a very large adenium

tedb4(11b)April 28, 2013

I wish I could say this one was mine - note the soda can at the bottom for scale

It is planted in the landscaping in Knowledge Village in Dubai - there are a number of others but this one is the biggest by far....

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souradeep1982(India(Calcutta))

This is an amazing plant. Is it an arabicum?

    Bookmark   April 28, 2013 at 9:11AM
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tolip(Tropical)

Adeniums should do very well Dubai's heat.

Very nice plant.

    Bookmark   April 28, 2013 at 10:07AM
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ltran54(9)

Holy cow.....

    Bookmark   April 28, 2013 at 12:40PM
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ssk22

I second the Holy cow.... Wonder how old it is?

Sharon

    Bookmark   April 28, 2013 at 1:25PM
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Loveplants2 8b Virginia Beach, Virginia

Ok. .. I'll third the HOLY COW!!! Omg...

Laura

    Bookmark   April 28, 2013 at 1:43PM
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tedb4(11b)

It was probably planted on the site about 10 years ago but no idea how big it was then...

    Bookmark   April 28, 2013 at 2:51PM
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chuy415

Speechless!! Wow.

    Bookmark   April 29, 2013 at 1:22AM
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greenclaws UKzone8a

...and I forth the 'Holy Cow' !!!! goodness me, that's a MONSTER, thanks for the pic Ted and welcome also.
Gill, UK.

    Bookmark   April 29, 2013 at 6:31AM
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elucas101(8)

AMAZING!!! I can only imagine the roots underground!!! WOW!

    Bookmark   April 29, 2013 at 10:16AM
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kodom087 z9a

Wow! I'd love to have one that huge but I definitely do not have the space for it.

Kirk

    Bookmark   April 29, 2013 at 11:25AM
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ladylotus(Z3/4 ND)

Oh my...that is unbelievable, I think someone should lift that a bit so that we can get a better view of the caudex. ROTFLMBO!

It makes me giggle when I hear Adenium tree...when we grow them in pots we will never see a tree. However, that plant gives a new meaning to the word Adenium tree. How tall was it?

Thank you for sharing the photo.

    Bookmark   April 29, 2013 at 6:27PM
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tedb4(11b)

I would guess it is probably 8+ feet tall - others in the same area are only 4-5 feet tall but this one really took off...

    Bookmark   April 30, 2013 at 12:01AM
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tedb4(11b)

It's probably 8+ feet tall... others in the same are might just be 4 or 5....

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