Esperanza, or Tecoma stans, and Pride of Barbados, Caesalpinia pulcherrima
Both seed grown, both in their second summer.
Cold kills them back to the ground in this climate,
but they come back readily.

The up side of awful August weather is that tropical plants thrive in heat and humidity.

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  1. janie

     /  August 8, 2008

    and I bet you are the only person for miles and miles growing those plants. They are beautiful!Why is my ‘Brocaded Gown’ not blooming? Bummer…

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