Boea hemsleyana

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  • Photographer: Alcie Maxwell
  • Grown by: Alcie Maxwell

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B. hemsleyana has an interesting flower form, with the top two corolla lobes forming a kind of hood or bonnet, and the lower lobes a kind of platform. This serves to display the plant well, and provides a good landing spot for pollinating insects.

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