Some accents

good_ol_jr77

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Here are some of my accent plantings, more to come soon. These first 4 are all hosta in Erin pottery. From left to right the cultivars are 'remember me', 'dragon tails', 'cherish', and 'blue mouse ears'.
 

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RyanFrye

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Nice. Thanks for sharing. I like the dwarf astillbe.
 

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Sedum. The succulent in pic 2 I will have to ID when I get home. Both in Erin pottery.
those are lithops or more known as 'living stones'. they flower really nice in the fall. i have a few for about 3 years now.

hope that helps
eric
 

good_ol_jr77

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Ah yes, thats exactly what they are Eric thanks.
 
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Interesting plants and pots.

I really need to make more accent pots, I just never seem to get around to it :rolleyes:

Tell me about that Lithops. Does is reproduce easily and are the flowers all the same color?
 

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We'll have to see if Eric can jump back in with some answers on those Lithops. I just happened to be wandering through home depot and saw some succulents. I stopped to look at them and immediately knew they were perfect for this tiny (1 in. sq.) accent pot I had sitting around for a few months.
 

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lithops grow in a weird way. they start shrivelng in spring where the new body emerge, and as soon as the old body is dried-up, watering cycle begins. water till compost is totally saturated and water again only when its totally dry. they flower in fall, with a small daisy like flower, about 3/4" diameter in yellow or white. after flowering, stop watering till the next spring. easy! lol. i grow them indoors all year round in a southern exposure windowsill.:D

hope that helps
eric
 

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Very nice accents. Do you use regular soil in these plantings or bonsai soil?
 
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