The last few weeks have been so hot and humid, interspersed by heavy downpours the result is
The Paulownia has easily got to 15ft
The Ricinus must be about 12ft, they have never grown above my height and I'm 5ft 9in but this year they are huge.
Just look at the size of these leaves!
One of my Canna, this is the shortest!
This one must be about 7ft, which gives you an idea how tall the rest of the jungle is!