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WANTED: Hardy Brugmansias for Project (dseuss,bmarsh,etc)

Posted by mwamsley Seattle z8 (My Page) on
Mon, Jan 12, 09 at 18:21

Hi All-

I'm new here. I've really enjoyed the site!

I purchased a 'Charles Grimaldi' a few years ago at a gardening convention and have really enjoyed it. So much so that I would like to try some of these in ground in my mild 8b climate.

I have been reading these boards and other sites and came up with a list of varieties that have reportedly good cold tolerance. They are:

Betty Marshall
Dr. Seuss
Charles Grimaldi
Becca Lynn
Brugmansia sanguinea

others that have hardy blood:
(Charles Grimaldi) - 'Goldkrone', 'Goldrausch', 'Habanera', 'Luminosa', 'Marie Gerrits', 'Charisma', 'Feingold'
(Betty Marshall) - 'Kyle's Giant White'

If anybody has any of these and can spare a few cuttings for my project, I would happily send you postage or a pre-paid return envelope. I do have a few items to trade:

http://spreadsheets.google.com/ccc?key=pAYkTzMX2aisAS4S9N2C1bQ

If I am missing any from my list that you have observed being particularly hardy, please let me know! A hardiness discussion would be great.

Thank You-

Mark
Seattle, WA

markwamsley
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yahoo
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RE: WANTED: Hardy Brugmansias for Project (dseuss,bmarsh,etc)

Welcome Mark,
It's a bad time for sending cutting. Freezing weather will kill them.
I don't look in the exchange forum very often during this time of the year.
Jump over to the discussion side and introduce yourself.
We are friendly and want bite (hard) LOL
Welcome to the forum,
Dorothy


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