Chelsea Physic Garden



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Echium at the Chelsea Physic Garden!

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Adonis aestivalis "look at me closely, I'm stunning"

And then there’s Leuzea centaurioides:

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Leuzea centaurioides "I'm a thistle, but you wouldn't know it"

And there’s the understated lupin – bring back lupins!

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Lupinus chamissonis

The common foxglove – but there’s nothing common about this one

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