Some Grog For My Fuchsia

September 12, 2012

Some Grog For My Fuchsia

I found this on Sprout,  American Nurseryman’s newsletter.

Taken by Kristin Candler, this photo shows The Prospect Of Whitby, London’s oldest riverside Inn. It is, reportedly, where the Fuchsia was introduced to London when it was traded for a noggin of rum.

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pale fuschia

pale fuschia (Photo credit: kumquatgirl)

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4 Responses to “Some Grog For My Fuchsia”

  1. Shannon Says:

    Oh, I love this! Funny, history is, isn’t it? Fuschia is loved by hummingbirds and hard to find here without paying an arm and a leg.


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