In praise of the Cast Iron Plant

myrtleoak(z7 TN)May 27, 2007

I'm surprised that these are not more popular! Great tropical-looking foliage through the winter. Mine have never died to the ground; I simply cut off the rough-looking leaves of the bunch every spring and new shoots soon come up (right now actually). Go get yourself one today!

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brandon7 TN_zone(7)

Myrtleoak, do you get Plant Delights catalogs. In their lastest one, they have 5 types offered. They say they should have even a better selection soon.

    Bookmark   May 27, 2007 at 9:22AM
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intimidator_3(7a TN)

We actually do have some cast iron plant, and its in our tropical beds now that you mention it. Ours is a varigated thats coming up right now


    Bookmark   May 27, 2007 at 10:43PM
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myrtleoak(z7 TN)

Have you purchased one of their sacred lilies? They seem interesting.

    Bookmark   May 30, 2007 at 3:06AM
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