hort.net Seasonal photo, (c) 2006 Christopher P. Lindsey, All Rights Reserved: do not copy
articles | gallery of plants | blog | tech blog | plant profiles | patents | mailing lists | top stories | links | shorturl service | tom clothier's archive0
Gallery of Plants
Tech Blog
Plant Profiles
Mailing Lists
    Search ALL lists
    Search help
    Subscription info
Top Stories
sHORTurl service
Tom Clothier's Archive
 Top Stories
New Trillium species discovered

Disease could hit Britain's trees hard

Ten of the best snowdrop cultivars

Plant protein database helps identify plant gene functions

Dendroclimatologists record history through trees

Potato beetle could be thwarted through gene manipulation

Hawaii expands coffee farm quarantine

Study explains flower petal loss

RSS story archive

Re: Wow - brug

  • Subject: Re: Wow - brug
  • From: "Kitty" <kmrsy@comcast.net>
  • Date: Mon, 23 Mar 2009 18:29:44 -0500

The last of the buds fell off, All that's left is the one big open flower. I expect it will put out more buds that will hang on this summer. If I could keep it small enough, I might keep it over one year to enjoy it and then sell it next year. It's a real trooper, so I kinda hate to part with it.

neIN, Zone 5
----- Original Message ----- From: <TeichFauna@aol.com>
To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
Sent: Monday, March 23, 2009 7:10 AM
Subject: Re: [CHAT] Wow - brug

Brugmansia seem to like cooler weather. Mine only blooms really well from fall through Spring, and really slows down in the heat of summer. They really seem to adapt well to cooler climates, some species won't even grow in hot climates, as well as a lot of the new hybrids that are coming out of Europe.
I've tried numerous times, as have others, to grow  some of these, without
success. So I think you should hold on to it too, Kitty......might actually
really be worth the effort.

zone 9
Texas Gulf Coast

In a message dated 3/21/2009 3:40:25 PM Central Daylight Time,
kmrsy@comcast.net writes:

A friend gave me a start from her Brugmansia last year. I potted it on to a

larger size when I grought it in to the garage for the fall. I had no
intention of keeping it as they get so huge and I do not intend to do the
dragging every year, so it is going in my plant sale next month.   Guess,
what....the darned thing is blooming!  In the cold  garage!

**************A Good Credit Score is 700 or Above. See yours in just 2 easy



To sign-off this list, send email to majordomo@hort.net with the

To sign-off this list, send email to majordomo@hort.net with the

Other Mailing lists | Author Index | Date Index | Subject Index | Thread Index

 © 1995-2017 Mallorn Computing, Inc.All Rights Reserved.
Our Privacy Statement