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by eddie
Sun Feb 09, 2020 3:54 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Conservatory repairs
Replies: 2
Views: 172

Conservatory repairs

Looks like a job worth doing.
by eddie
Sun Feb 09, 2020 3:51 pm
Forum: Weather and Climatology (public)
Topic: Your daily weather blog -June 2011 onward
Replies: 6417
Views: 172779

Your daily weather blog -June 2011 onward

Storm force 11 gusts up to 140 kph
Lots of trees are down
by eddie
Wed Feb 05, 2020 5:12 pm
Forum: Weather and Climatology (public)
Topic: Global warming in uk
Replies: 3
Views: 142

Global warming in uk

My lawn is gone. Changed into mud due to the rain we've had. My palms are still growing :D
by eddie
Sat Dec 21, 2019 1:27 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: The Best of... A discussion thread
Replies: 21
Views: 1903

The Best of... A discussion thread

passiflora for the fence

a red banana

bamboo & musa basjoo

tertrapanax of course

cordyline does not grow here unfortunately
by eddie
Sat Dec 21, 2019 1:01 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: 15 years growth of Washie Washingtonia
Replies: 13
Views: 1112

15 years growth of Washie Washingtonia

Thanks to this forum I've managed to grow Washies here
Yours is a real inspiration and motivator for me Dave icon_thumleft
Thanks!

Mine says hi

21-12-2019
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May 2008
The tall Washi in 2019 can be found in front of the banana
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by eddie
Sat Dec 21, 2019 12:43 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Who's still visiting then?
Replies: 12
Views: 682

Who's still visiting then?

I'm still visiting..... icon_bigsmurf
by eddie
Thu Jul 25, 2019 8:34 am
Forum: Palms (including Cycads and Cordyline)
Topic: fortunei
Replies: 5
Views: 649

fortunei

Hi, I'm no expert, but yours looks a bit small for being in the ground for a decade. Maybe it's some kind of crossbreed?
by eddie
Thu Jul 25, 2019 8:27 am
Forum: Weather and Climatology (public)
Topic: Your daily weather blog -June 2011 onward
Replies: 6417
Views: 172779

Your daily weather blog -June 2011 onward

All time high record broken here...39.3C
by eddie
Mon Jun 03, 2019 4:20 pm
Forum: Palms (including Cycads and Cordyline)
Topic: Washingtonia filifera HELP Please
Replies: 4
Views: 372

Washingtonia filifera HELP Please

I've had the same on mine. Maybe it's frost damage, or it was caused by to much wet weather.

They grew back fine, so I don't think you have to worry. Nice Washi you've got icon_thumleft
by eddie
Sun May 12, 2019 12:34 pm
Forum: Palms (including Cycads and Cordyline)
Topic: Washingtonia robusta, advice please
Replies: 4
Views: 390

Washingtonia robusta, advice please

I don't think it's easy to split them up as the roots will be tangled uip together. I've planted out a similar plant like yours once and the weak stems died leaving a double trunked Washi. Try the biggest pot possible, or better put it in the ground. If you plant it out you'll probably end up with o...
by eddie
Thu Apr 25, 2019 12:12 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Tetrapanax help!
Replies: 18
Views: 1226

Tetrapanax help!

Mine completely defioliates during and after winter. If the growing point is damaged, new leaves will grow back quickly in the growing season. I'm no expert, but I wouldn't worry to much these things are quite tough
by eddie
Sun Feb 10, 2019 2:35 pm
Forum: Weather and Climatology (public)
Topic: Your daily weather blog -June 2011 onward
Replies: 6417
Views: 172779

Your daily weather blog -June 2011 onward

rain
and rain
rain
did I mention rain?

9C
by eddie
Mon Jan 28, 2019 8:05 am
Forum: Weather and Climatology (public)
Topic: winter is coming, a scary forecast
Replies: 2
Views: 568

winter is coming, a scary forecast

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snow on it's way....