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Out of zone VA garden

Posted by peanut01 7VA (My Page) on
Tue, May 31, 11 at 15:22

Hey I just wanted to share a picture of my out of zone garden that I have been working on for a year or two. I live in central VA and everyday I find other interesting plants that are not seen growing in my area often.

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I would always love to hear others suggestions on plants to experiment with.

Currently working with:
Trachycarpus Fortunei
Oleander
Several Crinum varieties
Agapanthus
Garden Amarylis
Agave Parryii Truncata
Cordlyne
A few types of Jasmine/Jessamine
A few Gardenias
A few Opuntia
Needle Palms
Yucca Rostrata
Red Yucca
Eucalyptus
Passiflora
Rain Lilies
Basjoo Banana
Ginger

Any other ideas of some not commonly seen plants that I could add to this garden.

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-David


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RE: Out of zone VA garden

looks good


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RE: Out of zone VA garden

If you are on Facebook we have a group called The Virginia Palm Society, send a request to join and we would like to have your participation.


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RE: Out of zone VA garden

If you're still around, how much of this overwinters? Do you treat some as annuals (ginger, for instance)?


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RE: Out of zone VA garden

Here is the Virginia Palm Society Facebook group link in case anyone would like to join and participate.

Here is a link that might be useful: Virginia Palm Society on Facebook


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