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Garden Art

We had a little fun yesterday, installing a gorgeous century plant flower into the garden.

The massive century plant dies after flowering.

The massive century plant dies after flowering. You can see the dark hole of a chamber this stalk vacated, surrounded by dry fronds at the base of the other healthy, thriving cactus.

Such impressive flowers

Such impressive flowers

The stalk dries out quickly, within weeks.

The stalk dries out quickly, within weeks.

It's nice to have big tools.

It’s nice to have big tools.

Over the fence it goes

Over the fence it goes

Secured to the fence

Secured to the fence

 

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I think we have found our Christmas tree already!