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Lilium Martagon Pink

Added on 24 Mar, 2018 | 3 photos

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Lilium regale ‘Album’

Added on 25 Mar, 2018 | 2 photos

Three pots in back garden

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Lilium speciosum var. rubrum 'Uchida'

Added on 28 Feb, 2015 | 1 photo

6 in pots from Sarah Raven.

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Linaria dalmatica

Added on 11 Apr, 2019 | 1 photo

Graceful, willowy stems of narrow grey leaves topped with spikes of pretty, budgie-like, pale yellow flowers to ...

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Liriope muscari

Added on 11 Sep, 2013 | 1 photo

Liriope muscari ‘Monroe White’

Added on 6 Apr, 2018 | 0 photos

Position: partial to full shade, but will tolerate a sunnier spot if the soil is reliably moist.
Soil: well-dra...

Lonicera 'Halliana'

Added on 8 Dec, 2013 | 0 photos

Genus: Lonicera.
Species: Lonicera 'Halliana'.

lovely semi evergreen scented honeysuckle. 14 small plants from Dobbies sale £1 each planted in the hedge around...

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Lupin 'Gallery Yellow'

Added on 14 Jun, 2017 | 1 photo

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Lupin 'Masterpiece'

Added on 23 Apr, 2017 | 3 photos

3 young plants in the raised beds. April 2017. Slug pellets deployed!

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Lupinus ‘West Country Devon Sun’

Added on 5 May, 2018 | 3 photos

Three in golden border. May 2018

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Lupinus (blue)

Added on 2 Jul, 2019 | 2 photos

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Lupinus arboreus

Added on 23 Apr, 2018 | 2 photos

RHS AGM. The Tree Lupin is a shrubby semi-evergreen plant bearing short spikes of fragrant flowers in early summ...

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Luzula sylvatica aurea "Solar Flare"

Added on 21 Jan, 2016 | 1 photo

Genus: Luzula.
Species: Luzula sylvatica.

Three large established pots of evergold grasses. From Gardening Express Jan 16 for Golden Border.

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Lysimachia punctata

Added on 4 Jul, 2014 | 2 photos

Not to be confused with the noxious weed Purple Loosestrife (Lythrum salicaria). This is a vigorous species that...

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Lysimachia punctata 'Golden Alexander'

Added on 10 May, 2015 | 2 photos

golden variegated loosestrife. 50x 45 cm and flowers all summer! 2 in Golden border.

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Lysimachia x 'Candela'

Added on 29 Oct, 2015 | 1 photo

Genus: Lysimachia.
Species: Lysimachia x 'Candela'.

White flower spikes on compact green foliage. Excellent autumn colours. 25 x 30cm. Hardy in normal winter condit...

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Magnolia denudata 'Yellow River'

Added on 14 Jan, 2019 | 1 photo

From Gardening Express. Arrived in good condition with three flower buds. Have planted it in the middle of Heuch...

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Magnolia loebneri ‘Leonard Messel’

Added on 5 Oct, 2019 | 1 photo

In centre of raised bed where pink rose was. October 2019

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Magnolia stellata

Added on 25 Nov, 2013 | 1 photo

Genus: Magnolia.
Species: Magnolia stellata.

AGM Compact, deciduous shrub bearing white, star-shaped, fragrant blooms in great abundance during spring. Ht u...

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Mahonia media 'Charity'

Added on 15 Sep, 2013 | 2 photos

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Malus 'Cheal's Weeping'

Added on 23 Apr, 2018 | 5 photos

Hardy flowering Crab Apple, grafted. 'Cheal's Weeping' is a compact, semi-weeping, deciduous tree...

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Malus 'Comptesse De Paris'

Added on 3 Dec, 2014 | 2 photos

Species: Malus..

This Malus Tree, more commonly known as a Flowering Crab Apple, offers delicate, white blossom in spring amongst...

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Malus 'Evereste' - Crab Apple

Added on 23 Jan, 2014 | 3 photos

Genus: Malus.
Species: Malus 'Evereste'.

From crocus. Lge pot grown plant about 6' tall with three apples on it. lovely condition. Planted in front ...

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Malus 'Indian Magic'

Added on 23 Jan, 2014 | 7 photos

Genus: Malus.
Species: Malus 'Indian Magic'.

