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Jan 11, 2020 6:01 PM CST
Thread OP
Name: Cal McGaugh
Escondido, California (Zone 10b)
Aloe speciosa

aka "Tilt-head aloe"
Ours is surrounded by junipers.

Thumb of 2019-03-06/EscondidoCal/39bbe7
Jan 11, 2020 6:13 PM CST
Name: Ann ~Heat zn 9, Sunset
North Fl. (Zone 8b)
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Very nice Cal! Thumbs up Thumbs up
I am a strong believer in the simple fact is that what matters in this life is how we treat others. I think that's what living is all about. Not what I've done in my life but how I've treated others. ~~ Sharon Brown
Jan 11, 2020 7:17 PM CST
Name: Baja
Baja California (Zone 11b)
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Beautiful! Thumbs up
Jan 11, 2020 7:28 PM CST
Name: Frenchy
Falls Church, VA (Zone 7b)
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Tomato Heads Hostas Tropicals Annuals Foliage Fan Aroids
Very cool banner, Cal! Smiling
Jan 11, 2020 9:22 PM CST
Name: Casey
North Carolina (Zone 7b)
I agree, very cool banner Cal!
Jan 11, 2020 10:26 PM CST
Central Florida (Zone 9a)
I recycle, reuse, repurpose!
Composter Region: Florida Enjoys or suffers hot summers Birds Annuals Cactus and Succulents
Zinnias Organic Gardener Cottage Gardener Frugal Gardener Dragonflies Butterflies
Isn't nature a work of art? Smiling
Jan 11, 2020 11:04 PM CST
Thread OP
Name: Cal McGaugh
Escondido, California (Zone 10b)
Thank you all. Smiling
We have only one, and the blooms are special.

Here are some more pics.
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Jan 12, 2020 6:05 AM CST
Name: Leon
Indiana (Zone 5a)
Light is the shadow of God!
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A fascinating plant which makes an excellent banner; very colorful & interesting! Thumbs up
Even a fool, when he shuts his mouth, is counted (as being) wise.Proverbs 17:28
Jan 12, 2020 7:56 AM CST
Name: Lilli
Lundby, Denmark, EU
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Love the image and especially that it's horizontal. Hurray!
Of course I talk to myself; sometimes I need expert advice!
Jan 12, 2020 8:18 AM CST
Name: Stan
Florida Panhandle (Defuniak Sp (Zone 8b)
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Thumbs up Thumbs up Cal!
(Georgia Native in Florida)
Jan 12, 2020 8:24 AM CST
Thread OP
Name: Cal McGaugh
Escondido, California (Zone 10b)
Thank you all my friends with green thumbs. Smiling
Your comments, acorns & thumbs are much appreciated. Thumbs up

It's at least 25 yrs old, ~5 ft wide X 7 ft tall,
with most of the 5" trunk hidden by the junipers
around it.
Jan 12, 2020 8:38 AM CST
Name: Rj
Just S of the twin cities of M (Zone 4b)
Forum moderator Million Pollinator Garden Challenge Plant Identifier Garden Ideas: Level 1
Great banner Cal!
As Yogi Berra said, “It's tough to make predictions, especially about the future.”
Jan 16, 2020 12:38 AM CST
Name: Evelyn
Sierra foothills, Northern CA (Zone 8a)
Irises Region: Ukraine Garden Procrastinator Bee Lover Butterflies Plant and/or Seed Trader
Region: California Cat Lover Deer Bulbs Foliage Fan Annuals
crawgarden said:Great banner Cal!

I agree Lovey dubby
"Luck favors the prepared mind." - Thomas Jefferson
Jan 16, 2020 12:42 AM CST
Thread OP
Name: Cal McGaugh
Escondido, California (Zone 10b)
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