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Name: Cal McGaugh
Escondido, California (Zone 10b)
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EscondidoCal
Jan 13, 2018 6:01 PM CST
Salvia oxphora

Salvia oxphora from Georgia Vines. Surprised and happy to get blooms first year from a "Starter Plant". =)

Thumb of 2017-11-16/EscondidoCal/dbec9a
Learn & create something every day.
Our Duck Pond The thread "Pool to Natural Pond Conversion" in Ponds and Water Gardening forum
Name: Marilyn
Kentucky (Zone 6a)
Laughter is the Best Medicine!
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Marilyn
Jan 13, 2018 6:55 PM CST
Love the gorgeous color of this salvia! Lovey dubby
Welcome to the Agastache and Salvias Forum!

Hummingbirds are beautiful flying jewels in the garden!


Name: Cal McGaugh
Escondido, California (Zone 10b)
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EscondidoCal
Jan 13, 2018 7:13 PM CST
Thanks to Joseph, @Gerris2, The thread "Salvia oxyphora" in Agastache and Salvias forum
I found this beautiful saliva.
Thumb of 2018-01-14/EscondidoCal/599fbf

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I was able to get 2 cuttings to root in water (~3 weeks), and potted them in Dr.Earth's Pot of Gold mix.
Also have 5 other cuttings in water that should put out roots in the next week or two. Smiling






Learn & create something every day.
Our Duck Pond The thread "Pool to Natural Pond Conversion" in Ponds and Water Gardening forum
Name: Rj
Just S of the twin cities of M (Zone 4b)
Garden Ideas: Level 1 Plant Identifier Million Pollinator Garden Challenge
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crawgarden
Jan 13, 2018 7:34 PM CST
Great banner Cal!
Prudence, indeed, will dictate that Governments long established should not be changed for light and transient causes; and accordingly all experience hath shewn, that mankind are more disposed to suffer, while evils are sufferable, than to right themselves by abolishing the forms to which they are accustomed.
Name: Ginny G
Central Iowa (Zone 5a)
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Legalily
Jan 13, 2018 8:16 PM CST
Beautiful I tip my hat to you. I tip my hat to you.
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Name: Kristi
east Texas pineywoods (Zone 8a)
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pod
Jan 13, 2018 10:11 PM CST
Love the color and the texture! Beautiful... Lovey dubby
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Name: Carole
Lake Macquarie, Australia
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carolem
Jan 14, 2018 12:21 AM CST
lovely Cal! Smiling Good getting your cuttings to take root!
If you truly love nature, you will find beauty everywhere.

Vincent Van Gough
Name: Cal McGaugh
Escondido, California (Zone 10b)
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EscondidoCal
Jan 14, 2018 2:49 AM CST
Thank you for all the nice comments. Smiling
Hope everyone is safe and tucked in.
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Our Duck Pond The thread "Pool to Natural Pond Conversion" in Ponds and Water Gardening forum
Name: Jo Ann Gentle
Pittsford NY (Zone 6a)
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ge1836
Jan 14, 2018 4:39 AM CST
Now THAT'S a banner
Name: Cal McGaugh
Escondido, California (Zone 10b)
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EscondidoCal
Jan 14, 2018 5:08 AM CST
Thank You! @ge1836
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Our Duck Pond The thread "Pool to Natural Pond Conversion" in Ponds and Water Gardening forum
Name: Stan
Florida Panhandle (Defuniak Sp (Zone 8b)
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GaNinFl
Jan 14, 2018 12:53 PM CST
Thumbs up Thumbs up for another great banner, Cal.
Stan
(Georgia Native in Florida)
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Name: Cal McGaugh
Escondido, California (Zone 10b)
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EscondidoCal
Jan 14, 2018 4:39 PM CST
Thanks @GaNinFl Smiling

The banners (by everyone) have really been instrumental (for me) in discovering new plants, new friends,
& improving the photographic eye.

I'm being much more alert & observant about the plants in our garden, too.
In other words, gardening has become much more fun & rewarding since I joined the community at NGA.
Thank you all! Thumbs up
Learn & create something every day.
Our Duck Pond The thread "Pool to Natural Pond Conversion" in Ponds and Water Gardening forum
Name: Stan
Florida Panhandle (Defuniak Sp (Zone 8b)
Photo Contest Winner 2019 Region: Gulf Coast Region: Florida Enjoys or suffers hot summers Daylilies Lilies
Keeps Horses Dog Lover Garden Photography Butterflies Hummingbirder Birds
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GaNinFl
Jan 14, 2018 5:20 PM CST
I agree Cal, great folks here and so full of information and tips. NGA is a wonderful tool and resource.
Stan
(Georgia Native in Florida)
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