Friday Foxer #28

Every Friday at 1300 hours, Tally-Ho Corner’s cleverest clogs come together to solve a ‘foxer’ handcrafted by my sadistic chum and colleague, Roman. A complete ‘defoxing’ sometimes takes several days and usually involves the little grey cells of many readers. Don’t be shy. All are welcome to participate.

To fully defox the following geofoxer, identify all thirteen locations plus the theme that links them.

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SOLUTIONS

Last week’s botanical jigsaw foxer:

a1 Heliconia (Viscount)
a2 Edelweiss (Viscount)
a3 Ragwort (Phlebas)
a4 Peyote (Electric Dragon)
a5 Hong Kong orchid tree (Phlebas, Electric Dragon)
a6 Saffron crocus (Colonel_K)

b1 Goose grass (ylla, Phlebas, Colonel_K)
b2 Ice plant (Phlebas)
b3 Poison ivy (Phlebas)
b4 Love-in-a-mist (Phlebas)
b5 Vegetable lamb of Tartary (Colonel_K)
b6 Bluebell (Nutfield)

c1 Linnaea borealis (Electric Dragon)
c2 Deadly nightshade
c3 Bougainvillea
c4 Hollyhock (Electric Dragon)
c5 Dandelion (Colonel_K)
c6 Sunflower (Colonel_K)

d1 Rhubarb (Colonel_K)
d2 Monkey puzzle (Electric Dragon)
d3 Triffid (Phlebas, Colonel_K)
d4 Wild rice
d5 Tulip (Colonel_K)
d6 Angelica (Phlebas)

e1 Sagebrush (Viscount)
e2 Daffodil (Colonel_K)
e3 Foxglove (Phlebas)
e4 Rose (ylla)
e5 Buttercup (Electric Dragon)
e6 Magnolia (phlebas)

f1 Nettle (Colonel_K)
f2 Cape fig (ylla)
f3 Mistletoe (AFKAMC)
f4 Artemesia (Colonel_K)
f5 Marijuana (Nutfield)
f6 Corpse flower (Viscount)

30 Comments

    • The road we’re looking across is called Wilsonova, named after Woodrow Wilson.

      I can’t find any presidents in Bremerhaven, though – the buildings behind are the Columbus Centre.

  1. I think J is in the Belgian region of Flanders, with the flag of a red-tongued, black lion on a yellow field. Haven’t got any closer than that, yet.

    The face nearest the middle of E is John Logie Baird.

  2. D is the Harlem River in NYC – the Washington, Alexander Hamilton and High Bridges.

  3. K is Wiesloch – a statue of Bertha Benz commemorating the first long-distance automobile journey (64 miles!) on the 5th of August, 1888. She stopped in Wiesloch to pick up fuel from the local pharmacy.

    https://www.google.com/maps/@49.2946891,8.6982848,3a,75y,260h,84.58t/data=!3m8!1e1!3m6!1sAF1QipNnUQCFlYNVAEG0tRcjuVaU71iAplewDyTanfHG!2e10!3e11!6shttps:%2F%2Flh5.googleusercontent.com%2Fp%2FAF1QipNnUQCFlYNVAEG0tRcjuVaU71iAplewDyTanfHG%3Dw203-h100-k-no-pi-0-ya319.99332-ro-0-fo100!7i8704!8i4352?hl=en

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