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Re: Hello?

I concur on that Marge. Even here in Texas, the purple hyacinth beans
need half a day of sun to do well, they'd have to need more farther


>> From: Tigerliley2@wmconnect.com
>> Jesse.....I have green ash trees out front.....can I do a hyacinth
>bean up 
>> that tree?
>Not Jesse, but hyacinth bean needs something (relatively thin) to
>twine on, so you'd need to put up string or net or something. It also
>wants all the sun you can give it, so IMO trying to grow it up a tree
>wouldn't be as good as growing it up another vine in full sun..or
>letting it grow on some open type shrub or other if you don't have a
>trellis or place to mount some mesh.
>I have discovered that my sweet autumn clematis loves to climb up
>that heavy green plastic mesh fencing they sell at Home Despot and
>Lowes...just loves it.  I nailed some up on our deck rail and the
>vine climbs the mesh and then cascades over the rail.  You could try
>some of that nailed up on about anything in the sun and I bet the
>hyacinth bean would love it, too.
>Marge Talt, zone 7 Maryland
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