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in hawaii? 
we are interesting in ordering a couple of items but would like to know if you are shipping from hawaii as that is where we live (on the big island). …

Can I buy crafted durian trees from u, or seed? 
Dear sir, I live on the tropical island of Madagascar. I would like to grow durian, red prawn and d 25, as well as other tropical fruit trees/bushes. Can …

Brunfelsia Latifolia Care 
Hi my Brunfelsia Latifolia is quite new it was beautiful and green when i bought a few weeks ago ,,,now the leaves are turning dark grey i has been …

Bizmark seeds 
Hi there, I have two huge healthy bizmark palms that are seeding currenly. I have several dark brown seeds and tons of green new seeds Are these seeds …

How to Grow a new Caper Plant From Seeds 
Can you please help me?? I have a caper plant with purple and white flowers. After the flower dies, is the pod attached to a stem the seed??? If it …

After flowers stop blooming. . . .
Growing Orchids
 
My Mom as a lovely Purple Orchid and wants to know if, when the flowers stop blooming, do you cut off the flower stem? Hi Missy, First off thanks …

Help with Brunfelsia Latifolia, AKA Yesterday Today and Tomorrow 
a friend owns a small nursery and someone gave her a 2-3 foot Brunsfeldia plant (spelling is probably wrong), and she gave it to me. I cannot find information …

Identify flowering climbing vine, please. Photo attached. 
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Do you have Alocasia Robusta Plants for sale? 
Hello I would like to know if you have alocasia robusta for sale,please let me know thank you. Hi Jamie Yes I do have Alocasia for sale, just go …

Do you ship to Hawaii and California? 
Hello... do you ship caper plants to Hawaii and California? Marcel Good Morning Marcel, You shouldn’t have a problem getting them to …

Exotic Aqua Tropical Flowering Tree or Vine - Identify 
I have a photo of a flowering tree or vine in Hawaii that no one can identify, but you might know! Can you identify this for me please? Hello …

cassava plant for sale ? 
Do You have this cassava plant for sale ? Hi Gus Unfortunately I don’t have any at this time but I do have many types of cassava foods for sale …

Tacca Chantrieri - Bat Plants 
We would like to ask where we can obtain seeds or plants for the Bat Plants. We understand that there are different colours. e.g. white, black, brown & …

Droopy leaves 
I have two white orchids that have started drooping their leaves. I give them one ice cube a week. Am I over or under watering them? Hi Missy, …

Bedding Not rated yet
Hi, I am looking for BRIGHT tropical bedding, Cal King, sheets 2 pillow cases and comforter. I have been scouring the web for a year and cannot come with …

are you located in Hawaii? Not rated yet
I live on the Big Island. I am looking for Pincushion Proteas plants. Do you have any or any connections for acquiring them? I would love t find some more …

Do you have cinnimon seeds available for planting....I live in the Bahamas and would like to try my hand at growing one of these trees.... Not rated yet
Do you have cinnimon seeds available for planting....I live in the Bahamas and would like to try my hand at growing one of these trees.... sorry …

Looking for bedspread Not rated yet
I have found the attached bedspread online, attributed to your website, but I can't find it on your site. Do you have this one available in a full? Thanks …

Cinnamon tree in england? Not rated yet
Hi! I live in chilly England. But I have a hot conservatory (glasshouse) I keep it at around 23C. I have banaa, orchid, theobroma, miosa, pineapple …

locating mokaras to purchase Not rated yet
Hello Diantha, I am trying to locate a wholesaler of Mokaras. Not just the flowers but the whole plant/orchid. Im actually trying to buy them NOT …

Do you have Curry Leaf Plants, Betal Leaf Plants and Cassava Plant  Not rated yet
Hi Vik, Below are some links to a couple of the plants you were looking for, I hope this will help you : )

Cinnamon tree, in greenhouse in Oklahoma, can it grow? Not rated yet
Hello, We have a nice geodesic grow dome in NE Oklahoma. I'm really wanting to put a cinnamon tree in for a long term grower. I see that you might have …

email Not rated yet
Please add me to your email list if you have one. Thank you Good evening! I don't an email list just yet but I do have an RSS feed that …

