Pachypodium lamerei (Madagascar Palm) Cereus peruvianus (Peruvian Pear), Phoenix dactylifera (Date Palm).
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Special weather information for October 2000

Welcome to our Garden: Corpus Christi, Texas
Lat. 27: 46N - Long. 097: 30W - Elv. 13
Growing Season Days - 330 : First Frost - Dec.25 : Last Frost - Feb.4
Average Monthly Temperatures
Jan. 56.3° : Feb. 59.3° : Mar. 65.9° : Apr. 73° : May 78° : June 82.7°
July 84.9° : Aug. 85° : Sept. 81.5° : Oct. 74° : Nov. 65° : Dec. 59.1°
Yearly Annual Rainfall 30 inches
Zone 9
Low for the month 44° : High for the month 96°: Rainfall 1" Year to Date 16.18"
We started our garden in the spring 1997, and it is still under construction
This is our third full growing season

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In the late afternoon and 90° steamy weather.

Late afternoon.

Palm Grass "Setaria palmifolia" flowering.

Washingtonia filifera (California Fan Palm) and Musa ssp.(Banana).

Wodyetia bifurcata
(Foxtail Palm)

Ravenea rivularis
(Majesty Palm)

Phoenix roebelenii, Colocasia sp. (elephant ears) and Caladium

Meow, waits for the cold front that will soon come to South Texas.
Special weather information for October 2000.

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