This plant is a real beauty. It requires alot of watering in our hot dry summers.
Close up of the flowers
Photo taken at Norfolk Botanical Gardens in Virginia Sept. 05.
I love the glossy thick leaves!
New leaf with frost
Farfugium japonicum 'Gigantea' is the species form. All plants grown from the seeds of this plant are true to the parent.
One of my favorite plants of all time.
Huge glosssy green leaves.
December blooms, San Diego, CA
These leaves are over a foot accross and this crazy plant blooms in December for me!
started mid spring from a small cutting - this pic is mid oct 08
Growing in Inge Hoffmann's garden in San Leandro, Ca.
San Diego Botanic Garden
Los Angeles. I got this cutting from a neighbor who brought it from Argentina.
Richmond TX, z9a, 04/09/2013
Pat's Ligularia 'Gigantea' in her Waihi garden, NZ
Mounts Botanical Garden
Mounts Botanical Garden, Florida. Photo courtesy of Karl Gercens. Copyright Karl Gercens. Conservatory Horticulturist at Longwood Gardens. http://www.karlgercens.com/