"Looks just like my wisteria, mine took probably 8 yrs to blossom, but I am in zone 4. last yr and this yr the blossoms got frost, so no blossoms again - kind of a hit-n-miss for me. I mostly planted it for shade though anyway, but I do love them…"
"Hi, Great job on the banana trees. Is that the size pot they "live" in all year? I am in z4 and had a Z5 plant, mulched it with 2 ft of leaves but it did not survive. Would like to try again with your technique, but wondering about the pot…"
I just read your message right now...I'll go check out the pond hunter. I went to the home depot yesterday to look for an adapter and they didn't have what I needed. I'm going to take the tubing and the adapter I have now to the pond shop on Saturday. They said I might need a few pieces to bring the pump from 1.25 up to a 1.5 - figure they can look at it & illuminate some stress & time.
"Thank you, Keryn. Our street (and the whole town) does have lots of lovely big old tall trees. Our commute to and from NYC to work is about 90 minutes each way, but it's a price we are willing to pay to live here."