Vines and Climbers forum: Looking for Queens Wreath Var Alba

Views: 289, Replies: 13 » Jump to the end

mkb136
Jun 26, 2015 10:55 AM CST
Hi if anyone could please tell me where I can find this plant have looked for it for years ordered seeds but not sure how long it takes have a small seedling hate to wait and have it flower purple lol
Name: woofie
NE WA (Zone 5a)
Charter ATP Member Garden Procrastinator Greenhouse Dragonflies Plays in the sandbox I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database!
The WITWIT Badge I helped plan and beta test the plant database. Dog Lover Enjoys or suffers cold winters Container Gardener Seed Starter
Image
woofie
Jun 27, 2015 1:26 PM CST
You don't mention where you're located. There is a nursery in Florida that sells a 3 gallon potted plant, but it's not cheap.
http://www.localplants.com/product.aspx?ProductId=780&title=...
Confidence is that feeling you have right before you do something really stupid.

mkb136
Jul 8, 2015 12:24 PM CST
Thank you I would pay that for a 3 gallon I'm in the middle of Fl. There farther south thats not a bad price.
Name: Gordon
Brooklyn , New York
Charter ATP Member Miniature Gardening Container Gardener Region: United States of America Butterflies Garden Art
Tropicals Plumerias Roses Ponds Birds Plant and/or Seed Trader
Image
GordonHawk
Jul 13, 2015 11:10 PM CST
I tried to order this one from them...just now...got all through checkout...before the credit info...when they got my zip code...there was a note that they wouldn't ship to my zip code...
That's the $29 or so for the plant...:$25 shipping and fees almost $60.. And they won't ship to me...I've never heard of such a thing...it goes in the box..it all takes about the same time.. A few days... USPS... Fedx ...UPS... Grumbling Grumbling Sighing!

And the Queen is celebrating her 90 th birthday now too...where's the plant..
[Last edited by GordonHawk - Jul 13, 2015 11:13 PM (+)]
Give a thumbs up | Quote | Post #902615 (4)
Name: woofie
NE WA (Zone 5a)
Charter ATP Member Garden Procrastinator Greenhouse Dragonflies Plays in the sandbox I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database!
The WITWIT Badge I helped plan and beta test the plant database. Dog Lover Enjoys or suffers cold winters Container Gardener Seed Starter
Image
woofie
Jul 14, 2015 8:10 AM CST
I just went and looked at that site again. You have to look at the fine print. It's part of a bigger network called LocalPlants.com and they limit shipments to local zip codes only.
Try going directly to the vendor's website: http://thewildpapaya.com/
It looks like they'll ship anywhere.
Confidence is that feeling you have right before you do something really stupid.

mkb136
Jul 23, 2015 5:47 PM CST
Gordon I am a ebay seller and a registered nursery Calf has made it so hard I stopped shipping there. No money to be made not much to begin with but if you have to pay 50 bucks for them to inspect plants you are going to ship. Come on fire ants lol
Name: Gordon
Brooklyn , New York
Charter ATP Member Miniature Gardening Container Gardener Region: United States of America Butterflies Garden Art
Tropicals Plumerias Roses Ponds Birds Plant and/or Seed Trader
Image
GordonHawk
Jul 24, 2015 7:06 AM CST
MKB....well if you are supplying fire ants along with your plants I'm sure they are concerned... What they need is a colony of extra big and hungry hybrid fire ants there..
I'm in NYC though...so no problem shipping here...do you have the Queens Wreith for sale...I'd put out of my mind getting one just yet...but maybe I need another big vine to deal with...
Silly me I planted a second stictocardia (. Hawaiian Sunset Vine. )(up in the garden ...one vine with hundreds of feet of growth in a season wasn't enough..now it is starting to flower ...and resolve and concerns are a distant memory..
Thumb of 2015-07-24/GordonHawk/a98d08
Thumb of 2015-07-24/GordonHawk/4c9f3e
Thumb of 2015-07-24/GordonHawk/e91a94


mkb136
Jul 24, 2015 5:04 PM CST
No I don,t ship them lol
Thumb of 2015-07-24/mkb136/6a3eb9

Here you go Gordon mines stalk is 2 fingers thick its everywhere I just let it grow it's all in the brugs plumeria fruit trees lol
Name: Gordon
Brooklyn , New York
Charter ATP Member Miniature Gardening Container Gardener Region: United States of America Butterflies Garden Art
Tropicals Plumerias Roses Ponds Birds Plant and/or Seed Trader
Image
GordonHawk
Jul 24, 2015 10:35 PM CST
So...lovely flower...by the fall...there's a dozen blooms or buds..at every leaf juncture...along the stem...
Where are you growing yours...is it hardy there

mkb136
Jul 25, 2015 3:41 PM CST
Florida it hangs year round blooms its head off winter months it really puts on a show. You still have temptation by temptation. Another month and things will really turn on here its been a really hot wet summer.
Name: Gordon
Brooklyn , New York
Charter ATP Member Miniature Gardening Container Gardener Region: United States of America Butterflies Garden Art
Tropicals Plumerias Roses Ponds Birds Plant and/or Seed Trader
Image
GordonHawk
Aug 9, 2015 11:13 AM CST
Yes I have temptation x temptation...seems like everything comming out of storage has some passiflora plants with the root ball..do you need some temptation...
Thumb of 2015-08-09/GordonHawk/db697e
Thumb of 2015-08-09/GordonHawk/9bc53b
Thumb of 2015-08-09/GordonHawk/2408d3

The stictocardia is going great guns..now starting to flower with abandon

mkb136
Aug 9, 2015 1:22 PM CST
Lol mines been crazy seems to do its best in the winter. I think I lost mine had it for years. I have a decent Jennifer grace i could trade you. this one reminds be of the old chevys with there red and white interior
Name: Gordon
Brooklyn , New York
Charter ATP Member Miniature Gardening Container Gardener Region: United States of America Butterflies Garden Art
Tropicals Plumerias Roses Ponds Birds Plant and/or Seed Trader
Image
GordonHawk
Aug 11, 2015 4:39 PM CST
Sounds great...I'll find one I can dig with the least trauma to it

mkb136
Aug 11, 2015 4:53 PM CST
Thanks! mine is already in a pot its ready to go 3 ft long and flowering

« Garden.org Homepage
« Back to the top
« Forums List
« Vines and Climbers forum
You must first create a username and login before you can reply to this thread.

Today's site banner is by nativeplantlover and is called "Bumble Veronica Pink"