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: powder puff mimosa

It, and the perennial peanut, get high marks here as ground covers. They stay low, bloom easily, and don't need much irrigation. Truly low maintenance.

On May 31, 2005, at 7:45 AM, TeichFlora@aol.com wrote:

How interesting, Jim. I am a native plant fan, and have always thought this
to be an interesting looking plant. It is not used at all here, in fact it
invades many lawns so it is regarded as a serious "weed". I have one in my
native flower bed, but have to keep an eye on it, never fails, everyone
either points it out or tries to pull it for me.
Glad to know it is appreciated somewhere.
zone 9
Texas Gulf Coast

In a message dated 5/30/2005 11:02:28 PM Central Standard Time,
gardenchat-owner@hort.net writes:

Powder puff mimosa; ground cover. I think it's native to Texas.


Used a lot around here because once it's established, it's drought

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

Island Jim
Southwest Florida
27.0 N, 82.4 W
Hardiness Zone 10
Heat Zone 10
Minimum 30 F [-1 C]
Maximum 100 F [38 C]

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