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Malus 'John Downie' - Crab Apple

Added on 13 Nov, 2014 | 3 photos

Genus: Malus.
Species: Malus.

Probably the most popular of all the Crab Apple trees this tree is notable for its oval fruit which are glossy a...

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Malus 'Katy'

Added on 24 Oct, 2014 | 3 photos

Heavy crops of bright red early fruit. Sweet, juicy, acid firm flesh. Excellent juice and makes palatable cider....

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Malus 'Scotch Bridget'

Added on 24 Oct, 2014 | 3 photos

Genus: Malus.
Species: Malus domestica.

A reliable Scottish cooking apple that is also widely-grown in north-west England.
Scotch Bridget phototape
Or...

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Malus ‘Pink Glow’

Added on 10 Feb, 2018 | 3 photos

One bare root from Primrose. A good shaped plant. Planted outside living room window. Feb. 2018. White blossom a...

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Malus (unknown var. possibly 'Spartan')

Added on 30 May, 2016 | 1 photo

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Malus domestica 'Discovery'

Added on 12 May, 2014 | 3 photos

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Malus domestica ‘Golden Delicious’

Added on 17 May, 2014 | 3 photos

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Malus domestica (cooking apple)

Added on 17 May, 2014 | 3 photos

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Meconopsis ‘Hensol Violet’

Added on 30 Apr, 2019 | 1 photo

2 in apple tree border.

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Meconopsis betonicifolia

Added on 19 Mar, 2014 | 4 photos

Genus: Meconopsis.
Species: Meconopsis betonicifolia.

Three near front hedge.

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Meconopsis betonicifolia ‘Alba’

Added on 8 Oct, 2014 | 1 photo

From Ashbrook May 2018

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Mentha suaveolens Variegata

Added on 6 May, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Mentha.
Species: Mentha suaveolens.

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Monarda ‘Westacre Purple’

Added on 11 Apr, 2019 | 2 photos

In a pot for edible flower display. April 2019 Plantsman’s Preference.

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Monarda didyma 'Snow White'

Added on 25 May, 2019 | 1 photo

3 from Secret Garden Club. May 2019. All in back garden.

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Muscari

Added on 16 Mar, 2014 | 1 photo

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Muscari 'Peppermint'

Added on 20 Mar, 2019 | 2 photos

Dense spikes of dark blue blending up to pure white fragrant flowers. 12-15cm.

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Muscari (White)

Added on 13 Sep, 2014 | 2 photos

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Muscari azureum

Added on 20 Mar, 2019 | 1 photo

Powder blue grape Hyacinth. non invasive. Fragrant. 15cm Mar-April.

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Myosotis palustris - Water Forget-Me-Not

Added on 14 Apr, 2015 | 1 photo

Genus: Myosotis.
Species: Myosotis palustris.

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Myriophyllum brasiliensis - Red Stemmed Parrot's Feather

Added on 19 May, 2016 | 1 photo

Genus: Myriophyllum.
Species: Myriophyllum brasiliensis.

Submerged oxygenating plant, also producing emergent growth. Pretty whorls of feathery green leaves on red stems...

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Nandina domestica ‘Firepower’

Added on 9 Dec, 2018 | 1 photo

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Nandina domestica ‘Obsessed’

Added on 9 Dec, 2018 | 1 photo

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Narcissus 'Golden Bells'

Added on 14 Apr, 2014 | 2 photos

Genus: Narcissus.
Species: Narcissus bulbocodium.

20x10cm

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Narcissus 'Golden Ducat'

Added on 19 Apr, 2015 | 1 photo

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Narcissus 'Hawera'

Added on 10 Oct, 2014 | 2 photos

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Narcissus 'Jetfire'

Added on 10 Oct, 2014 | 1 photo

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Narcissus 'Minnow'

Added on 25 Mar, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Narcissus.
Species: Narcissus.

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Narcissus 'Misty Glen'

Added on 13 Sep, 2014 | 2 photos

RHS AGM

Misty Glen - one of the very finest daffodils which opens pure white with satiny smooth perianths ...

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Narcissus 'Pacific Coast'

Added on 10 Oct, 2014 | 2 photos

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Narcissus 'Pipit'

Added on 13 May, 2015 | 2 photos

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Narcissus 'Quail'

Added on 6 Sep, 2015 | 1 photo

Species: Narcussus jonquila 'Quail'.

