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Brug Cousin?

Posted by pkponder 8 Azle, TX (My Page) on
Thu, Aug 26, 10 at 9:09

We visited the Fort Worth Botanical Garden yesterday and saw this very fragrant beauty in the conservatory. It's obviously not at it's peak, and it was so crowded in there that I couldn't get a clear shot of it's foliage. I think it was a thin-trunked tree.

What is this? TIA



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RE: Brug Cousin?

It might be a Cubanola Portlandia domingensis. It's blooms are very similar to a brug but the foliage is different. It's also extremely slow growing. I had one for 3 years and it only grew about a foot and never bloomed. I lost it last winter.

RE: Brug Cousin?

That was it Karyn! There were signs, but I was unfamiliar with all three of the names. What a lovely collection of plants!

RE: Brug Cousin?

That's a great looking bloom. Thanks Pam!

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