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by chainsaw kid
Thu Sep 20, 2018 2:56 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Schefflera taiwaniana
Replies: 19
Views: 2227

Schefflera taiwaniana

Arlon Tishmarsh wrote:
Thu Sep 20, 2018 6:46 am
i have four variants planted out in various numbers that all cope with winter unprotected, Taiwaniana, Alpina, Delavayi and Rhododendrifolia. I would think with your coastal location any of those would be worth a try
So which one is your personal favourite Arlon. icon_thumright
by chainsaw kid
Wed Sep 19, 2018 8:33 am
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Schefflera taiwaniana
Replies: 19
Views: 2227

Schefflera taiwaniana

Nice Schefflera Arlon, seeing that it reminds me that it is imperative to get the right variety, I went to Crug some years ago when I was younger and less experienced. :roll: I was seduced by the nice maroon stems of Hoi, and bought one. What they didn't tell me was it wasn't hardy, I struggled with...
by chainsaw kid
Mon Sep 17, 2018 6:51 am
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Brugmansia survives winter outside and thrives
Replies: 16
Views: 1811

Brugmansia survives winter outside and thrives

Nice to see you back Arlon. icon_thumright

Jas.
by chainsaw kid
Sat Sep 15, 2018 3:48 pm
Forum: New Members Introduce yourself here ;-) (public)
Topic: New member
Replies: 4
Views: 652

New member

Welcome Medway, wasn't there a famous sea battle called the Medway? Any way I digress, before we can help we need to know what sort of soil you have and what your minimum temperatures are in the winter. icon_thumright
by chainsaw kid
Thu Sep 13, 2018 11:42 am
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Brugmansia survives winter outside and thrives
Replies: 16
Views: 1811

Brugmansia survives winter outside and thrives

Brug looking good, and some interesting comments made Oto.
by chainsaw kid
Thu Sep 13, 2018 9:10 am
Forum: Other Exotics
Topic: Growing cashew from seed
Replies: 9
Views: 915

Growing cashew from seed

Hi, Marmy, your doing better than me, I bought a packet of salted cashew nuts some time back and never got a single nut to germinate. I kept the in the green house as well !!!!!!
by chainsaw kid
Thu Sep 13, 2018 9:04 am
Forum: New Members Introduce yourself here ;-) (public)
Topic: Help to ID
Replies: 6
Views: 768

Help to ID

Don't beat your self up J It was probably my fault I'm always putting something on forums that get taken down as something unsuitable for human consumption. :lol: icon_scratch icon_thumright
by chainsaw kid
Sat Sep 08, 2018 3:48 pm
Forum: Palms (including Cycads and Cordyline)
Topic: Cordyline Indivisa Failures
Replies: 30
Views: 2828

Cordyline Indivisa Failures

Thanks for the replies Kite and Grev, even if it did take some prompting. Grev, sorry for your loss. :wink:
by chainsaw kid
Sat Sep 08, 2018 3:42 pm
Forum: New Members Introduce yourself here ;-) (public)
Topic: Help to ID
Replies: 6
Views: 768

Help to ID

icon_scratch What happened to the 5 posts. icon_scratch icon_thumright
by chainsaw kid
Sat Sep 08, 2018 8:45 am
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Indian Bean tree leaves gone brown at edges
Replies: 3
Views: 711

Indian Bean tree leaves gone brown at edges

Looks like a has bean to me. :lol:

Only joking, the damage looks mechanical to me have you had strong winds as well as hot and dry weather? icon_thumright
by chainsaw kid
Thu Sep 06, 2018 4:27 pm
Forum: Palms (including Cycads and Cordyline)
Topic: Cordyline Indivisa Failures
Replies: 30
Views: 2828

Cordyline Indivisa Failures

Come on! I cant believe no one is growing Indivisa n this forum. icon_scratch
by chainsaw kid
Tue Sep 04, 2018 12:45 pm
Forum: Exotic Gardeners Question Time - Ask Here :-) (Public)
Topic: ID if possible please
Replies: 10
Views: 956

ID if possible please

I always take an interest in the Sottish weather and am appalled at just how bad it is. When I moved to Wales I was concerned it may have been wet, but compared to Scotland its paradise! My partner worked with a Scot who took early retirement and moved back to Scotland. His son went back with him an...
by chainsaw kid
Tue Sep 04, 2018 10:26 am
Forum: Exotic Gardeners Question Time - Ask Here :-) (Public)
Topic: ID if possible please
Replies: 10
Views: 956

ID if possible please

Hi, JM, a sideview would be nice, if you ca get down on your hands and knees. :wink:

Welcome to the forum. icon_thumright
by chainsaw kid
Mon Sep 03, 2018 12:43 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Few pics of my garden
Replies: 8
Views: 860

Few pics of my garden

Nice plants you have there daz, but please shoot the cat. It doesn't improve the overall effect of garden. :roll: :lol:
by chainsaw kid
Thu Aug 30, 2018 4:04 pm
Forum: Palms (including Cycads and Cordyline)
Topic: Cordyline Indivisa Failures
Replies: 30
Views: 2828

Cordyline Indivisa Failures

BUMPITY BUMP,

I have bumped this to ask how your Indivisa did this winter I think mine coped better than the common form. When I bought it from Treeseeders he did say they don't mind the cold, looks like he wisent telling porky pies. icon_cheers