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Container gardening for full sun

Posted by kjbish 10B (My Page) on
Sun, May 5, 13 at 19:52

Hi everyone,
This is a super specific request so I'm not sure if anyone will be able to help me out, but here goes. I moved recently to LA (10b) from Virginia, and am still adjusting to the very different zone. I live in an apartment so I don't have access to a yard for planting, but I do have a balcony, which gets full sun. So I'm looking for any suggestions of spring-, summer-, and fall-flowering bulbs that grow well in containers in zone 10 and can handle full sun.
Any suggestions would be much appreciated!

Kate


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RE: Container gardening for full sun

  • Posted by nil13 z21 Mt. Washington L (My Page) on
    Mon, May 6, 13 at 0:04

I grew these bulbs successfully in containers in full sun this year.

Watsonia aletroides
Freesia, single white flowers
Scilla peruviana
Tritonia lineata
Narcissus 'tahiti'
Hyachinthnoides - blue
Narcissus 'avalanche'


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