19 Oct 2007

Pink Mink Protea

Feathers, wool yarn, cilia… Protea neriifolia
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19 Oct 2007

Protea neriifolia “Pink Mink”

Salvaged this from an arrangement. It reminds me of a magnificent bird. Doubt I can grow these in my clay soil, but have to try, especially after reading this old Washington Post article about global warming killing proteas. Protea neriifolia

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