Kniphofia uvaria, flowers, gardening, fire

Kniphofia uvaria - Red Hot Poker or Torch Lily. These are so much fun and easy to grow.

Purple and Jade Elephant Food - grows like crazy and needs very little attention

(hanging basket - Purple and Jade Elephant Food - grows like crazy and needs very little attention

Ixia - an indigenous South African beauty.

The vast majority of the flowers that I grow from bulbs are in a single family (Iridaceae) and originate from a single country (South Africa). This Ixia is but one example.

Bird of Paradise: Strelitzia reginae is a monocotyledonous flowering plant indigenous to South Africa. The flowers stand above the foliage at the tips of long stalks. The hard, beak-like sheath from which the flower emerges is termed the spathe. This is placed perpendicular to the stem, which gives it the appearance of a bird's head and beak.

Bird of Paradise: flowering plant indigenous to South Africa. (it has the appearance of a bird's head and beak).

Agapanthus are indigenous to South Africa. BelAfrique your personal travel planner - www.BelAfrique.com

Beautiful flower considered to be a noxious weed in Victoria, Australia. Can take over the garden, but lovely when controlled.

When you volunteer with Via Volunteers, you will have the chance to see how beautiful South Africa is! Protea

The official flower of South Africa: King protea, Protea cynaroides, Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden, Cape Town, South Africa

Babiana 'Mighty Magenta' for the gravel garden. Known in Africa as the baboon flower.

Allium Ampeloprasum (Spanish Allium)

Babiana Mighty Magenta for the gravel garden. Known in Africa as the baboon flower.


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