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  1. sfishergirl

    Have Rembrandt tulips

    OK all I have extra rembrandt tulips anyone want to trade for some liatris, lillies, and or alliums?
  2. sfishergirl

    Help identifying succulent

    I only water mine once a month unless it is very warm then I check for dry soil once a week but they only get watered when dry and they dont like wet feet
  3. sfishergirl

    knitted dead fish hat.

    awesome! projects like this make me wish I could knit
  4. sfishergirl

    Terrariums

    Hey all this is my newest challenge. I am on attempt #2 having already killed 1 sinningia. So now I am asking does anyoneelse have a terrarium? How are you planting them etc. I am working on a milk botttle shaped glass container and using plastic wrap to seal it. I put in about 2" of river rock...
  5. sfishergirl

    Two Random Plant ID's needed please

    It without a doubt looks like nightshade. The way your weeds have been going lately I would do some searcing on the belladonna family. I would think at sometime in your property's history someone who knew how to use the older herbs lived there. Your weeds sound like my grandparents garden. I...
  6. sfishergirl

    Flower or weed?

    I didnt let them pay for them but I did a very desperate put as many pieces in the ground and pray they root. They took out all of my hens and chicks, a huge blue spruce sedum, pink aloe, sedum summer glory, sedum spathulifolium cape blanco and harvest moon, varigated aeonium, voodoo lilies and...
  7. sfishergirl

    Flower or weed?

    lol I like the part about it not being illegal so the kids weren't charged. If Toxic plants were Illegal I would be on death row. lol I provide my neighbors with a list every spring and the names and numbers of 2 vets familiar with my plants and how they affect dogs I have only this year started...
  8. sfishergirl

    Flower or weed?

    Actually the bad rep part with kids smoking it actually wasnt Datura it was Brugmansia and the rumor went as far as to say that states in the south were banning the plant and making gardeners dig up their brugs
  9. sfishergirl

    Flower or weed?

    If you read all the way down in your link it talks about medicinal uses including the treatment of asthma even though it is no longer used today The FDA stillls uses components of it atropine, scopolamine and hyoscyamine. I am not saying to go out and harvest for use I was simply stating that it...
  10. sfishergirl

    Flower or weed?

    I have never heard of it as an invasive. I have heard of it as an herbal pain killer but is very dangerous. I grew a triple purple one year Datura (jimson weed) does not survive our winters. It is pretty though but not something I would grow It does sell like chocolate cake up here though only...
  11. sfishergirl

    Have extra Achimenes

    I bought a small ton of these and have extra if anyone is interested
  12. sfishergirl

    trimming my spider plant?

    Welcome to GardenForums. I agree that those wonderful long stems can be a pest Here we just keep tucking them into the leaves and moving plants til they find a out of the way place to live for awhile. I have a hoya camphorifolia that pokes us in the eye everytime you walk by it. I think it is...
  13. sfishergirl

    Avocado Oil

    let us know I switched over to palm oil several years ago I wonder how they compare
  14. sfishergirl

    sempervivum help needed

    the cobwebs I might try outside but the cv noir is very big and echveria like lol there is always a big difference between losing a $3 plant and losing a $10 plant. I will take a picture of it and post it.
  15. sfishergirl

    sempervivum help needed

    ty kya I think they both need to come inside for the winter
  16. sfishergirl

    sempervivum help needed

    Hey we are starting to see the signs of our first frost looming. I am trying to get my drag it all in list ready. I have 2 semps that survived the neighbors dog a CV NOIR and COBWEB BUTTONS can anyone help me with a hardiness zone for either?
  17. sfishergirl

    My Plant Sale

    swindy what a great idea about the school sunflower and I need to get together Our school has its own greenhouse. We all donate what we can. and this year I dont have alot to donate out of my own yard but sunflower is right things are starting to finally feel hard here in upstate NY jobs that...
  18. sfishergirl

    does anyone know the name of this house plant?

    I am not too sure about a secret the red buttons I bought last October from rob's violet barn and they were tiny they spent all winter under a grow light sitting in a cake pan with the bottom covered in water and once a month through the winter they got eleanors VF-11. Then after we moved they...
  19. sfishergirl

    does anyone know the name of this house plant?

    that one had a hard winter here I had tried for a full pot but it didnt all make it I have another one of those that is a full pot but not very long. I have these big hoyas 2 carnosa varigated hindu rope, rubra (like I sent Kya), kentiana, linearis, and multiflora shooting rocket. My babies are...
  20. sfishergirl

    does anyone know the name of this house plant?

    I love all my hoyas and yes they are very slow growing. This time of year there should be good growth. All of my cuttings from last fall have new leaves finally. lol not often I can look at the pic without enlarging and know what it is but this time I just happen to have 2 in 8 inch pots and...


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