African plants growing in Ireland 

Andrew Collyer's Practical Gardening Over the last week I wouldn't have associated our weather conditions conducive to growing plants from Africa. But never more than at this time of year plants from Africa, particularly plants from The Cape peninsula and Southern Africa, proliferate in our Irish gardens. Many of these herbaceous plants we take for granted as easily grown late flowering colour that ease us into the rusty shades of autumn. Most also make excellent coastal plants with tough grassy...

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