"I am basically equivalent to the USDA z11 or warmer........There are of course many microclimates especially along the coastline. In my garden I can grow things that don't survive further south and and further north as I a slightly elevated,…"
"Rhonda, they are propagated by rhizome division here in Australia as very few Heliconias set seed here.........I don't know where you live but they are almost exclusively for the tropics and subtropics......some people in Sydney grow them very…"
"Keryn, right now I'm waiting to see what survives the winter. I would like to transition to smaller plants (easier to handle). I have a lot of good caudiciform specimens. I would also try banzai on several different specimens…"
This is the view from my kitchen. Whilst the tree is in my other neighbours front garden, I get to enjoy this too! There are actually 2 Jacarandas side by side. This is the best time of year to see these gorgeous trees.