Exotic Flower Guide and Identifying Tropical Flowers Not rated yet
Hi If I need help determining flower names, could you help me with that? Hi Susanna, I would love to help you with identifying some …

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I am looking to purchase the cassia cinnamon plant or seeds, is there any way you could help out, I can't find them anywhere,,  Not rated yet
Hello, I was wondering if you could help? I'm trying to locate a cassia cinnamon tree/cutting or seeds, This seems to be a hard thing to come across, …

phytoeco@hanmail.net Not rated yet
Dear Nice to meet you, sir.. I am S.J. LEE from South Korea. I plan to buy some tropical plants for new tropical botanical garden(or green …

Do You Sell Beach Scene Sun Catchers? Not rated yet
Thank you so much for visiting my site, I have many Tropical Stained Glass Pictures to choose from and some specifically of the beach or ocean, …

Looking at the tiki benches and bar stools. How do I order them/ Not rated yet
Trying to buy tiki bar accessories Hi Bill, Here are some links to my pages that carry these items, some are out of stock because of the season …

What type of tropical plant is casting the shadows in the attached photo? Not rated yet
Hi Jessica, Its obviously some type of palm tree which in a shadow many of them will look identical because of the fond structure, it’s more tan likely …

vanilla orchid Not rated yet
do you have any vanilla orchid blooming or any really great fakes? Best, Steve Paszt Hi Steve, I do have vanilla plants for sale; they’re such …

Blue butterfly pea vine Not rated yet
I have this vine and I love it, however what do I do with the pea pods after the flowers? Are they edible? Or do I dead head them. Thank you Dee …

didning chairs/furniture Not rated yet
Hi can you tell me where I can purchase the chairs in the attachement as advertised on your site? Hi Mike, I have searched all my manufactures and …

Yesterday today and forever plants Not rated yet
I have two yesterday to-day and forever plants - one is a small bush - about 4 ft. in height and flowers well - I have had this for about 15 years. …

Pinching back a Pseuderantemum Not rated yet
I bought a 4" pot of a lovely Pseuderanthemum plant variety "Black Varnish". It is a single stalk plant that is about 12" high.Should I pinch it back to …

if i bought more than one bat plant of different colors can they be potted together? Not rated yet
If I bought more than one kind of bat plant can they be potted together? Hi Becca You will have no problem if you plant them together, I …

Cutting back lotus plants Not rated yet
I am asking if it us appropriate to cut back lotus plants as the stems with root structures grow? Will this hurt the plant? Hi Pat, It is …

akashazorro@hotmail.com Not rated yet
are bat plants dangerous to cats or dogs i love them but dont wanna harm my beloved pets and cant find anything saying yes or no so was wondering if u …

Importing advice Not rated yet
Hi there im interested in importing in some Dracula for myself but im not sure what is the step to do ? im living in singapore , will the plants arrive …

Lawndale High School Not rated yet
Send me your E-Maill address and I'll send you a movie I made with you in every picture. And it was a tie between you and Judy Proper for the most pictures …

Hoya carnosa Not rated yet
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Mexican Papaya Not rated yet
Where can I buy Mexican Papaya Plants?I can be reached at henrycrossman@cox.net. Hi Henry, I don't have the actual plant but I did find some seeds …

Selling of Evergreens Not rated yet
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Rambutan Fruit  Not rated yet
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Brunfelsia Latifolia Not rated yet
My plant 2 yrs old not flowering at all Hi Samina, Here is a link o to my Tropical Brunfelsia Latifolia page where I have some plant …

Can I purchase the seashell shelf? Not rated yet
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The calotropis gigantea Linnaeus Aiton Not rated yet
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i need a growth booster for my Palm seedlings Not rated yet
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Hi, I am looking for a FIRM hammock Not rated yet
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Tropical Chandeliers Not rated yet
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Hello! :) Not rated yet
I am curious if you can sell me Crossandra in the turquoise coulour. I noticed u labeled it as rare. Is it available? Thank you Hi Kenny, …

