tell me about ae blanchetiana 'orangeade'...

plantaholic(zone 8a AL)September 18, 2008

how is it distinct from the typical species?

i bought one at a local nursery and im hoping its a little different from my other blanchetianas. please enlighten me.

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Leaves are more orange than species if grown in zone 9 or higher in full sun.

    Bookmark   September 18, 2008 at 10:27PM
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I'm kind of loosing my liking for blanchetiana since it doesn't do well in wind. We've only had a few mild blows from tropical systems and the blanchetianas that were not protected from the wind got all twisted up and had to be heavily pruned.

    Bookmark   September 19, 2008 at 7:08AM
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