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Old 06-16-2013, 08:20 PM   #2001 (permalink)
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Hi Hazel,

The Vietnamese do great things with Bougainvillae and other plants in what I call “potscaping”,
similar to bonsai. There are quite a few photos here, if you are interested:
Potscaping Vietnam - a set on Flickr

Unfortunately there are not a lot of English speakers in Vietnam and those who are, work in
tourism, hotels etc., not as gardeners. Therefore I have seen the results of their art, but
could not ask how they do it.

I have real problems with my Bougainvillae, mostly stemming from the fact, that I have to
keep it inside from October through March and even in April I have to take it inside every
time frost threatens. By the time it is well under way with recovery, it is almost fall again


When I trim it back this coming autumn I will try to root a few of the cuttings, so I have
something to experiment with. Maybe I can keep it small enough to grow it indoors
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Maybe lantana confetti maybe not
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Those are persimmons CORRECT?

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Those are persimmons CORRECT?

Looking good!
Yep --- Fuyu 'simmons. One of the best ways to kill the GERD. For gout -- cherries. Forget the meds.

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