Balsam Apples

I’ve seen these things growing in out-of-the-way places since I was a kid and always thought they were beautiful. I learned they’re native to Africa and something Nathaniel Hawthorne’s Doctor Giacomo Rappaccini might have cultivated in his toxic garden.

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