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Echium

Posted by
grouser (Ludlow, United Kingdom) on 8 September 2016 in Plant & Nature.

These fantastic spires of flowers are actually native to Madeira although I can't say I ever saw them there. These escapees are flourishing along the Cornish coast here and are spectacular. This one is over three metres tall

NIKON COOLPIX P7000 1/1029 second F/6.3 ISO 100 28 mm (35mm equiv.)

NIKON COOLPIX P7000
1/1029 second
F/6.3
ISO 100
28 mm (35mm equiv.)

cornwall
echium