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Aug 1, 2015 4:16 AM CST
Name: david sevitt
jerusalem israel
i am slowly falling into the love of plumerias.
i have one for five years and another just finished process of rooting and giving leaves.
i found two other new colors.....will start the process.....but how to enlargen the variety?
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Aug 1, 2015 4:32 AM CST

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Growing from seed is the only way; but you will need patience!
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Aug 1, 2015 9:12 PM CST
Name: david sevitt
jerusalem israel
Dutchlady1 said:Growing from seed is the only way; but you will need patience!


does it need very special expensive equipment?
is it against me that i live in a city that receive snow(a little)in the winter and i have to bring them in in the winter?
also not humid?
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Aug 2, 2015 4:01 AM CST

Plumerias Photo Contest Winner: 2015 Charter ATP Member I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Garden Ideas: Master Level Forum moderator
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No special equipment needed.
There are plenty of northern growers, it is possible to do this but you may need to supply extra light.
California is not humid, they grow plumeria like crazy Smiling .
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Aug 2, 2015 7:21 AM CST
Name: david sevitt
jerusalem israel
Dutchlady1 said:No special equipment needed.
There are plenty of northern growers, it is possible to do this but you may need to supply extra light.
California is not humid, they grow plumeria like crazy Smiling .


where can i read about growing from seed....just as a teaser to see if it is something that i can get into?
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Aug 2, 2015 7:34 AM CST

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I found this pretty handy description
http://homeguides.sfgate.com/p...
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Aug 2, 2015 7:46 AM CST
Name: Ken Ramsey
Vero Beach, FL (Zone 10a)
Bromeliad Vegetable Grower Region: United States of America Tropicals Plumerias Orchids
Region: Mississippi Master Gardener: Mississippi Hummingbirder Cat Lover Composter Seller of Garden Stuff
That's a good "how-to" link, Hetty.
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Aug 3, 2015 2:28 AM CST
Name: david sevitt
jerusalem israel
Dutchlady1 said:No special equipment needed.
There are plenty of northern growers, it is possible to do this but you may need to supply extra light.
California is not humid, they grow plumeria like crazy Smiling .


i yhink iwill go for cuttings....sound less hastle
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Aug 3, 2015 2:29 AM CST
Name: david sevitt
jerusalem israel
drdawg said:That's a good "how-to" link, Hetty.


i like that
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Aug 3, 2015 5:44 AM CST
Name: Ken Ramsey
Vero Beach, FL (Zone 10a)
Bromeliad Vegetable Grower Region: United States of America Tropicals Plumerias Orchids
Region: Mississippi Master Gardener: Mississippi Hummingbirder Cat Lover Composter Seller of Garden Stuff
Certainly less work, less time, and you'll get blooming more quickly.
drdawg (Dr. Kenneth Ramsey)

I don't have gray hair, I have a lot of wisdom-highlights. I must be very wise.
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Aug 3, 2015 8:25 AM CST
Name: david sevitt
jerusalem israel
drdawg said:Certainly less work, less time, and you'll get blooming more quickly.


yep
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