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Container trumpet vine...

Posted by cadillactaste zone 5 Ohio (My Page) on
Tue, Apr 29, 14 at 9:32

I collected an older trumpet vine. I hope to have success with it in a container.

I also am getting into bonsai...and I know ones who have untraditional bonsai with this vine. The thing is...I don't believe I wish to chop it for a bonsai tree. I like the gnarly look of it.

Since potted...I have noticed the live green vein more noticeable on the main trunk. (Which is a good thing). I've also added more soil to the pot and put a stake in the pot to help secure it when the wind blows.


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RE: Container trumpet vine...

Here it is staked and wired to not blow in the wind...love the base of the vine...sadly you can't see it where I have it up at the top of our waterfall.


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