Jatropha podagrica Blooming

johnsonm08(5a)November 29, 2011

My Jatropha podagrica in bloom....

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CorpsmanCooper(FL8b)

Ooooooooooooooh Ahhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh That's VERY pretty! I'm adding it to the 'want' list!

~Erin~

    Bookmark   November 29, 2011 at 10:15PM
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karyn1(7a)

Great photo. Mine bloom pretty much from June thru Jan when they finally go dormant. Have you ever heard a seed pod pop? I had them inside one year and a seed pod popped in the middle of the night. The sound was audible and the seeds shot out about 30' away from the plant! Now I tie a piece of nylon around the pods to catch the seeds. Finally found a use for stockings that have run.

    Bookmark   November 30, 2011 at 6:01AM
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