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The neotropical blueberry is known for its emerging "superfood" title and its "udderly" unusual flowers. The tubular, painted blossoms of the Cavendishia grandifolia grow together in waxy clusters in their native Venezuela, Peru, Ecuador, and Colombia—often in cloud forests. Spotted at the New York Botanical Garden.
When is a fern not a fern? When it is in the Poppy family which is where this choice bit of Japanese fern mimicry resides. Perfect fern-like leaves which we could easily mistake for a Blechnum Deer Fern until the spikes of purest white flowers appear in late spring. Lovely plant for turning a supposition on its ear.
Astilbe is a fantastic plant to have in your flower garden. But what else can go in those spaces with it? Click on this article to learn about astilbe companion planting and plants that grow well with astilbe.