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Plant Trading: CLOSED: Have: Peanut Butter Tree

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kohndr
Gladstone, OR

June 14, 2012
6:27 AM

Post #9164635

Seedling around 3" tall, long root

Wanted:
Unusual house plants
Roses
Clematis

Anything unique :)

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Xeramtheum
Summerville, SC
(Zone 8a)

June 14, 2012
8:00 AM

Post #9164723

Could you please post a close up of the flower .. from the picture it looks like what you have is the Peanut Butter Shrub, Clerodendrum trichotomum which is hardy zone 6 to zone 9.

http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/79182/

The Peanut Butter Tree is Bunchosia argentea and only hardy in zones 10 and above and from a completely different Family.

http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/102568/

I'd be interested in the Clerodendrum
KayJones
Panama City Beach, FL
(Zone 8b)

June 14, 2012
11:30 AM

Post #9164967

Anne, I am sure you already are aware of it, but this C. trichotomum is EXTREMELY invasive - as bad as bungii in our zone.
Xeramtheum
Summerville, SC
(Zone 8a)

June 14, 2012
1:11 PM

Post #9165093

No I wasn't! Thanks for the warning .. I got a bungei and was told it's invasive so it's consigned forever to a large screened (so roots can't escape) pot .. my C. thomsoniae, myracoides and incisa aka Rotheca aren't proving to be invasive .. but then again they aren't in the ground. The trichotomum flowers are interesting. I actually have all my possible escapees in one place and keep an eagle eye on them by cutting off all the spent blooms and bagging a few for seeds.
kohndr
Gladstone, OR

June 15, 2012
7:16 AM

Post #9166047

Traded :) Thanks!
KayJones
Panama City Beach, FL
(Zone 8b)

June 16, 2012
4:16 PM

Post #9167878

Please mark it 'closed' - thanks!

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