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182/2011 “drops of blood”



182/2011 "drops of blood", originally uploaded by rosipaw.

Fuchsias are thriving in English gardens. As I’m only used to them as pot plants back at home, seeing the big bushes here is a real feast.

You may be wondering about the title of this picture. Interestingly, that’s what the Finnish name of this flower translates as. I can see the resemblance but I must say ‘fuchsia’ sounds so much gentler.

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1 Response to “182/2011 “drops of blood””


  1. 1 Susan van Gelder
    July 12, 2011 at 05:02

    I love fuchsias – but they don’t grow well here. I don’t think I have ever seen them in such profusion.


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