callmemadam (callmemadam) wrote,

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Mornin' dew

This is one of my favourite plants, Euphorbia mellifera.

I took this photo from a window. On the 'house' side of the plant flowers are starting to show already. If we get the threatened cold snap next week the leaves will droop but the plant will survive as it is perfectly hardy here.

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