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  • Growing a tropical jungle in a small garden

    Posted by Craig A on May 26, 2023 at 8:41 am

    Jungle and tropical style gardens provide a lush escape right on your back doorstep. Many gardens, balconies and courtyards are extremely limited on space and it can feel like creating a thriving jungle garden is impossible. By following some of the planting ideas for small gardens and outdoor spaces in this video you will be able to grow more healthy jungle style plants than you ever thought possible.

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2mkVHjN63Hk

    PLANTS FEATURED IN THIS VIDEO:

    Groundcover: Impatiens omieana, Asarum europaeas, Ophiopgon, Saxifaga stolonifera

    Subshrub: Polystichum minimum, Dryopteris atrata, Colocasia ‘Pink China’, Colocasia ‘Mojito’

    Shrubs: Fatsia polycarpa, Fatsia japonica, Fatsia japonica ‘Variegata’, Sambuca nigra ‘Blue Sheen’, Fuchsia boliviana, Pseudopanax arboreus, Brassaiopsis mitis

    Trees: Vasconellea pubescens, Eriobotya japonica, Catalpa bignoniodes ‘Aurea’, Rhus Typhina

    Climbers: Clematis ‘Nubia’

    Epiphytes: Neoregelia ‘Fosters Favourite’, Neoregelia ‘Iris’, Neoregelia ‘Punctatissima’, Tillandsia useniodes, Aechmea blanchetiana ‘Orange Form’

    PLEASE ADD ANY PLANT SUGGESTIONS THAT YOU HAVE 🙂

    greatnorthernexotic replied 7 months, 2 weeks ago 3 Members · 3 Replies
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  • Craig A

    Administrator
    May 26, 2023 at 11:44 am

    Dude! What a transformation, absolutely amazing.

  • Valentin29

    Member
    August 15, 2023 at 11:18 am

    I didn’t know before the Vasconellea pubescens ! Is it hardy ? If yes I will try on Bretagne in France, you grow yours from seeds ?

  • greatnorthernexotic

    Member
    September 6, 2023 at 5:55 pm

    Super impressive what you’ve created in the space, Craig. 👌

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