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Sussanah

I live at the base of Mt Gravatt mountain in Brisbane. Part of Toohey Forest . A native habitat of flora & fauna. My garden is my peace. View is too.

Dichorisandra Thyrsiflora

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Sussanah

#mealybug #sapsuckers #infested brought in by #ants #brazilianblueginger check out how big they are you can see their legs. Time for a chop and bin.

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Sussanah

Now it’s rained everything’s come out for a feed 💩

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Sussanah

#brazilianginger

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nej

Beautiful

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Sussanah

@nej I always think of you when it comes to this. I was confused between native and Brazilian and you clarified it for me

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nej

I love this one, it's a beauty

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Sussanah

#bluebrazilianginger #beefood as it’s #purple

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anges

That's a lovely colour 💜💜💜

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debbiegillan

I have a blue ginger plant too. So pretty. I was lucky to stumble across one out of the blue. I had been looking for one initially after my aunt passed away. Blue ginger was her favourite flower

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nej

Looking beautiful. Mine hasn't budded up yet.

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Sussanah

#bluebrazilianginger new shoots

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rosegardengirl

My favourite plant.

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Sussanah

#bee coming in for landing on #bluebrazilianginger

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jeatacake

Great timing & beautiful plant 😍

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Sussanah

It’s so easy to grow in shade. @jeatacake

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jeatacake

Got a fair bit of shade here, but not the Brazilian warmth! 😀

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cyndi

So pretty

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Sussanah

@cyndi sure is. Blooms for ages

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cyndi

Does it have a scent?

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columbiariver

Oh boy that is fantastic!

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karmey

Took me awhile to find bee🐝 but I got him, lovely ginger grate pic sussanah

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nej

Beautiful. The blue banded bees love em

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Sussanah

@cyndi no unfortunately. Looks like it should have one hey.

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Sussanah

@nej @columbiariver @karmey thanks Laura and Nej. I took a shot of native ginger last year with a blue banded bee buzzing. You id for me. Legend.

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Sussanah

#bluebrazilianginger #ginger #tropical

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gjones

Gorgeous😍😍😍

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richard.spicer.7906

This looks awesome 😀

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brightcolours

#bestoffeb #summer

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Sussanah

@richard.spicer.7906 @gjones dead easy to grow here. Look it’s got rain on it. Yay✨😍

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gjones

After your hot weather, I'm sure the rain is definitely refreshing and needed.

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Sussanah

@rosegardengirl swipe either way

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Sussanah

#bluebrazillanginger #ginger #brazillian #tropical

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Sussanah

#bluebrazilianginger #folige

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gauravsh6

Exotic #foliagefriday 😊

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Sussanah

@gauravsh6 I cut this down to ground September. 3 mths later........

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Joan323

🌺looks so healthy..

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Sussanah

@Joan323 thanks Joan. Well suited to my sub tropical climate. The flowers are just starting to bloom.

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Joan323

🌺I love all the gingers.. flowers are all so lovely..

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Sussanah

#brazilanginger

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brightcolours

#bluebrazilianginger #dichorisandrathyrsiflora

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Sussanah

#brazilianginger

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rosegardengirl

#sussanah love blue Ginger.

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Sussanah

@rosegardengirl the last pic when you swipe is really blue hey!

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brightcolours

#bluebrazilianginger #dichorisandrathyrsiflora

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Sussanah

@joan323

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Joan323

Wow.. I can’t remember seeing that one before Sussanah.. beautiful..

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Sussanah

#nativeginger

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brightcolours

Alpinia caerulea?

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Sussanah

Yes.

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nej

@Sussanah @brightcolours I think this one is Brazilian blue ginger not alpinia Caerulea

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Sussanah

I'll have to double check. The blue one might be from mum and dad's place. @nej @brightcolours

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Sussanah

@dhawl1

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brightcolours

#blueginger

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brightcolours

Is it the native one? Or this one: http://www.burkesbackyard.com.au/fact-sheets/in-the-garden/flowering-plants-shrubs/blue-ginger/#.WCahgWUnGrU

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karmey

Yes it's #blueginger #dichorisandrathyrsiflora

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karmey

Yes Katie it's the same one as on burkes backyard @brightcolours

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gjones

Lovely blue colour!

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Sussanah

@gjones @karmey @brightcolours I always thought it was native ginger. No idea why I called it Brazilian.

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Sussanah

#discovertheworld

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Sussanah

@dhawl1

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