pm

Looks lovely midgin :) How old is your Abutilon?
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Postby midgin » Wed Sep 06, 2006 7:20 pm

I bought the Abutilon approx 2 months ago.... no-one is allowed cuttings yet..... or so I told my sisters! :lol:
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Postby Lea » Sun Sep 10, 2006 2:41 pm

I LOVE Abutilons - so do our wild birds ;) - this one shaped as a standard looks great, Midgin (Y) :D
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Postby Yani » Mon Sep 11, 2006 7:37 am

That's lovely midgin :)
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Postby ginge » Mon Sep 11, 2006 8:06 am

That looks great, I would love to be able to see more of your garden.
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Postby midgin » Mon Sep 11, 2006 8:56 am

Thanks Ginge, I would also love to be able to see more of the garden.... it has rained here since Thursday...which is great, but I'm getting restless...just a wee bit of sun for one day would be lovely.

My standard azaleas are drooping very heavily..(looking from window)... all up we have had 5.75 inches of rain..(conversion to metric??)
We live in Newcastle and we have been fortunate enough to have regular coastal rain all year..... I hope this rain is falling further inland where it is needed.
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