Cactus and Tender Succulents forum: CSSA show at the Huntington

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Name: Kim Jacobi
Van Nuys, CA (Zone 10a)
"I used to have a handle on life...
Cactus and Succulents Lilies Miniature Gardening Enjoys or suffers hot summers Bromeliad Container Gardener
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LAGardengirl
Jun 28, 2014 3:03 AM CST
Here are just a few of the plants on display and being judged in the competition this weekend at the Huntington Library and Arboretum:


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LA Gardengirl
Name: 'CareBear'

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Stush2019
Jun 29, 2014 1:42 PM CST
Kim,
Thank you so much for taking me to the show. I really enjoyed it. I will look at these many times.
Stush
Name: Kim Jacobi
Van Nuys, CA (Zone 10a)
"I used to have a handle on life...
Cactus and Succulents Lilies Miniature Gardening Enjoys or suffers hot summers Bromeliad Container Gardener
Amaryllis Cat Lover Tropicals Region: California Plumerias
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LAGardengirl
Jun 30, 2014 2:27 AM CST
Of the three plants I entered into competition, 2 came home with ribbons!

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LA Gardengirl
Name: Hetty
Sunny Naples, Florida (Zone 10a)
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Dutchlady1
Jun 30, 2014 3:44 AM CST
Well deserved!
Name: Carole
Clarksville, TN (Zone 6b)
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SongofJoy
Jun 30, 2014 4:43 AM CST
Thumbs up
The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched -- they must be felt with the heart. ~ Helen Keller
Name: 'CareBear'

Sempervivums Hostas Dog Lover Irises Amaryllis Cactus and Succulents
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Stush2019
Jun 30, 2014 11:46 AM CST
Congratulations are in order.
That top cactus crest should have been 1st. place. Well done.
Stush
Name: Kim Jacobi
Van Nuys, CA (Zone 10a)
"I used to have a handle on life...
Cactus and Succulents Lilies Miniature Gardening Enjoys or suffers hot summers Bromeliad Container Gardener
Amaryllis Cat Lover Tropicals Region: California Plumerias
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LAGardengirl
Jun 30, 2014 1:37 PM CST
Thanks Stush. It's a Euphorbia kibwezensis. Before the judging was done I picked out the plant I thought would win and I was right. I clerked for one team of judges and it was very interesting to see and hear what they based their decisions on. I'm content with second.
LA Gardengirl
Name: Carole
Clarksville, TN (Zone 6b)
Cherish today
Charter ATP Member Garden Sages Plant Identifier I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! I helped plan and beta test the plant database. I helped beta test the Garden Planting Calendar
Garden Ideas: Master Level Celebrating Gardening: 2015 Cat Lover Avid Green Pages Reviewer Lover of wildlife (Raccoon badge) Birds
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SongofJoy
Jun 30, 2014 4:31 PM CST
Kim, what is your avatar?
The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched -- they must be felt with the heart. ~ Helen Keller
Name: Kim Jacobi
Van Nuys, CA (Zone 10a)
"I used to have a handle on life...
Cactus and Succulents Lilies Miniature Gardening Enjoys or suffers hot summers Bromeliad Container Gardener
Amaryllis Cat Lover Tropicals Region: California Plumerias
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LAGardengirl
Jul 4, 2014 8:09 PM CST
SongofJoy said:Kim, what is your avatar?


It is one of my batiks that I did of Baobab Alley in Madagascar.
LA Gardengirl
Name: Carole
Clarksville, TN (Zone 6b)
Cherish today
Charter ATP Member Garden Sages Plant Identifier I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! I helped plan and beta test the plant database. I helped beta test the Garden Planting Calendar
Garden Ideas: Master Level Celebrating Gardening: 2015 Cat Lover Avid Green Pages Reviewer Lover of wildlife (Raccoon badge) Birds
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SongofJoy
Jul 5, 2014 6:17 AM CST
I thought those were Baobobs. Lovely. Thumbs up
The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched -- they must be felt with the heart. ~ Helen Keller
Name: 'CareBear'

Sempervivums Hostas Dog Lover Irises Amaryllis Cactus and Succulents
Region: Pennsylvania
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Stush2019
Jul 6, 2014 4:53 PM CST
Yes it is. Smiling

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