SunsetSammy Backyard Photos 2008

sunsetsammyMarch 16, 2009

Well the summer of 2008 was the best yet! Lots of fun and some good growth despite a late start to the summer.

Here is a link that might be useful: Sam's Backyard 2008

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Moccasin(z9aMobileAL)

I could not comment there, but WOW!! You have some giant plants in your garden, and they are very well kept. I like your color sense.

Maybe later this year I will have something to post, but right now my garden is in a shambles after the removal of six huge trees and digging new beds. and so on.

    Bookmark   March 18, 2009 at 11:46PM
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clarejoe(7 (NJ))

Love the cannas with the red leaves! The ones I currently grow all have the green leaves. What variety are they?

    Bookmark   April 22, 2009 at 9:55AM
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sunsetsammy

Hi Clarejoe

There are three types of cannas that I grow with reddish leaves.

Canna Tropicanna
Canna Australis
Canna King Humbert

Hope that helps.

    Bookmark   April 24, 2009 at 3:05PM
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flora2(7)

Loved your pictures. Thanks
What's the name of your Castor Beans and your Elephant Ears? Every thing looks great.

    Bookmark   May 10, 2009 at 10:37PM
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dees(5 IN)

Wow, your gardens are beautiful!! I just found out today, after preparing a large new tropical bed, that I lost several of my favorite elephant ears and cannas while they were stored over the winter, in our basement...makes me sick..
DeeS

    Bookmark   May 10, 2009 at 11:01PM
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