Big Plant Auction

Moose

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The Tropical Fern & Exotic Plant Society will hold its Annual Plant Auction on Monday, October 22nd 7:00 pm. in the Garden House at the Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden. There will be a very nice selection of unusual plants.

Here is a link http://www.palmpedia.net/forum/showthread.php?3452-Monster-Auction-of-Rare-Plants in the Big Leaf Tropical section on Palmpedia - which many of you never visit. Oh, there are crotons too ... :rolleyes:
 
Some crotons that have been donated to the auction ... :eek:
 

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Some more ...

For ID's and brief descriptions of these donated crotons to the auction, go to the link in the first post. :p
 

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It tomorrow night. If you are in the area, this is a function you should try to attend. Its gonna be alot of fun. This society is full of very nice people.

Here is a couple more photos of crotons donated to the auction.
 

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Phone has been ringing off the hook. Should be a very nice turn out. Hope some more of you can make it. Very nice plant people in the Tropical Fern & Exoyic Plant Society! :cool:
 
But Ron......thanks to you, there was a great selection of croton plants that were offered to anyone that wanted to add not only some color to their garden but, some old rich history in some of these varieties that were being offered. Very generous!
 
Yes, kudos to you, Ron! You did a great job of promoting the auction, providing an array of plants and educating potential buyers on their needs and history.
 
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