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Rachel's Journal

Rachel's Journal

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Perfect Place

12 May 2011 20:11:22
Arisaema intermedium

Arisaema intermedium

I found the perfect planting place for this little gem.

But you'll have to check out my album to see it. 

When I shrink the photo to put it into a journal, you can see nothing.

He is green and very small so will need to be contrasted and placed front of the border.

 


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LindaB LindaB 12 May 2011 20:17:11

Great place Rachel, will look well there.


Jacinta Jacinta 12 May 2011 20:21:09

Got that one on Sunday. Lovin' it!


Rachel Rachel 12 May 2011 20:24:44

Jacinta, it has your mouse plant to keep it company. The mouse plant isn't flowering so I can't tell but are they similar?


Myrtle Myrtle 12 May 2011 21:49:26

It will fit perfectly in your bog "bed" which sits perfectly among those big leaves of hostas and the other big dark ones at the back (cant think now what they are called!)


Clara Clara 13 May 2011 08:37:42

Rachel have just looked at the photos,  and what colours  in your garden and looks so good, beautiful.


Rachel Rachel 13 May 2011 11:16:19

Myrtle, the Arisaema is not a bog plant so it will go at the base of the planter. The dark planter should highlight its greenness.

Thank you, Clare. I must admit a bit of a bit in colour at the moment. But the alliums and irises are coming so, hopefully, not for long :)


Myrtle Myrtle 13 May 2011 13:46:27

Sorry Rachel, it will indeed look lovely there. (I'm inclined not to take in details of plants that I wont be having in my garden, the brain can only take so much information as you get older!)( A bit like my garden which is limited to how many more plants I can get!)


Rachel Rachel 13 May 2011 20:11:38

Are you feeling older now that you are an expectant granny again, Myrtle? Congratulations, by the way. We're all the same - we take scant note of something we can't or don't want to grow.


Myrtle Myrtle 13 May 2011 20:44:01

:) not just feeling older :)


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