These old fashioned perennials are native to South Africa. To a visitor of the South African Cape it is a common sight to see whole fields of these beautiful callas in bloom during summertime.
Native to tropical Asia and southern China, some cultivated varieties have been grown since the dawn of history as recorded in ancient Chinese art and writings.
Hydrangeas were hidden away in the gardens of Japan for many years. In 1776 the Swedish botanist Carl Peter Thunberg came across the plant and named it Viburnum macrophyllum "Large Leaved Viburnum".
Originally from Mexico, Poinsettias were cultivated by the Aztecs for aesthetic and ceremonial purposes
Complex hybrids were developed in the 20th century, mostly derived from L. auratum (a wild species native to North America, Europe and Asia) and L. speciosum (native to Japan)
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