Snail Vine - Vigna caracalla Not rated yet
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Pitcher plant Not rated yet
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Identify Flower Not rated yet
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Christmas Palm Trees Not rated yet
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Can you identify this plant Not rated yet
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Inquiries Not rated yet
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FLOWERING TREE Not rated yet
I AM SEARCHING FOR THE NAME OF A HIBISCUS-LOOKING FLOWERING TREE. IT HAS AN UMBRELLA-LIKE SHAPE WITH PINK FLOWERS AND CURLY LIGHT-GREEN LEAVES. I WAS …

Desert Rose and Adenium Not rated yet
Hi, Just wanted to see if you know where I can get the plants at a wholesale volume. Thanks. Sandy Hi Sandy I live close to you …

Tree name Not rated yet
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Trying to identify an amazing tropical bloom - please help! Not rated yet
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Advertising Partnership Not rated yet
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Advice Not rated yet
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Copyright Violation Not rated yet
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Rubber Plant Not rated yet
I took my indoor plant and put it in direct sunlight for too long and now I have some dark brown leaves. Should I cut back or wait and see if these leaves …

Tropical Plants Flowes and Decor Web Site Not rated yet
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where do i buy one from? Not rated yet
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Do you sell plants... Not rated yet
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Where to buy Euphorbia milii Not rated yet
Hello, I saw your page...very impressive. I am just wondering where to buy those Euphorbia Milii in CA. Please let me know. Thank you. Chuck …

poker plant Not rated yet
I saw a poker plant with large, lilly-like leaves that I fell in love with. Unfortunately, it's in someone's yard. I may ask if I can have a start. I …

bismarkia Not rated yet
What size are the plants. i see the prices, but only small medium or large, but does not state the size. Also, shipping is free to hawaii? Thank you …

My Phalaenopsis care Not rated yet
My Phalaenopsis orchid blooms wonderfully, however after the last series of blooms fell of, I have now noticed that two sets of leaves and roots have now …

MEDITERRANEAN FAN PALMS,CANARY ISLAND PALMS,MEXICAN FAN PALMS Not rated yet
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papaya problem Not rated yet
hi, I tried to grow papaya from seeds several times..but after some time,after they grow about 5-7 inches high,something WHITE appears on leafs and they …

Bulk Purchase of Bamboo Not rated yet
I am Mr. Jerry Lippman, and will like to make some Bulk order on the Bamboo Plants that you have for sale .. Let me know what are the types as well as …

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Could you please tell me the name of these palms? Not rated yet
Hello, I have these two tall palms in my yard and would like to know their names, please. Hi Sergey, There are several trees that look …

long sleeve hawaiian mens shirts Not rated yet
Hello there. I can’t find any long sleeve hawaiian shirts on here. There’s what looks like a link to a page on the short sleeve page, but it isn’t a …

Tommy Bahama Outlet Store Not rated yet
Hell-o, I wanted to browse the Tommy Bahama selection that you have for men, but there's no input. Any suggestions? What I am looking for are Tommy Bahama …

Will Pineapple Lilies grow in Australia? Not rated yet
Hi, I was wondering if pineapple lillies grow well in Australia. I am interested in growing them. I live on the east coast of Australia in a generally …

Flower that looks like a small cake with candles Not rated yet
When we were on Maui a couple of years ago we saw some flowers that look like large cup cakes with 20 or 30 things that look like candles. I have tried …

pachypodium lamerii Not rated yet
I was wondering whether you know if it is OK to trim the lower trunk of the spikes for safety purposes without affecting the health of the plant? I was …

Hoya Not rated yet
Do you sell Hoya compacta?how much? Do you ship/deliver in the Philippines. How much including the shipping fee? Hi Manila I do sell Hoya go to …

identification help Not rated yet
i attached pic files containing pictures of tropical flowers and plants that i need help identifing. The pictures were taken at our condo complex on the …

identification help Not rated yet
i attached pic files containing pictures of tropical flowers and plants that i need help identifing. The pictures were taken at our condo complex on the …

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