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Looks like a ______?

Discussion in 'THE CROTON SOCIETY' started by Crotonologist, Nov 19, 2010.

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  1. Crotonologist

    Crotonologist Active Member

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    southern Louisiana USDA 9a
    I need an opinion here, as in looks like a, could be a, I think its a, resembles a, might be a, I thought it was a...........
     

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  2. Phil Stager

    Phil Stager Well-Known Member

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    Sunny St. Pete, FL
    looks kind of like an Elaine - but mine got fried last winter and toasted this summer and will hopefully recover in its new location. But then again fit meight be a ......
     
  3. fawnridge

    fawnridge Well-Known Member

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    Western Boca Raton
    I agree on Elaine. Put it into the shade, and you'll get a lot more pink.
     
  4. Crotonologist

    Crotonologist Active Member

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    Location:
    southern Louisiana USDA 9a
    Cool - thanks for the name and the shade suggestion - I had been thinking it kind of looked like an AFD number, but now I see that it does look like the Elaine pics in the Croton Online Reference, so Elaine it is until proven otherwise.
    Anyone know some history on this cultivar? I'm trying to find dates and origins and such for my croton records...
     
  5. Moose

    Moose Esteemed Member

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    Coral Gables, FL Zone 10b
    Elaine is a name that pre-dates the AFD hybrid introductions. But you are right, it does look like a _________? :p
     

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