Abutilon

PVick(6b NYC)September 9, 2006

Sown as an afterthought this year from a mix - got one plant from 10 seeds. It's in a 5" pot for now; this one will overwinter inside and hopefully survive to grow on next year.

I didn't think the flowers would be so big and so profuse .....

Looking forward to next year!

PV

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not_a_contessa(z5b S Central PA mtns.)

Beautiful, I love the color.

I may have to bring in a black-eyed susan vine that hasn't bloomed yet, but is growing nicely.

I GOT FIGS!
I know you'll understand my joy!

Mary

    Bookmark   September 9, 2006 at 1:52PM
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dirtysc8

Oh, how exquisite -- especially backlit like that! Where did you find the seeds?

    Bookmark   October 6, 2006 at 4:19PM
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PVick(6b NYC)

Hi Pat!

I got the seeds back in 2003 from Parks - 'Crepe de Chine' mix. The plant is still outside, and looks like it's trying to open some more flowers, even though it's freezing out there (OK, it's only 56°, but the wind is fierce!). I'll have to bring it in soon ......

PV

    Bookmark   October 6, 2006 at 4:41PM
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shirley1md(7)

Congratulations on growing such a beauty from a mix.

    Bookmark   October 7, 2006 at 10:04PM
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