Forest - Foliage and Flowers.

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Forest - Foliage and Flowers.

Postby abwal » Wed Apr 16, 2008 4:28 pm

The forest garden in summer.

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Re: Forest - Foliage and Flowers.

Postby The Estate » Wed Apr 16, 2008 5:23 pm

onya Ab, I do like your forest :mrgreen:
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Re: Forest - Foliage and Flowers.

Postby Mister Wisteria » Wed Apr 16, 2008 6:15 pm

A lovely display of colour. :D
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Re: Forest - Foliage and Flowers.

Postby rosie » Thu Apr 17, 2008 9:02 am

Nice colours. Do like that pale green/edged white groundcover.
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Re: Forest - Foliage and Flowers.

Postby BC » Thu Apr 17, 2008 7:41 pm

Brilliant colours.
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Re: Forest - Foliage and Flowers.

Postby abwal » Thu Apr 17, 2008 8:25 pm

Rosie, it is a herb - coleus amboinicus- commonly called Mexican Sage, Mexican Mint, mother of herbs, etc. That particular one is the variegated form. It actually belongs to the mint family and grows as readily. It is great in cooking.
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