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Crinum who knew

This is a discussion on Crinum who knew within the The Jungle forums, part of the Land Plants category; I put these plants up front for contrast. This morning I was pulling weeds when ...

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    I put these plants up front for contrast. This morning I was pulling weeds when what to my surprise. I see this! I didn't know they had a pretty flower.Name:  IMG_2930.jpg
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    I have several of these in my yard, they are beautiful, the thing I find most frustrating is that the blooms are so heavy they often pull the stalk to the ground

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    Quote Originally Posted by moniluhum View Post
    I put these plants up front for contrast. This morning I was pulling weeds when what to my surprise. I see this! I didn't know they had a pretty flower.
    Funny, I never knew anyone would grow Crinum for the foliage. Looks like Crinum americanum, so native for you in Louisiana.

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