Urginea maritima in very full bloom. You can see there are lots and lots of reasons for the bees to get excited.
I wonder what the bulb below really looks like? It’s hard to get the bulb and the blooms in the same photo.
Gee, how tall is that bloom stalk?
Really tall. So tall that I have to stand pretty far back to get both the bulb and the blooms in the photo.
And if you were wondering what the Botanical Games are, join me after the break… (more…)