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by GREVILLE
Fri Jun 08, 2018 9:37 pm
Forum: Weather and Climatology (public)
Topic: Your daily weather blog -June 2011 onward
Replies: 6340
Views: 162831

Re: Your daily weather blog -June 2011 onward

Maspalomas Sunny periods Max 22.7c Min 18.4c Humidity 70-87% Sunshine 5.5hrs

Puerto Rico Temp @ 12.15hrs 22.0c Sea 19.9c UV 11.1
by GREVILLE
Thu Jun 07, 2018 10:16 pm
Forum: Weather and Climatology (public)
Topic: Your daily weather blog -June 2011 onward
Replies: 6340
Views: 162831

Re: Your daily weather blog -June 2011 onward

Maspalomas Sun Max 25.9c Min 18.0c Humidity 53-85% Sunshine 11.9hrs

Puerto Rico Temp @ 14.00hrs 24.5c Sea 19.7c UV 9.1
by GREVILLE
Thu Jun 07, 2018 10:09 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Winter 2017-18 losses
Replies: 17
Views: 2057

Re: Winter 2017-18 losses

When I inspected my plants on a visit to the UK end of January/early February their good health along with the long range forecast for the rest of the winter suggested no losses......until the beast from the east had other ideas. Not being able to give protection to the vulnerable meant when I came ...
by GREVILLE
Thu Jun 07, 2018 9:21 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: A Canary Twitter
Replies: 110
Views: 13723

Re: A Canary Twitter

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This was after six weeks.

Pretty much matches the UK growth rate I get when I start them off in the greenhouse in early spring.
by GREVILLE
Thu Jun 07, 2018 9:10 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: A Canary Twitter
Replies: 110
Views: 13723

Re: A Canary Twitter

Resurrected this thread with what appears to be four years of posting missing. I had posted some info about growing Colocasia in the very dry climate here. The leaves keep going over prematurely and tend to force the corms into dormancy from which they don't seem to come back. I bought another winte...
by GREVILLE
Thu Jun 07, 2018 2:19 pm
Forum: Palms (including Cycads and Cordyline)
Topic: Is my Washy dead?
Replies: 9
Views: 1076

Re: Is my Washy dead?

That was a good system of protection to use where you are, Adam. It clearly worked.
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by GREVILLE
Wed Jun 06, 2018 10:01 pm
Forum: Weather and Climatology (public)
Topic: Your daily weather blog -June 2011 onward
Replies: 6340
Views: 162831

Re: Your daily weather blog -June 2011 onward

Maspalomas Sun Max 24.4C Min 17.0c Humidity 58-84%
Sunshine 12.0c

Puerto Rico Temp @ 12.45pm 23.5c Sea 19.8c UV 9.5
by GREVILLE
Tue Jun 05, 2018 10:44 pm
Forum: Weather and Climatology (public)
Topic: Your daily weather blog -June 2011 onward
Replies: 6340
Views: 162831

Re: Your daily weather blog -June 2011 onward

Maspalomas Sun Max 24.8c Min 16.7c Humidity 57-85%
Sunshine 12.0hrs

Puerto Rico Temp @ 13.30hrs 24.0c Sea 20.0c UV 9.3
by GREVILLE
Mon Jun 04, 2018 10:34 pm
Forum: Weather and Climatology (public)
Topic: Your daily weather blog -June 2011 onward
Replies: 6340
Views: 162831

Re: Your daily weather blog -June 2011 onward

Maspalomas Sun Max 24.4c Min 17.0c Humidity 61-84% Sunshine 11.4hrs

Puerto Rico Temp @ 13.45hrs 23.5c Sea 19.9c UV 9.7
by GREVILLE
Sun Jun 03, 2018 10:21 pm
Forum: Weather and Climatology (public)
Topic: Your daily weather blog -June 2011 onward
Replies: 6340
Views: 162831

Re: Your daily weather blog -June 2011 onward

Saturday 2nd June
Maspalomas Sun Max 23.7c Min 16.6c Humidity 55 -82% Sunshine 11.5hrs

Puerto Rico Temp @ 13.00hrs 23.0c Sea 19.5c UV 8.9

Sunday 3rd June
Maspalomas Sun Max 24.1c Min 16.4c Humidity 52-77%
Sunshine 11.7hrs

Puerto Rico Temp @ 12.00hrs 22.5c Sea 19.6c UV 9.2
by GREVILLE
Sun Jun 03, 2018 8:35 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Ceroxylon
Replies: 2
Views: 639

Re: Ceroxylon

I suspect the growing point of the palm was under the snow cover and your minus eleven was above the snow. I'm sure the insulating power of lying snow saved the palm from extinction. So glad for your gobsmacking recovery icon_cheers I'm hoping for a similar recovery from a 'beast from the east' spea...
by GREVILLE
Fri Jun 01, 2018 10:59 pm
Forum: Weather and Climatology (public)
Topic: Your daily weather blog -June 2011 onward
Replies: 6340
Views: 162831

Re: Your daily weather blog -June 2011 onward

Back in Canaries so the following:

Maspalomas Sunny Max 24.3c Min 16.9c Humidity 55-82% sun 11.6hrs

Puerto Rico Temp @ 14.30hrs 23.0c Sea 19.7c UV 9.3
by GREVILLE
Fri Jun 01, 2018 10:20 pm
Forum: Cacti & Succulents, (including Yucca and Rock Plants)
Topic: Opuntia - thriving
Replies: 9
Views: 1376

Re: Opuntia - thriving

Dry enough to stop the rot icon_salut
by GREVILLE
Thu May 31, 2018 10:06 pm
Forum: Weather and Climatology (public)
Topic: Your current weather in one word...
Replies: 3486
Views: 94552

Re: Your current weather in one word...

Cloudyandmuggy