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Dickinson(South Houston), Texa (Zone 9a)
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waterdawg19
Apr 15, 2016 1:20 PM CST
Has anyone seen this plumeria for sale? Would love to add it to the collection.


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Name: Gigi
Florida (Zone 9a)
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GigiPlumeria
Apr 16, 2016 1:58 PM CST
It's a beauty but this supposedly sold for $365 in eBay...way out of my price range.
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Dickinson(South Houston), Texa (Zone 9a)
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waterdawg19
Apr 18, 2016 8:50 AM CST
GigiPlumeria said:It's a beauty but this supposedly sold for $365 in eBay...way out of my price range.


I totally agree with that.
Name: Hetty
Sunny Naples, Florida (Zone 10a)
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Dutchlady1
Apr 18, 2016 10:19 AM CST

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Price will come down as more people own it. And it's not all THAT different from an old standby like Duke... Whistling
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Dickinson(South Houston), Texa (Zone 9a)
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waterdawg19
Apr 19, 2016 10:42 AM CST
Dutchlady1 said:Price will come down as more people own it. And it's not all THAT different from an old standby like Duke... Whistling
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You are correct. We acquired a Duke last year. Hope to get some blooms this year.
San Diego (Zone 10a)
Plumerias Roses Region: California
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Mark619
Jul 31, 2016 10:22 AM CST
Friend of mine has 2 that he got from Thailand connection....it's called Jamaica fire...
Name: Jeff
Hudson, Fla (Zone 9a)
Region: United States of America
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Moe
Aug 9, 2016 2:50 PM CST
That's outa my league !!! Wow....Maybe if I hit the lottery or sumpin.. Whistling

brokerrjgri
Jan 11, 2017 8:08 PM CST
I have not seen it, but understand it is native to Bali, is quite rare, was told one just sold for 365.00 on e=bay I hope to have a couple by June.
Name: James
Anacortes, WA (Zone 8b)
(Heat zone - 1, Sunset zone - 5)
Region: Pacific Northwest Plumerias Adeniums Tropicals Bromeliad Cactus and Succulents
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JamesAcclaims
Jan 11, 2017 8:40 PM CST
Definitely a beauty. Nothing I can afford.
I am not an early bird or a night owl--I am some form of permanently exhausted pigeon
Name: Hetty
Sunny Naples, Florida (Zone 10a)
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Dutchlady1
Jan 12, 2017 6:08 AM CST

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The price will come down, just be patient.
Name: kbuntu
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico (Zone 13a)
Plumerias Region: Mexico
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kbuntu
Jul 5, 2017 7:34 PM CST
Florida Colors is selling them. It does look nice but not $150 dollars nice.
https://www.floridacolorsplume...
Name: Hetty
Sunny Naples, Florida (Zone 10a)
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Dutchlady1
Jul 6, 2017 4:50 AM CST

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Give it time. In a few years it will be much more common and more readily available.
Orange County, Ca (Zone 9b)
Brenorangecountyca
Jul 7, 2017 1:43 AM CST
Omg! I like it, I love it, I want it !! Very unique coloring. I wonder if it's easy or hard to root? I'll wait like the rest of you. I really don't agree with cuttings being sold for more than $50-$60. If I ever get it, I promise to share. Good luck everyone.
Name: Hetty
Sunny Naples, Florida (Zone 10a)
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Dutchlady1
Jul 8, 2017 9:35 AM CST

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Those are not cuttings but grafted plants. And while I agree that the price is steep, I know first hand how hard it is to import plants from Southeast Asia, and how many the seller likely lost in transit. So - you need to calculate that into the price.
Name: kbuntu
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico (Zone 13a)
Plumerias Region: Mexico
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kbuntu
Jan 25, 2018 9:32 PM CST
ohh boy it's been a while. I finally got my hands on one. Smiling It hasn't bloomed yet. Hopefully this year.
Name: Karen
NM (Zone 7b)
Region: New Mexico Region: Arizona Cactus and Succulents Greenhouse Sempervivums Bromeliad
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plantmanager
Jan 25, 2018 10:12 PM CST
Welcome back, @kbuntu! It has been a long time. Glad you got one. Hopefully it will bloom and you can share pics!
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Name: James
Anacortes, WA (Zone 8b)
(Heat zone - 1, Sunset zone - 5)
Region: Pacific Northwest Plumerias Adeniums Tropicals Bromeliad Cactus and Succulents
Container Gardener Plant Identifier Plays in the sandbox Garden Procrastinator Garden Photography
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JamesAcclaims
Jan 26, 2018 6:05 AM CST
Exciting! Looking forward to seeing it bloom this summer! Hurray!
I am not an early bird or a night owl--I am some form of permanently exhausted pigeon
Name: kbuntu
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico (Zone 13a)
Plumerias Region: Mexico
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kbuntu
Jan 29, 2018 2:11 PM CST
Thank you @plantmanager & @JamesAcclaims. A lot has changed in the past 4-5 months. In addition to my 400-500 seedlings I purchased a lot of named varieties. They are in the ground at my property so they should really take off.

- George Brown
- Dwarf Diamond Star
- Dreamsicle
- J4 Aka Thong Tavee Koon
- Dwarf Orange Sherbet
- Dwarf Singapore White
- Dwarf Singapore Pink
- Dwarf 10-10-10
- Dwarf Richard Criley
- Dung su ree Dwarf Plumeria
- Dwarf Watermelon aka Chompoo ang roi
- JJ Thumbalina
- Sadie Aka Limoncello
- UCU
- Norma Barber
- Guadalupe Fernandez (the real one Smiling )
- Penang Peach
- Dwarf Siam Yellow
- JJ Divine
- JJ Elsie
- JJ Malika
- JJ J105
- JJ Mini-White
- Mayon Volcano 
- JL Metallica
- Hilo Beauty
- Black Purple
- JJ California Sunset
- Lilac Clouds
- P-801
- Som Chanigk
- P-803
- Dwarf Orange
- Jamaican Fire
- Phet Chompoo
-Candy Stripe
- Puu Kahea
- Som Raya
- Silk Road Spice
-Star Dust
- Pink Pansy
- Lurline
- Fujisan
Name: Karen
NM (Zone 7b)
Region: New Mexico Region: Arizona Cactus and Succulents Greenhouse Sempervivums Bromeliad
Adeniums Garden Ideas: Level 1 Tropicals Xeriscape Garden Art Plumerias
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plantmanager
Jan 29, 2018 3:11 PM CST
Hurray! I'm glad you must have found sources to send you plumerias! Are you going into business now? You will have a nice stock with all of those new ones! What fun it will be to propagate them all!
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Name: kbuntu
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico (Zone 13a)
Plumerias Region: Mexico
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kbuntu
Jan 30, 2018 8:32 AM CST
It is very difficult and expensive to import but I met some very nice people that helped me. I won't get into business... it's just pure passion.

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