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Mussaenda erythrophylla 'Doña Luz' - Tropical Doña Luz Mussaenda


Mussaenda erythrophylla 'Doña Luz' -  Tropical Doña Luz Mussaenda (Mussaenda erythrophylla 'Doña Luz' -  Tropical Doña Luz Mussaenda)

The flower bract on my Mussaenda is developing its coloring...hopefully, all the bracts will bloom! Photo taken Oct. 11, 2010.



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This looks interesting Delonix!

15 Oct, 2010

 

Meanie:

It's a spectacular shrub! Check out Bernieh's beautiful, large flowering shrubs in Townsville, Australia.

It's a difficult shrub to grow here because our hard water will usually kill it. I had one many years ago, until all the leaves turned brown and it died. This plant has only been receiving rain water.

15 Oct, 2010

 

I am going to like this one......

15 Oct, 2010

 

Dottydaisy2:

It is a spectacular shrub! However, it's considered ultra-tropical and even somewhat difficult to grow here. I hope to find a good spot in the ground next year.

16 Oct, 2010

 

Ah ha! It's doing well Andy! I trimmed back my pink and it's full of tiny new bracts again ... must be the showers of rain we've been getting in the last two months!! The white I didn't trim and it's not showing any sign of new bracts!

17 Oct, 2010

 

Lucky you Bernieth....

17 Oct, 2010

 

Bernieh:

Yes, I'm so pleased how well this plant is doing! I hope it continues to bloom through fall and winter.

I would love to purchase the white flowering Mussaenda but I don't ever recall seeing it for sale here.

I look forward to seeing the photos when your plants bloom. :>)

17 Oct, 2010



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