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I grew this Hibiscus bush from a cutting when my garden was being cleared for re-modelling.  Look at her now – isn’t she beautiful?

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These magnificent blooms usually last for weeks but unfortunately, due to a recent 44 degree day have been deep fried, until I don’t recognize them, at all!

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So sad is the sight, I couldn’t bear to photograph their demise but hope they’ll come back… be resilient in pink profusion once more.

I’ve even painted them a couple of times and used the results to illustrate my postcards.

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Our Hibiscus is flowering again – don’t know how many times a year it does, but it does with no attention from me.  Except to snip some of her beautiful blooms so I can paint them…

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