10 bulbs in square planter with Chilean Guava.

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Narcissus 'Rip Van Winkle'

Added on 15 Mar, 2015 | 2 photos

Small pot of this for pallet shelves. Plant in garden later.

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Narcissus 'Sailboat'

Added on 6 Apr, 2015 | 2 photos

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Narcissus 'Sun Disc'

Added on 10 Oct, 2014 | 1 photo

in big brown planter at front door window.

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Narcissus 'Sweet Love'

Added on 14 Apr, 2017 | 1 photo

Multi headed var. tall dwarf. cream sepals, lemon trumpet.

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Narcissus 'Tete a Tete'

Added on 20 Feb, 2014 | 2 photos

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Narcissus 'Thalia'

Added on 13 Sep, 2014 | 1 photo

Position: full sun or partial shade
Soil: well-drained soil
Rate of growth: fast-growing
Flowering period: Ma...

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Narcissus 'Topolino'

Added on 8 Mar, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Narcissus.
Species: Narcissus 'Topolino'.

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Narcissus ‘Petrel’

Added on 17 Nov, 2018 | 2 photos

In pot back garden 2018

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Narcissus ‘Quail’

Added on 2 Apr, 2019 | 1 photo

Multi headed flowers to 4cm in diameter. Very fragrant. Max40cm. One pot for spring table, April 2019

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Narcissus (scented, double, small flowered, yellow)

Added on 10 Apr, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Narcissus.
Species: Narcissus.

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Narcissus tentandrus ‘Tresamble’

Added on 4 Feb, 2019 | 1 photo

White dwarf narcissus 30cm flowers April.

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Narcissus W.P. Milner

Added on 29 Oct, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Narcissus.
Species: Narcissus 'W P Milner'.

Species daffodil. March/April 20cm.

In pot on patio with small conifer.

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Nemesia denticulata 'Confetti'

Added on 19 Jun, 2016 | 2 photos

Bought five small plugs from Hayloft 2016. Doing well in patio border...still very small, but growing and flower...

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Nepeta faassenii

Added on 16 Jun, 2017 | 1 photo

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Nepeta x faassenii 'Junior Walker'

Added on 8 Nov, 2016 | 1 photo

Four in raised borders Nov. 2016

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Nymphaea

Added on 27 May, 2016 | 4 photos

Two in the pond. 27th May 2016. Lilies Water GArdens online.

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Oenothera 'Sunset Boulevard'

Added on 3 Jul, 2018 | 2 photos

Orange coloured Evening Primrose grown from seed. Perennial. Reliable and pretty.

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Oenothera fruticosa (Narrow-leaved Sundrops)

Added on 3 Jul, 2018 | 1 photo

Perennial Evening Primrose grown from seed. Clumps up well. Doesn't grow too tall and straggly.

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Olea europaea

Added on 8 Aug, 2014 | 3 photos

Genus: Olea.
Species: Olea europaea.

Trim in spring. Feed weekly during growing season. In greenhouse.

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Omphalodes verna 'Alba'

Added on 20 Mar, 2015 | 1 photo

Genus: Omphalodes.
Species: Omphalodes verna.

Pretty white flowers and creeping stems. Enjoys part shade. 20 x 30cm. Semi evergreen. In the white garden at ...

Ophiopogon nigrescens (Black Lily turf)

Added on 15 Feb, 2014 | 0 photos

Genus: Ophiopogon.
Species: Ophiopogon planiscapus.

Sizeable clump in the garden when we moved in. Split and replanted Feb. 2014.

Oreganum vulgare 'Country Cream'

Added on 13 Apr, 2014 | 0 photos

Species: Oreganum vulgare 'Country Cream'.

Bushy perennial herb with attractive cream and green variegated foliage and pale pink summer flowers that attrac...

Origanum onites - French Marjoram

Added on 23 May, 2015 | 0 photos

Genus: Origanum.
Species: Origanum onites.

Origanum vulgare compactum

Added on 9 Apr, 2014 | 0 photos

Ornithogalum pyrenaicum

Added on 11 Apr, 2019 | 0 photos

An unusual bulbous plant making a spike of starry greenish white flowers on a wiry stem to 50cm in summer. Rare...

