Gallery of heat-survivors, almost all pot-dwellers…

Astilboides tabularis 616
Surviving well in a watered pot, though this was last week and it is toiling a bit now, the gracious leaves of Astilboides tabularis, now having its fourth birthday from seed, Tostat, August 2016
Begonia luxurians 816
New to me this year, Begonia luxurians, semi-shaded position and well-watered, and I really love it. What luxury!
Clerodenron bungei 716
Clerodendrum bungei lasted only a week in the heat and is already setting seed
Deinanthe caerulea Blue Wonder 716
Deinanthe caerulea ‘Blue Wonder’ is taking it’s time to settle into a pot. But the strange flowers are quite unique.
Hesperaloe parvifolia 2 716
The lobster-pink flowerspike of Hesperaloe parviflora– very badly treated by me, but it has flowered for the first time! Unfortunately it was decked this week by the dog!
Hedychium gardnerianum 716
Hedychium gardnerianum flowered with great ceremony, but only for a few days!
Lilium Flore Pleno and web 716
The fleeting beauty of Lilium lancifolium Flore Pleno with added spider web…
Pennisetum viridescens 816
Stunning black flowerhead of Pennisetum alopecuroides f. viridescens… first one this year.
Salvia Ember's Wish 816
New to me this year, Salvia x hybrida ‘Embers Wish’ with delectable colouring