- Between the ruins grew cypresses and oleanders, hibiscus, myrtle and wild roses.
- There is no reason why hostas can't be grown in containers just as successfully as an exotic hibiscus.
- The hedge of bougainvillea and hibiscus that I'd planted for my mother was now so high and thick that I could not see the house behind it.
- My hibiscus looks healthy, but the buds drop before they open.
- Calla lilies, iris, geraniums and hibiscus bloomed here as well as a variety of other plants.