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by grub
Sat Feb 21, 2009 12:48 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Trachies and it's family:
Replies: 22
Views: 711

Re: Trachies and it's family:

Oddly this year saw me lose a Trachycarpus :shock: . A small 3rd year Naini Tal looks like it never made it sat in the greenhouse with Manipur, Princeps blue form and 100 second year Fortunei seedlings all of which appear completely untouched. ...
by col
Sat Feb 21, 2009 10:10 am
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Trachies and it's family:
Replies: 22
Views: 711

Re: Trachies and it's family:

Is there anyone out there who knows how many members of the Trachycarpus family there is :?: and if you know there names, could you please list them for me, also how many would be able to be brought in England, and do they all look the same with there ...
by Nick
Fri Feb 20, 2009 1:50 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Trachies and it's family:
Replies: 22
Views: 711

Trachies and it's family:

Is there anyone out there who knows how many members of the Trachycarpus family there is :?: and if you know there names, could you please list them for me, also how many would be able to be brought in England, and do they all look the same with there ...
by stephenprudence
Tue Jan 06, 2009 11:23 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Garden Revamp plans for Spring..
Replies: 7
Views: 354

Garden Revamp plans for Spring..

... now in his border, Rhododendron etc (not that interesting) including my Trachies, a Chamaedorea radicalis, and possibly a Schefflera arboricola, ... reshoot, I doubt it :lol: but thats sort of thing I will plant my other Trachycarpus in the other corner. Desert: Much more interesting: Proteas, ...
by Andy Martin
Fri Nov 21, 2008 1:04 am
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: More Palms again
Replies: 14
Views: 766

More Palms again

... and an unknown Spikie a Dasylirion I think (£10)... 012_t061.jpg The Trachycarpus "Nova" is only a very small plant but they grow very quickly compared to other Trachies... 011_t061.jpg Finally the unknown Arid any guess,s? 010_t061.jpg Ive got a ...
by AndyC
Sat Aug 23, 2008 5:38 am
Forum: Palms (including Cycads and Cordyline)
Topic: Trachycarpus Guide on Wikipedia
Replies: 4
Views: 601

Re: Trachycarpus Guide on Wikipedia

Excellent Gaz :lol:
If you want two completely different looking Trachies, grow T. fortunei, one in full sun and another in full shade. You will probably get an intermediate form in part shade :)
by Dave Brown
Thu May 08, 2008 9:04 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: My Chusan Palm Tree has leaf ends that Are brown & dry?
Replies: 4
Views: 1089

Re: My Chusan Palm Tree has leaf ends that Are brown & dry?

The trachies do get yellow and brown leaflet tips if allowed to get dry, and also as the leaves ... lose moisture and the tip turn brown again. See the yellowing on the lower leaves of my Trachycarpus. This was made worse by the drought of 2005/6 060508 Blue sky.jpg Fatsia may ...
by mixiepalms
Sun Jan 06, 2008 2:19 pm
Forum: Palms (including Cycads and Cordyline)
Topic: A very tall Trachycarpus
Replies: 14
Views: 2147

Re: A very tall Trachycarpus

this is me and a Trachycarpus in the grounds of bosahan in cornwall. http://i79.photobucket.com/albums/j143/guitarmanmick/mixiesmalltrachybosahancopy.jpg ... without doubt the most unspoilt garden in cornwall. and finally my poor excuses for trachies, mind you they were tiny 5 yrs ago. http://i79.photobucket.com/albums/j143/guitarmanmick/trachyscopy.jpg ...
by MarkD
Sat Jan 05, 2008 11:07 pm
Forum: Palms (including Cycads and Cordyline)
Topic: A very tall Trachycarpus
Replies: 14
Views: 2147

Re: A very tall Trachycarpus

... look better whilst still smaller and sheltered as the really tall ones has leaves ripped to shreds by the wind. Unless you see the really tall Trachies inside the Milton Keynes shopping centre, being indoors the leaves look pristine. It's days are numbered though as it's about to reach the ...
by Dave Brown
Mon Dec 31, 2007 2:31 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Palm Question
Replies: 15
Views: 977

Re: Palm Question

Trachies have a junior hacksaw appearance, and action, if you rub your arm down one :roll:

Maybe they think the unsuspecting will buy another one labeled Chammy, if they already have a Trachycarpus :lol:
by Dave Brown
Fri May 04, 2007 10:00 pm
Forum: Palms (including Cycads and Cordyline)
Topic: Trachycarpus Nova
Replies: 195
Views: 13248

... whole family are Sun worshippers. So where would I put a fast growing Trachycarpus. I have trachies coming out of my ears :lol: I have seedlings popping up all over the place, which ...
by Dave Brown
Wed Apr 11, 2007 6:54 am
Forum: Palms (including Cycads and Cordyline)
Topic: Trachycarpus Nova
Replies: 195
Views: 13248

This sounds like a good commercial palm then, as Trachies have always been expensive due to their slow growing habit until the trunk ... adult form. The reason I ask is that when I started to buy my first palms all Trachycarpus were fortunei, apart from when it was sold as Chamaerops excelsia ...
by Dave Brown
Mon Jan 22, 2007 11:14 am
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Current Weather, Queen Palm, Palm fertiliser( From Jan 2007)
Replies: 46
Views: 6028

Re: Current Weather

... had winds of 54mph with gusts to 62mph here. Not much plant damage, but Trachies looking pretty trashed. Cassy Cordy was was rocking in the ground. I moved the cars just in case she came down. Main problem is the Trachycarpus leaves crashing into the seed branches has knocked 1000s of them ...
by Dave Brown
Fri Sep 01, 2006 7:30 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Mick from Chatham
Replies: 10
Views: 4971

Hi Mick, 8) Yes, I know what you mean about fast growing trachies. My Trudi Trachycarpus puts on a foot of trunk a year Now. She is about 18 feet in 27 years, but was only ...