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Osmanthus heterophyllus 'tricolor'

Added on 25 Jan, 2015 | 1 photo

Genus: Osmanthus.
Species: Osmanthus heterophyllus.

Evergreen prickly leaved shrub. Small growing to about 50cm. yellow leaves with green speckles and reddish tinge...

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Oxalis enneaphylla ssp.ibari

Added on 8 Mar, 2019 | 1 photo

Family: Oxalidaceae
Main Season: Summer
Flower Colour: lilac/pink
Leaf Colour: Blue/grey/silver
Foliage:...

Pachysandra terminalis 'Green Sheen'

Added on 13 Jul, 2015 | 0 photos

Genus: Pachysandra.
Species: Pachysandra terminalis.

Hardy, evergreen spreading foliage plant with glossy green foliage and tiny white flower spikes. 15cm x 60cm. Pa...

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Paeonia 'Cherry Hill'

Added on 11 May, 2016 | 2 photos

Genus: Paeonia.
Species: Paeonia lactiflora.

A very early flowering variety with dark red flowers. Strong stems with very good length. Produces many flowers....

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Paeonia 'Cytherea'

Added on 13 Apr, 2016 | 2 photos

Genus: Paeonia.
Species: Paeonia 'Cytherea'.

PAEONIA 'Cytherea'

Plant Type: Paeonia - Herbaceous & Hybrids
Grows To: 75 cm [29 inches]...

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Paeonia cambessedesii

Added on 8 Oct, 2014 | 2 photos

Genus: Paeonia.
Species: Paeonia cambessedesii.

Small plant sent from Brian Oct 2014. Planted at corner of Patio nearest to Arch.

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Paeonia lactiflora 'Doreen'

Added on 13 Apr, 2016 | 3 photos

Genus: Paeonia.
Species: Paeonia lactiflora.

80cm pink with yellw centre flowers June

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Paeonia lactiflora 'Karl Rosenfield'

Added on 11 Jul, 2014 | 1 photo

Genus: Paeonia.
Species: Paeonia lactiflora.

Large red double flowers are displayed above dense clump of robust, lobed foliage. Full sun or part shade in dee...

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Paeonia lactiflora 'Red Magic'

Added on 10 May, 2017 | 1 photo

One of the best red Peonies. The flowers of 'Red Magic' are composed of broad cranberry-colored petals...

Paeonia suffruticosa - Chinese Tree Peony - Purple

Added on 30 Apr, 2019 | 0 photos

Paeonia unknown var. pale pink.

Added on 4 Jul, 2019 | 0 photos

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Parahebe 'Snow Clouds'

Added on 19 Apr, 2016 | 3 photos

Species: Parahebe.

Erect racemes of small saucer-shaped white flowers with pink eyes appearing over blue-green foliage. Mat forming...

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Parahebe catarractae 'Delight'

Added on 16 Aug, 2017 | 1 photo

Species: Parahebe catarractae.

40cm evergreen. Flowers June to November in full sun or part shade. Deadhead for repeat flowering.

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Parthenocissus henryana - Chinese Virginia Creeper

Added on 19 Jun, 2015 | 1 photo

Genus: Parthenocissus.
Species: Parthenocissus henryana.

deciduous self clinging climber. dark green leaves with silvery white veining. Red new growth. Turns bright red ...

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Pear 'Concorde'

Added on 30 Jan, 2015 | 1 photo

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Penstemon 'Alice Hindley'

Added on 4 Feb, 2016 | 1 photo

Genus: Penstemon.
Species: Penstemon 'Alice Hindley'.

Three for raised pink and blue border. Feb.2016

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Penstemon 'Garnet' (Shirley's)

Added on 11 Sep, 2013 | 1 photo

One added to pod planting far right corner. July 2016.

Penstemon 'Pensham Laura'

Added on 4 Apr, 2016 | 0 photos

Genus: Penstemon.
Species: Penstemon.

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Penstemon 'Plum Jerkum'

Added on 21 May, 2016 | 3 photos

Species: Penstemon..

Three plugs for the pod planting. Hayloft may 2016. Growing on in pots.

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Penstemon 'Rich Ruby'

Added on 4 Jul, 2014 | 2 photos

Species: Penstemon..

Description
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