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Fragrant Oleander

Posted by sugarat FL 9b (My Page) on
Wed, Feb 1, 12 at 17:17

Can fragrant oleanders grow in Florida? I have only found the non-fragrant kind. It seems to be available in Texas and the south west states but I have never heard of it being available in Florida. If so, where would one buy a fragrant oleander? Nurseries don't seem to be familiar. Mail order perhaps?


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RE: Fragrant Oleander

The fragrant oleanders have double flowers and no seeds. There use to be one on the corner here with the other kind. I love that smell! Sorry don't know where to get one but if you can find one maybe take cuttings for yourself.


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RE: Fragrant Oleander

  • Posted by katkin 9b/10a PSLFl (My Page) on
    Thu, Feb 2, 12 at 7:01

The double yellow is fragrant and you see that sometimes at the box stores. I got mine at Walmarts years ago.


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RE: Fragrant Oleander

Thanks for the good news. Glad to see they can grow here. I will see if I can track down some locally. I didn't want to start driving around if they didn't exist here. Thanks for the help.


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