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by Alexander
Tue Feb 18, 2014 5:24 am
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Cork Phoenix Canariensis dead
Replies: 36
Views: 2891

Re: Cork Phoenix Canariensis dead

Its still amazing how much cold those Phoenix canariensis can take! I am just back of 2 weeks Gran Canaria and Tenerife. And on Cran Canaria they are ...
by Nathan
Mon Feb 17, 2014 11:46 am
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Cork Phoenix Canariensis dead
Replies: 36
Views: 2891

Re: Cork Phoenix Canariensis dead

Yes there is one at Belgrove, which is now the only mature Phoenix canariensis left in Ireland. The photo is from 2009 however so not sure if it looks as pristine now...
by Conifers
Mon Feb 17, 2014 12:07 am
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Cork Phoenix Canariensis dead
Replies: 36
Views: 2891

Re: Cork Phoenix Canariensis dead

... 00:03:01, said: To All Palm Lovers, Unfortunatly the remaining Phoenix in Fota was killed by the 2010 freeze. It was one of a pair. The ... the 'Big Freeze' The good news is that an equally large mature Phoenix canariensis in the lost gardens at Belgrove, Cobh, which is less than 5kms ...
by michelea
Sun Feb 16, 2014 3:03 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Just been out to inspect the garden.
Replies: 27
Views: 1015

Re: Just been out to inspect the garden.

... I just wrapped up trunks and crown protection. Time will tell!!! A Phoenix canariensis had some straw stuffed in centre too (not loads cause ran out) and to my surprise ...
by fern Rob
Fri Feb 14, 2014 10:40 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Cork Phoenix Canariensis dead
Replies: 36
Views: 2891

Re: Cork Phoenix Canariensis dead

wish our climate was a little warmer and drier.
by Nathan
Fri Feb 14, 2014 10:31 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Cork Phoenix Canariensis dead
Replies: 36
Views: 2891

Re: Cork Phoenix Canariensis dead

Yes the climate there is much warmer & drier so no doubt they will have already recovered...
by melon yost
Fri Feb 14, 2014 6:20 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Cork Phoenix Canariensis dead
Replies: 36
Views: 2891

Re: Cork Phoenix Canariensis dead

... cold spell during the previous winter, and there were lots of mature Phoenix Canariensis, all of which looked like this: http://i60.tinypic.com/20j09sm.jpg Are those likely ...
by Nathan
Wed Feb 12, 2014 4:15 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: My New Pad
Replies: 17
Views: 938

My New Pad

... robusta, which are everywhere (including outside my apartment block) Phoenix canariensis, Phoenix dactylifera, Syagrus romanzoffiana, Ficus elastica, Ficus benjamina, Ficus ...
by rburrena
Tue Feb 11, 2014 4:48 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Cork Phoenix Canariensis dead
Replies: 36
Views: 2891

Re: Cork Phoenix Canariensis dead

... prolonged 2 week freeze -5*c ? Well it depends on the climate. Mature Phoenix canarienis were reputed to have survived as low as -20C in Italy ... recovered. I'd say in the UK the limit even for a mature Phoenix canariensis is around -8C. A mature Phoenix canariensis_CIDP near me got ...
by fern Rob
Tue Feb 11, 2014 2:54 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Cork Phoenix Canariensis dead
Replies: 36
Views: 2891

Re: Cork Phoenix Canariensis dead

could do with something quite tall to add the effect back in.
by Nathan
Tue Feb 11, 2014 1:30 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Cork Phoenix Canariensis dead
Replies: 36
Views: 2891

Re: Cork Phoenix Canariensis dead

... prolonged 2 week freeze -5*c ? Well it depends on the climate. Mature Phoenix canarienis were reputed to have survived as low as -20C in Italy ... recovered. I'd say in the UK the limit even for a mature Phoenix canariensis is around -8C.
by billdango
Mon Feb 10, 2014 8:59 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Cork Phoenix Canariensis dead
Replies: 36
Views: 2891

Re: Cork Phoenix Canariensis dead

Probably what happened was a hard core of wet frozen snow collected at the base of the leaf crown and over a period of time rotted the base right through to the growing point. Plus 2 lousy sunless summers followed by a long spell of freezing cold then the dreadful sunless so called spring of last ye...
by cordyman
Mon Feb 10, 2014 6:48 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Cork Phoenix Canariensis dead
Replies: 36
Views: 2891

Re: Cork Phoenix Canariensis dead

Nathan wrote:Here they are in their former glory...

Thanks!

Wonder how much hardiness such mature trunk adds to the plant? -12*c as a rough guess?

But prolonged 2 week freeze -5*c ?
by Blairs
Mon Feb 10, 2014 10:44 am
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Cork Phoenix Canariensis dead
Replies: 36
Views: 2891

Re: Cork Phoenix Canariensis dead

Re-looking at the OP picture, it was taken in early autumn as the trees were stil in leaf and I would expect deciduous trees to be bare by now, so I think Nathan is right "they were damaged & then in the damp Irish climate they rotted away". Shame as they really did make the grow house look like it ...
by GREVILLE
Sun Feb 09, 2014 11:41 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Cork Phoenix Canariensis dead
Replies: 36
Views: 2891

Re: Cork Phoenix Canariensis dead

Thanks, Nathan.

Surely, this would be a candidate for restoration through some sponsor/charity source?