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need some suggestions

Posted by dobie1029 7b SC (My Page) on
Sun, Feb 22, 09 at 9:00

I've been scouring the Internet looking for a tropical looking "leafy" green plant that is hardy in my zone 7b garden. I like the look of palm grass but can't find any that is hardy in my area. If you can think of something, especially with an upright growth habit, I would be much appreciative!

Thanks,
Jennie E


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RE: need some suggestions

How about canna, New Zealand flax, hardy banana (musa basjoo or others) or a windmill palm? I'm in a colder zone so I'm not positive that all would be hardy in your area, but probably.


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RE: need some suggestions

Look at Plantdelights.com, they specialize in hardy tropicals.


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