Return to the Tropicalesque Garden Forum | Post a Follow-Up

 o
Castor bean wanted, different colors

Posted by jerryngeorgia31557 8 (jerryfkimbrell@yahoo.com) on
Sat, Sep 12, 09 at 2:10

I am looking for some castor beans from all colors. I appreciate you looking.


Follow-Up Postings:

 o
RE: Castor bean wanted, different colors

Try ebay.


 o
RE: Castor bean wanted, different colors

  • Posted by glen3a Winnipeg MB 3A (My Page) on
    Sun, Sep 13, 09 at 21:47

Shouldn't be hard to find seeds. There are a few varieties available including a reddish leaf type and one called giant zanzibar castor bean. Most are easy to start from seed so you may just want to do an internet search for 'castor bean seed sale' or something similar and see what it calls up. You'll get a variation of websites with info on the bean as well as seed companies selling seeds. Ebay is also a fairly good place to get seeds, some of the seed companies also sell on there as well.


 o
RE: Castor bean wanted, different colors

I have seed of red and pink leaved ones. The seed pods are bright red or bright pink. For sale or trade.


 o
RE: Castor bean wanted, different colors

There is someone selling seeds on Ebay.
I bought some on there for next year.
I just checked my stash and I have a mix of several different types and I will be willing to share a few of each with you if you would like - no guarantees tho as I bought them, didn't grow them. I am sure they are last years seeds as I bought them this spring - just didn't get around to planting them.


 o
RE: Castor bean wanted, different colors

Pinetree Seeds has all the varieties, and J.H. Hudson, Seedsman has the huge Zanzibar (both online). One year I save a ton of seeds in a plastic bag with all kinds of temp & humidity, & they all grew well. They are in a hard coating, & soaking & starting indoors is a good idea. I have seen very tall perrenial ricinus 'trees' around Puerto Vallarta Mexico, & they are magnificent. Wish I could do that!


 o
RE: Castor bean plants wanted, different colors

hello, iam looking to buy different colored castor bean plants please. such as maroon, blue, purple, etc. please email me back if anyone has any for sale. thank you very much, rennea burgess. phone number 863-683-8711. lakeland, florida 33805.


 o
false aralia plants, rainbow eucalyptus trees

hi, iam looking to buy rainbow eucalyptus trees, and false aralia plants/trees. i live in lakeland, florida 33805. phone number is 863-683-8711. thank you very much, rennea burgess.


 o
RE: Castor bean wanted, different colors

er. i really wouldnt give your name and number out on a public forum, usually email is the best way to contact people.

anyway theres a top tropical website that has rainbow eucalyptus trees for comparatively cheap for what i bought mine locally.

we are not supposed to link businesses here but you can google top tropical nursery


 o Post a Follow-Up

Please Note: Only registered members are able to post messages to this forum.

    If you are a member, please log in.

    If you aren't yet a member, join now!


Return to the Tropicalesque Garden Forum

Information about Posting

  • You must be logged in to post a message. Once you are logged in, a posting window will appear at the bottom of the messages. If you are not a member, please register for an account.
  • Posting is a two-step process. Once you have composed your message, you will be taken to the preview page. You will then have a chance to review your post, make changes and upload photos.
  • After posting your message, you may need to refresh the forum page in order to see it.
  • Before posting copyrighted material, please read about Copyright and Fair Use.
  • We have a strict no-advertising policy!
  • If you would like to practice posting or uploading photos, please visit our Test forum.
  • If you need assistance, please Contact Us and we will be happy to help.


Learn more about in-text links on this page here