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Name: Moggs
Lilburn, GA (Zone 7b)
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mmolyson
Feb 10, 2020 6:01 PM CST
Wingstem Verbesina alternifolia

A native found on moist wooded slopes and open woodlands. Wingstem likes well-drained soils in full sun to part shade and is best in a native plant garden, wildflower meadow or cottage garden.

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Name: Robin
Southern Michigan (Zone 6a)
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RobinSeeds
Feb 10, 2020 6:19 PM CST
Beautiful banner Moggs! Lovey dubby
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Name: Cal McGaugh
Escondido, California (Zone 10b)
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EscondidoCal
Feb 10, 2020 6:27 PM CST
Very pretty banner, Moggs. Thumbs up
Do you have a pic of the plant in the wild
and/or the original used for the banner?
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Fleur569
Feb 10, 2020 6:30 PM CST
Very striking banner. Compliments the logo Thumbs up Thumbs up
Name: Valerie
Ontario, Canada (Zone 4a)
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touchofsky
Feb 10, 2020 7:23 PM CST
I agree great banner!
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Name: Casey
North Carolina (Zone 7b)
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greenappleagnes
Feb 10, 2020 7:57 PM CST
Very cool Moggs. Love the crop. Lovey dubby
Name: Rj
Just S of the twin cities of M (Zone 4b)
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crawgarden
Feb 10, 2020 7:58 PM CST
Excellent banner Moggs!
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Name: Frenchy
Falls Church, VA (Zone 7b)
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Frenchy21
Feb 10, 2020 8:35 PM CST
Wonderful banner Moggs!
Name: Stan
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GaNinFl
Feb 11, 2020 6:18 AM CST
Thumbs up Thumbs up for a great banner, Moggs!
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Name: Leon
Indiana (Zone 5a)
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TBGDN
Feb 11, 2020 7:39 AM CST
A very nice warm color which accentuates the banner logo as Fleur has noted. Thumbs up
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Name: Christine
North East Texas (Zone 7b)
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wildflowers
Feb 11, 2020 7:58 AM CST
Gorgeous! Thumbs up
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Name: Cal McGaugh
Escondido, California (Zone 10b)
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EscondidoCal
Feb 11, 2020 4:12 PM CST
Moggs,
thanks for introducing us to this very interesting & pretty plant!

Would still like to see your whole image of the plant & surroundings. Smiling

I don't know if it will grow well here, but always worth a try.
We have forsythia from my wife's home in Connecticut, and it's doing well after 15 yrs.

Wingstem grows tall, up to 10' (!), so we should be able to find a spot in our garden for it. Thumbs up

Wingstem images...
https://images.search.yahoo.co...

Info:
"The stem is usually unbranched, and the fast-growing plant
can eventually reach great heights– up to 8 or 10 feet."
https://virginiawildflowers.or...
http://www.illinoiswildflowers...

Almost purchased from
https://www.prairiemoon.com/ac...
($2 for unknown number of seeds, shipping $5)

Ordered instead from Everwilde Farms Inc on Amazon
https://www.amazon.com/stores/...
400 seeds for $2.50 + $2.00 shipping.

I will happily share 20 seeds with anyone who sends me a treemail with their address. Smiling
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