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Here I would love to share with you our travels and adventures as international mushroom consultants. MEMOIRS about husband Pieter Vedder, who was a SCIENTIFIC PIONEER in Mushroom Cultivation Education. His practical handbook is in 8 languages and is called the MUSHROOM BIBLE: https://mariettesbacktobasics.blogspot.com/2020/08/modern-mushroom-growing-2020-harvesting.html

Saturday, July 18, 2015

{Hibiscus 'Kona' - Hibiscus rosa-sinensis hybrid}

On June 15, Pieter did make a beautiful photo of our Hibiscus 'Kona' a Hibiscus rosa-sinensis hybrid that produced this year's first bloom.
We do have this beauty for years already and it goes inside the greenhouse during the winter.
Ours came from +Logee's Greenhouses and they still have this Hibiscus 'Kona' (Hibiscus rosa-sinensis hybrid) ←just click it.
But for being able to make more photos, I did wait in vain... On July 10, there was one floppy looking big bloom. So below I show you photos from August, 2010.
Color looks different here as well... could be camera related?
Perfect light...
Such a tropical beauty!
We sure do hope to see more blooms later...

Related link:
{3 Hibiscus Varieties 'KONA' - 'CONFEDERATE ROSE' and a RED variegated} | previous post by me

17 comments:

  1. What gorgeous blooms ... your Hibiscus 'Kona' is truly breath taking, what a blessing to enjoy such beauty. A true reflection of the care both you and Pieter give to your plants. Wishing you a wonderful day!! xo Celia M. (HighHeeledLife.com)

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  2. Very beautiful and I adore the color. Wishing you a nice Friday.

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  3. Good morning, dear Mariette.
    Excellent post (as always)! What delight to see this beauty this morning!
    kisses

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  4. Mariette, you' e beautiful flowers in your garden!
    V.

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  5. Liebe Mariette,

    das ist zauberhaft schön.
    Sonnige Grüße
    Elisabeth

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  6. Deze vind ik ook altijd zo prachtig! fijn weekend,Joan

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  7. Liebe Mariette,
    eine wirkliche Schönheit, diese Blüte.
    Die Farbe ist wunderschön.
    Einen guten Start ins Wochenende wünscht dir
    Irmi

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  8. Alles bloeit zo mooi bij jou.
    Groetjes, Marianne

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  9. Wonderful Hibiscus, dearest Mariette
    Wishing you a wonderful weekend,
    Love and hugs,
    Claudia

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  10. Today, you show us one of the most beautiful flowers over the world. What a pity, they only live one day more or less.
    Hugs dear Mariette.
    María

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  11. Dearest Mariette
    A beautiful Hibiscus, Your husband Pieter about the rotarin from Februay 2015 he was very intresting article of second Languages. I with even after my exercise for the brain and my golfing Thank you so much from you .
    Hugs and love to you both!
    Michiko

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  12. Wunderschön blüht der Hibiscus, liebe Mariette, wir haben auch einen im Garten, aber seine weißen Blüten zeigt er uns noch nicht.

    Ich grüße Dich herzlich und wünsche Euch ein schönes Wochenende mit viel Wohlgefühl
    Traudi

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  13. What a beauty! Not the typical hibiscus I have image in my mind, but it sure has got this tropical look :-) The petals look very soft and warm. I do hope you get more blooms!
    P.S. I got coconut sugar recently. LOVE it! I've been enjoying it in my coffee :-)

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  14. Wat een mooie bloem. Ook zo groot.
    Groeten Janny

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  15. I love these flowers, and yours is exceptionally beautiful. Best wishes.

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  16. Your hibiscus is so beautiful. I like those fragile pink petals in the sunlight!
    I read your former posts yesterday and today. Although, sometimes it is not easy for me to understand your writing, I really enjoyed them. Sorry my English skill is not enough to read at times, but I am glad to get to know about you from reading your many posts.
    I am glad to hear that you once visited Japan and you still keep your 18 years Toyota car.
    I look forward to visiting you again! Have a happy new week.(*^_^*).

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