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Tassel Hyacinth

By GeorgePlatis
Leopoldia cosmosa is a perennial bulbous plant. Usually called the Tassel Hyacinth, it is one of a number of species and general also known as Grape Hyacinths, It is found in rocky ground and cultivated areas. In Rhodes can be found on mountains and fields. It has a tuft of bright blue to violet-blue sterile flowers above brownish-green fertile flower, which open from dark blue buds. It is the tuft which gives rise to the name "Tassel Hyacinth". The flower stem is 20-60 cm tall.

Thank you all for your comments in my last upload.

Tags: Flowers and plants Tassel Hyacinth

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ColleenA Plus
5 367 6 Australia
6 May 2013 3:02PM
4 stunning images George,V1 is magnificent, I love the soft colours of the background, what a beautiful flower

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johnke 5 223 15
6 May 2013 3:04PM
A super st George, good photography...John
Hermanus 5 4 South Africa
6 May 2013 3:45PM
Excellent photos and write up George !!
boov 5 2 United Kingdom
6 May 2013 5:13PM
Brilliant set V3 Edges it.....
User_Removed 8 48 1 United Kingdom
6 May 2013 5:16PM
A super set of images.
Mrsbass 5 2 1 United Kingdom
6 May 2013 5:29PM
Superb set George, beautiful colours and presentation.
taggart Plus
13 47 13 United States
6 May 2013 5:56PM
A wonderful collection of this very unusual hyacinth-- I think I like the buds better that its tassels!
NDODS 7 5.1k 125 United Kingdom
6 May 2013 6:21PM
Four incredibly beautiful floral photographs George each an abundance of delightful and mot refreshing colour.

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin
capto Plus
6 5.2k 8 United Kingdom
6 May 2013 10:48PM
An unusual and beautiful flower.Smile

7 May 2013 9:34AM
A lovely set of this beautiful flower George. Thank you for the name, because now I know how is called the flower in my last upload.
Mike_Smith Plus
10 490 1 United Kingdom
7 May 2013 5:46PM
Cracking set of shots lovely colour too
Richsr 11 91 223 England
7 May 2013 7:21PM
A good set of images of this colourful flower George
Regards Richard
annettep38 Plus
6 218 40 Costa Rica
18 May 2013 10:43PM
George I am very grateful for this upload, it is unusual and colourful! Your POV is so dynamic!
...and, at last I have an ID for this plant that we find here in May, but nit this cold spring Sad

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