new finds today....

wallisadiDecember 5, 2012

creeping yew and leopard plant.....???? google search looks good for this area. leopard plant just transpanted and WATERED.....

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Foreverlad(9b - Tampa Bay)

Second one is definitely a leopard plant. I have mine planted under the shade of a variegated ginger and its been blooming and growing wonderfully.

    Bookmark   December 5, 2012 at 5:25PM
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thx. was really surprised on how cold hardy they are. going back for a second one tomorrow. want the variegated too.......

    Bookmark   December 5, 2012 at 5:40PM
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Foreverlad(9b - Tampa Bay)

Sorry, getting dark out, couldn't take a good shot, plus the bed needs to be redone.

Doesn't reach quite as low of temps in Pinellas as Deland, but yeah, the Leopard Plant is quite a trooper and should survive to 10 or 15F, I believe. Just don't let it get too much sunlight.

    Bookmark   December 5, 2012 at 5:45PM
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thanks, went back and got the other one.

    Bookmark   December 6, 2012 at 11:33PM
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sun_worshiper(FL 9b)

Nice score! Leopard plant so awesome - I have 3. Took that cold winter a couple years ago no problem, and the yellow flowers feed bees and butterflies. The clumps expand slowly and no pests seem to bother them. An excellent shade plant!

    Bookmark   December 8, 2012 at 12:46PM
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I have one with green leaves that have yellow dots. It's pretty even without the flowers. :o)

    Bookmark   December 8, 2012 at 2:01PM
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