Adeniums forum: Look what I found!

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Name: Kent
Honolulu, Hawaii
Jul 24, 2013 12:23 PM CST
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I went to my local Home Depot the other day and found this beauty. It was flowering nicely and the base is super fat (see my hand for) and it was only $14 (is that reasonable?)! I don't think it is an arabicum because of the flower, but its still good to me! I didn't see any grafted area, so it may be from seed? Can't wait for it to grow up!

Name: MarĂ­a Cecilia Merlo
Jul 24, 2013 1:29 PM CST
That is a beautiful plant, Kent !
What is the difference between the a. obesum and the a. arabicum?
Name: Hetty
Sunny Naples, Florida (Zone 10a)
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Jul 24, 2013 2:31 PM CST
@Ceci - those are different species. @hawaiiplantgo - nice score! A very good price for a good-sized plant.
Name: Robert B
Bradenton, Florida (Zone 9b)
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Jul 24, 2013 3:53 PM CST
Aloha Welcome! hawaiiplantgo That is a keeper!
Name: Kent
Honolulu, Hawaii
Jul 24, 2013 4:59 PM CST
Thanks!! @RobertB @Dutchlady1

I saw the flowers from a distance and went to it right away. I knew it was a keeper when I saw it! Big Grin Now I'm waiting for more to pop up! haha
Name: Shannon
Burkeville,Va (Zone 7a)
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Jul 24, 2013 5:11 PM CST
Welcome! & Great find Beautiful
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Name: Susan
Southeast NE (Zone 5b)
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Jul 24, 2013 8:45 PM CST
Beautiful find!
Name: Melissa E. Keyes
St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands
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Jul 25, 2013 11:02 AM CST
Cheaper than stink! The prices here are astounding in comparison.

Grow up?
Name: Kent
Honolulu, Hawaii
Jul 25, 2013 2:25 PM CST
grow up meaning mature into a nice specimen plant. haha

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