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Boca Joe...

Posted by sprout_wi z4 WI (My Page) on
Sun, Feb 18, 07 at 0:31

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


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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


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


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Here's a link.

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


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the photos

the photos-

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


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Thx :)


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


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Which photo are you speaking of?

Boca Joe


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Hi
Sorry. It was picture DSCN3837.JPG
Thanks


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

Boca Joe


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


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