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Loki Loves the Agapanthus – Not!

My Lily of the Nile (agapanthus) which came to me as a tiny cutting from the parent plant in the artist Hornel’s garden down in Kirkcudbright when I was a volunteer guide there doesn’t impress our Loki one bit judging by his tongue out pose — he can be like a recalcitrant teenager at times —

I gave the small plant two summers at Daar Lodge before transplanting the African Lily to the rigours of a windswept Bardrishaig on the Isle of Luing for three seasons – now blooming on her second season here in Comrie she is proving to be none-the-worse for her adventures as the myriad blossoms show —

 
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