Boca Joe...

sprout_wi(z4 WI)February 18, 2007

Thank-you for posting photos of Coopman Cay. What an inspiration. Would you be able to share information as to how on earth your friend is able to over-winter all of that vegetation ?! Thanks-

-Sprout

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sprout_wi(z4 WI)

Ooops !! I did a search and found the info (thanks)

    Bookmark   February 18, 2007 at 7:32PM
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jurassicdaryl

I'm very curious about that as well. I saw those pics a few weeks ago but now I can't seem to find that post again...Could you direct me to it???LOL Thx

    Bookmark   February 19, 2007 at 3:00PM
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markmcb

Yes, where did you find that info? I'ld love to know how to over-winter like that.

    Bookmark   February 19, 2007 at 10:47PM
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sprout_wi(z4 WI)

Here's a link.

Here is a link that might be useful: Tropicals in Iowa

    Bookmark   March 2, 2007 at 8:14PM
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sprout_wi(z4 WI)

the photos-

Here is a link that might be useful: Coopman Cay in Central Iowa

    Bookmark   March 2, 2007 at 9:01PM
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jurassicdaryl

Thx :)

    Bookmark   March 4, 2007 at 5:04PM
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flora2(7)

Can anyone please tell me the name of those Elephant ears in the pictures? They are wonderful

    Bookmark   March 22, 2008 at 5:09AM
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Boca_Joe(zone 7A)

Which photo are you speaking of?

Boca Joe

    Bookmark   March 22, 2008 at 10:31PM
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flora2(7)

Hi
Sorry. It was picture DSCN3837.JPG
Thanks

    Bookmark   March 27, 2008 at 12:28PM
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Boca_Joe(zone 7A)

those are regular elephant ears, Colocasia esculenta from Home Depot, WALMART, COSTCO etc... the secret is tons of water and fert!

Boca Joe

    Bookmark   March 28, 2008 at 7:36PM
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the_virginian(Zone 7 NoVA)

Milorganite is the key to a really impressive tropicalesque garden as Boca Joe and others have shown me.

    Bookmark   April 9, 2008 at 2:42PM
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