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Solved Some sort of flower

Discussion in 'Identification Area' started by Zigs, Nov 4, 2018.

  1. Zigs

    Zigs Ginger Admin Staff Member

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    Saw this in Whitstable castle gardens :)

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      Shoo Fly plant aka Nicandra physalodes.
       
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        Ta Pal :thumbsup:

        Got some seeds off it :whistle:
         
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        Love it.
        NICANDRA  PHYSALODES  VIOLACEA 09-Sep-17 1-41-40 PM.JPGNICANDRA  PHYSALODES  VIOLACEA 09-Sep-17 1-41-46 PM.JPGNICANDRA  PHYSALODES 17-Aug-17 1-54-18 PM.JPGNICANDRA  PHYSALODES 17-Aug-17 1-54-25 PM.JPGNICANDRA  PHYSALODES 17-Aug-17 2-43-08 PM.JPG
         
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          Also known as the Apple of Sodom :yikes:

          Not a lot of people know that :snorky:
           
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          Or Apple of Peru, though it's vaguely poisonous. It's a tropical weed species, which is presumably how it gets into bird seed and then sometimes pops up around bird feeders. It's a fun plant for our gardens.
           
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            Definitely a plant once, weed out forever plant!
             
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