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Fuchsias, Westoe Village, South Shields

Fuchsias

I tried my hand with this macro shot of some very small but delightful fuchsias in Westoe Village, South Shields. I’m not very good with gardening or botanical things either, but I think this variety is called Tom Thumb, and they were only about 1 cm across. Perhaps some kind reader could confirm the name.

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Written by curly

May 21, 2007 at 12:01 am

Posted in Colour, South Shields

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  1. I am looking at the same fuchsia outside my window – called either Tom Thumb or Mrs Popple – they are lovely and they attract hummingbirds!

    Isabella

    May 21, 2007 at 12:58 am

  2. ooo, i didn’t know that:)

    Aigars Bruvelis

    May 21, 2007 at 1:12 am

  3. hi curly the macro shot has turned out well.. it’s a good photo..
    i don’t know what they are but i,ve posted a macro shot of a King Prawn..

    sailerone

    May 21, 2007 at 9:17 am


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