Liz Bishop
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Tower-of-Jewels Plant in Bloom: Echium

Echium wildpretii - a species of flowering plant in the family Boraginaceae. It is an herbaceous biennial plant that grows up to 10 ft in height. The common names are Tower of Jewels, Red Bugloss, Tenerife Bugloss or Mount Teide Bugloss

Elephant ear plant (Xanthosoma - known as coco yam in UK grocery shops) growing in a mixed tropical foliage border

Queen's Wreath Vine - Another for walls or back viewing wall. Fast grower, heat tolerant, full sun, needs trellis. *Bloom's spring through fall!

Queens Wreath Vine (Antigonon leptopus) is a wonderful asset to my garden. This 'natural beauty' is a vine that is native to Mexico and Central America. Stunning pink sprays of flowers appear in spring and last until the first frost.