Flowers on Friday

Erythronium californicum ‘ White Beauty’ has numerous large white flowers with yellow centres which sit proudly on stems up to 20cm and has pretty mottled leaves. The header image is Erythronium ‘Pagoda’ a beautiful hybrid between E. tuolumnense and E. californicum ‘White Beauty’, bearing 3 to 4 sulphur-yellow flowers on a 25cm stem in April.

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  1. restlessjo says:

    Pretty! 🙂 🙂 How’s the sciatica today?

    1. Heyjude says:

      Not so bad today – worse when I have walked a lot and definitely worse at night. Never had it last this long before.

      1. restlessjo says:

        Herbal remedies, anything like that, help? 🙂

        1. Heyjude says:

          I suspect there is a trapped nerve. Not sure anything will help except exercises or maybe a chiropractor.

        2. restlessjo says:

          Well then go and do it! Don’t wait for me to nag 😆

        3. Heyjude says:

          I need someone to nag me.

        4. restlessjo says:

          NAG! NAG! NAG! 🙂

  2. Your photo is stunning, Jude.

    1. Heyjude says:

      Thanks Ali. The white ones were high up and in a perfect position to see the sunlight through them.

  3. BeckyB says:

    Stunning photograph, beautiful flower but so sorry to hear about the sciatica. Have you got back to the drs to check nothing else is happening?

    1. Heyjude says:

      I shall go to the drs. Haven’t as yet as there isn’t much they can do, but as you say worth checking there isn’t another problem.

  4. These make such a pretty display in big numbers.

    1. Heyjude says:

      I have just bought one plant – hope it likes the spot and multiplies!

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