Cobaea buds 24.8.2002
Our Cobaea 24.8.2002
A bud about to open
Bud about to open next day.... (1.9.2002)
Our plant 4.9.2002
Flower close-up 4.9.2002
Cobaea after frost - 19.10.2002
Newly opened flowers have funny white stripes in them - 27.9.2002
my Cobaea scandens seedlings 27.2.03
Buds look like little starfruit
One bloom and more on the way!
Same plant, pale flower
29 days after sowing indoors, temperature 24C, combo of cool + warm fluorescent lights. Current height ranges fm 4cm to 31cm. 92% germination.
This are my seedlings this year, i live in Guernsey (UK).
cobaea seed pod
Apparently this plant was a volunteer. Nova Friburgo, north of Rio de Janeiro, late winter.
This is one half of my cobaea
This is the other half
Young cobaea in late May, climbing fishing wire. It has been planted out for about 6 weeks, and has quadrupled in size.
Funny little tendrils grasping the fishing-line trellis.
My cup and saucer on my arbor, February 2006
Cup and saucer vine on my arbor, February 2006
clseup of bloom
Bloom day 2
Cobaea has a disease! What's wrong?
White Cobaea in pots
A new bloom.
Older bloom darkens to a rich purple.
Blooms gone by.
A 4" plant planted in fall - June 09
Cup and Saucer Vine
not fully mature flower and bright red autumn foliage
Photo courtesy of Karl Gercens. Copyright Karl Gercens. Conservatory Horticulturist at Longwood Gardens. http://www.karlgercens.com/