Monday, 10 February 2014

Abraham-Isaac-Jacob


One of the more preposterously named plants, but a welcome splash of exotica and colour this morning at Bourne Hall, Ewell. The flowers will space themselves out from this tight cluster over the coming weeks. A naturalised species that naturally occurs as close as south-east Europe.

3 comments:

Gibster said...

Took myself down there today and duly saw these in flower. I've walked past them innumerable times but never before knew the identity.

Steve Gale said...

At last I have repaid some of the tickage...

Author Prayatna said...

The story of the prophets in the Quran is for Mahamati Prannath.
http://sanandhonline.blogspot.com/2014/01/alif-lam-mim-unlocked-and-the-stories-of-Quran.html

औलाद याकूब कहया इसहाक , इनों का कबीला है पाक |
"Jacob (or Imam Mahdi Mahamati Prannath) was the (godly) son of Issac (or Devchandra Mehta) whose tribe of followers has been said holy."