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nemesia

(nɪˈmiːʒə)
n
(Plants) any plant of the southern African scrophulariaceous genus Nemesia: cultivated for their brightly coloured (often reddish) flowers
[C19: New Latin, from Greek nemesion, name of a plant resembling this]
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BEST OF THE BUNCH NEMESIA These pretty half-hardy annuals are a favourite in patio pots and window boxes, flowering quickly to create a riot of colour, brightening up sunny corners with their clusters of funnel-shaped blooms.
Perk up a shady patio 1 Fill a container with shade-tolerant plants including white busy Lizzies, purple heliotropes, nemesia and evergreen lamium.
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Nemesia plants smell of fresh coconut, a great fragrance for a patio.
Among the pick of the crop were Osteospermum Serenity series with its soft pastel or terracotta-toned flowers that mature to a deeper, warmer shade, and the Nemesia Lady series, a deliciously scented variety which looked great in mixed plantings with Calibrachoa Can-Can Rose Star and Pelargonium Caliente Pink.
From the prettiest nemesia to big and beautiful bunches, who can resist?
Among the pick of the crop were Osteospermum Serenity series (Mr Fothergill's; Unwins) with its soft pastel or terracotta-toned flowers that mature to a deeper, warmer shade, and the Nemesia Lady series, a deliciously scented variety which looked great in mixed plantings with Calibrachoa 'Can-Can Rose Star' and Pelargonium 'Caliente Pink'.
Among the pick of the crop were Osteospermum Serenity series (Mr Fothergill''s; Unwins), with its soft pastel or terracotta-toned flowers that mature to a deeper, warmer shade, and the Nemesia Lady series, a deliciously scented variety which looked great in mixed plantings with Calibrachoa 'Can-Can Rose Star'' and Pelargonium 'Caliente Pink''.
Among the pick of the crop were Osteospermum Serenity series (Mr Fothergill's; Unwins), with its soft pastel or terracotta-toned flowers that mature to a deeper, warmer shade, and the Nemesia Lady series, a deliciously scented variety which looked great in mixed plantings with Calibrachoa "Can-Can Rose Star" and Pelargonium "Caliente Pink".
Expert tip: Fill a basket with orange nemesia, nasturtium and million bells to decorate an area you want to be energised and playful.
Nemesia Magbuhat) did not have any preparation at all and yet took the chance to become women entrepreneurs as a means toward financial independence; and,