shell ginger in flower

This is the Garden Express Summer Garden Photo Competition. Entrants need to be Garden Express Forum members. Please refer to the Competition Terms & Conditions and the specific Judging Criteria and Prize announcements. Entries closed April 18th 2008, winners announced.

shell ginger in flower

Postby janeb2178 » Mon Apr 14, 2008 11:05 pm

Animal Photos 163.jpg
Animal Photos 163.jpg (77.38 KiB) Viewed 3803 times


this is a shell ginger in flower
janeb2178
Head Gardener
 
Posts: 108
Joined: Tue Jan 08, 2008 8:33 pm
Location: kwinana, perth, western australia

Re: shell ginger in flower

Postby bubba louie » Mon Apr 14, 2008 11:14 pm

Good sized flower spike there. Mine have all been smaller.

Image
“Just living is not enough... One must have sunshine, freedom, and a little flower.”
Hans Christian Andersen
User avatar
bubba louie
Garden Wizard
 
Posts: 6803
Joined: Wed Aug 30, 2006 6:23 pm
Location: Brisbane

Re: shell ginger in flower

Postby veg gardener » Tue Apr 15, 2008 5:25 am

very nice
User avatar
veg gardener
Gardening Sage
 
Posts: 1135
Joined: Fri Jun 08, 2007 7:30 pm
Location: Woodville Nsw 2321

Re: shell ginger in flower

Postby rosie » Tue Apr 15, 2008 8:06 am

Gorgeous flower. Kwinana Perth thats not a tropical/sub tropical area. How can you grow these so well Jane? :mrgreen:
User avatar
rosie
Head Curator
 
Posts: 769
Joined: Thu Nov 15, 2007 10:54 pm
Location: Hawkesbury/Windsor, NSW

Re: shell ginger in flower

Postby abwal » Tue Apr 15, 2008 9:05 am

A very nice ginger with a good perfume.
Gardening is sharing.
User avatar
abwal
Garden Wizard
 
Posts: 8458
Joined: Fri Nov 10, 2006 8:17 pm
Location: Bundaberg Qld (Sub-tropical)

Re: shell ginger in flower

Postby The Estate » Tue Apr 15, 2008 9:18 am

Oh I do like that plant =p~
The Estate
Garden Wizard
 
Posts: 14753
Joined: Mon Aug 28, 2006 9:52 am

Re: shell ginger in flower

Postby Mister Wisteria » Tue Apr 15, 2008 10:03 am

That is a pretty one. :D
Slip Slop & Slap and Don't Forget Your Hat.

Anti Skin Cancer Foundation.
User avatar
Mister Wisteria
Garden Wizard
 
Posts: 6061
Joined: Thu Nov 16, 2006 10:10 pm
Location: Glen Waverley


Return to Summer Garden 2008 Photo competition

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 2 guests

cron