Flowering in mid January Pasadena California
same plants in October- not terribly interesting this time of year.
December 30, 2006; A prolific off-setter, interesting patterning on undersides of leaves, rapid growth, Mission Viejo, CA
December 30, 2006; close-up of bloom as it forms, Mission Viejo, CA
January 11, 2007; bloom stalk continues to grow, Mission Viejo, CA
winter plant (with flower raceme in the middle) in Huntington Gardens showing typical leaf tip drying from low rainfall
February 18, 2007; extreme close-up of flower as it forms, Mission Viejo, CA
March 07 blooms
This is one that when stressed will have beautifully blackened background. I fog it lightly once each day during summer.
Huntington Gardens, California January