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Archive entry 08.06.14

24th April 2014

The Lundy Cabbage is a wild brassica endemic to the island of Lundy where it grows in a small region on the eastern cliffs. I was fascinated by it when I was offered a seedling and initially grew it in the Agave house. It has shown itself to be vigorous and hardy so I moved it outside.

4th June 2016

On the flat rocky ground outside it continues to prosper and produces occasional seedlings. The original plant has proved to be remarkably long lived.

8th May 2020