The plant photographed in 2010.
"This is probably the best year ever for our giant gunnera plant," said gardener Jenny Phillips.
"The heavy rain followed by a brief heatwave has really made it flourish.
"At almost 12 ft tall, with leaves more than 5ft in diameter, it's the biggest I've ever seen."
Jenny and her husband, Anthony, were given their gunnera manicata as a house warming...more »