Monday, February 28, 2011

Chillian Bellflower

Also known as Lageria rosacea, named after Napolean Bonapartes wife Josephine (La Pageria), the Chillian bellflower is a wonderful climber. My mother is a plants woman and has always wanted to grow this, but has never been able to find it in any garden centres (in Ireland). So here's one for her that won't die off in the frost :O)


Watercolour on Arches 140lb paper

3 comments:

  1. Really beautiful work Suzanne, gorgeous colour and light.

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  2. Suzanne, I really like your plant series...and this one is especially nice. So lovely of you to paint this for your mum so that she can have it all year long.

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  3. plant looks beautiful in your painting suzanne ...elegant composition ...the post above is too tiny to see suzanne sorry .

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