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Satin Doll

Posted by cactusmcharris 4 / Interior BC (My Page) on
Mon, Aug 27, 12 at 15:49

It's the newest growth on Kalanchoe beharensis 'Nudum'


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  • Posted by teatree zone 8b/Oregon (My Page) on
    Mon, Aug 27, 12 at 15:58

Epitome of perfect growth.

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Well, we know he speaks Latin.

RE: Satin Doll

Oh my such lushness.

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It's a topper, all right. This is what it looked like in San Diego (on a 3' shrub of it, grown in low light)


In case you didn't know, I was thinking of the song by the same title ( a jazz standard written by Duke Ellington and Billy Strayhorn with lyrics by Johnny Mercer - thank you, Wikipedia) when I titled it thusly.


Gallia est omnis divisa in partes tres, amirite?


It's surprising to see it on a small-tree / large-shrubbery Kalanchoe.

RE: Satin Doll


Well, I think Julius Caesar would agree with that statement, not sure if it holds up in modern times, though I'm not from Gaul so how would I know?
(thanks Wikipedia)

Baby, shall we go out skippin?
Careful amigo, you're flippin',
Speaks Latin, that satin doll.

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