Sempervivum forum: Succulent Christmas Tree

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Name: Carol H. Sandt
Lancaster County, Pennsylvania (Zone 6b)
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Nov 26, 2016 4:20 PM CST
Yesterday I took my daughters and son-in-law to see "A Longwood Christmas" at Longwood Gardens in Kennett Square, Pennsylvania. We were amazed and impressed to see the huge, beautiful Christmas tree that the staff had created out of hundreds of succulents:

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Carol H. Sandt

“...while the self-reflexive ego thinks by means of noting differences and drawing distinctions, spiritual awareness 'thinks' by an innate perception of kinship, of belonging to the whole." -- Cynthia Bourgeault
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Name: Connie
Willamette Valley OR (Zone 8a)
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Nov 26, 2016 8:39 PM CST
Wow, that's not only beautiful it is the mother lode of succulents!
Name: Julia
Washington State (Zone 7a)
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Nov 26, 2016 8:48 PM CST
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Name: tarev
San Joaquin County, CA (Zone 9b)
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Nov 26, 2016 9:06 PM CST
Super lovely!!! Lovey dubby Lovey dubby Lovey dubby
Name: Greg Colucci
Seattle WA (Zone 8b)
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Nov 28, 2016 8:09 PM CST
Very cool!! Hurray!

Name: Lynn
Dallas, OR (Zone 8b)
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Nov 30, 2016 3:56 PM CST


Double and triple wow. That is amazing. Thank you so much Carol for taking the photos and posting them for us to enjoy. That really is beautiful

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