Viewing comments posted by Dutchlady1

197 found:

Page 3 of 10 • 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 ... 10

[ Air Potato (Dioscorea bulbifera) | Posted on April 29, 2014 ]

In the warmer areas of the USA this plant has become an extremely invasive weed.

[ Plumeria (Plumeria magna) | Posted on March 21, 2014 ]

This elusive Plumeria species has recently been spotted in the Dominican Republic where it is reportedly reaching a height of 100 ft.

[ Plumeria (Plumeria bahamensis) | Posted on March 21, 2014 ]

This is a form of Plumeria obtusa.

[ Plumeria (Plumeria rubra 'Vera Cruz Rose') | Posted on March 7, 2014 ]

The blooms of this beautiful Plumeria have a very strong rose fragrance.

[ Climbing Palm (Desmoncus orthacanthos) | Posted on February 25, 2014 ]

The stems of this climbing palm are used for baskets in its native area (tropical America).

[ Aloe (Aloe tugetiformis) | Posted on January 15, 2014 ]

Aloe tugetiformis has not yet been described. It is from Kenya and is related to Aloe morijensis.

[ Plumeria (Plumeria rubra 'Lemon Lime') | Posted on October 20, 2013 ]

This is possibly a sport of the ubiquitous 'Celadine'. The blooms have green streaks.

[ Plumeria (Plumeria rubra 'Pops') | Posted on October 6, 2013 ]

This interesting cultivar (also referred to as 'Pops Red') has little white tips at the end of the deep red petals. Very whimsical!

[ Plumeria (Plumeria rubra 'Raspberry') | Posted on August 26, 2013 ]

This variety, which was first introduced by Elizabeth Thornton, is also referred to as 'Thornton's Raspberry'.

[ Plumeria (Plumeria rubra 'Lemon Chiffon') | Posted on August 26, 2013 ]

This variety has an intense sweet lemony scent.

[ Echeveria (Echeveria pulvinata 'Red Velvet') | Posted on August 24, 2013 ]

This lovely plant was labeled as a brand new variety, patent pending.

[ Plumeria (Plumeria rubra 'Kaleinani') | Posted on August 22, 2013 ]

This is sometimes called 'Kaulanani', and we also see 'Ka Lei Nani'.

[ Plumeria (Plumeria rubra 'Carmel Tango') | Posted on August 19, 2013 ]

This variety originates in Sicily.

[ Plumeria (Plumeria rubra 'Raspberry Ripple') | Posted on August 19, 2013 ]

This Plumeria variety is originally from Australia.

[ Shampoo Ginger (Zingiber zerumbet) | Posted on August 17, 2013 ]

Squeezing the mature blooms releases a fragrant gel-like substance that can be used to wash and condition your hair, hence the name.

[ Crape Myrtle (Lagerstroemia indica 'Meatballs') | Posted on August 17, 2013 ]

This is a creeping variety of Lagerstroemia indica.

[ (Plumeria subsessilis) | Posted on August 7, 2013 ]

This Plumeria species is native to the Dominican Republic.

[ Plumeria (Plumeria rubra 'Beacon Lights') | Posted on July 7, 2013 ]

This Naples Florida local variety is in the process of being registered with the Plumeria Society of America.

[ Annatto (Bixa orellana) | Posted on July 2, 2013 ]

The fruits of this small tree are used as a food coloring and dye. This is where it gets its name of "Lipstick plant."

[ Plumeria (Plumeria rubra 'Toffee') | Posted on July 1, 2013 ]

This attractive Plumeria variety is from Thailand and the name is sometimes given as 'Toffy.' It is a compact-growing tree.

Page 3 of 10 • 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 ... 10

« View Dutchlady1's profile

© 2015 All Things Plants
Times are presented in US Central Standard Time
Today's site banner is by Natalie and is called "Showy Milkweed"

About - Contact - Terms of Service - Privacy - Memberlist - Acorns - Links - Ask a Question - Newsletter

Follow us on TwitterWe are on Facebook.We Pin at Pinterest.Visit us on Google+