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by tatter
Tue Jun 11, 2019 6:11 pm
Forum: New Members Introduce yourself here ;-) (public)
Topic: Hello, really happy to have found you!
Replies: 4
Views: 80

Hello, really happy to have found you!

Hi Jan and welcome to the forum
by tatter
Tue Jun 11, 2019 6:10 pm
Forum: New Members Introduce yourself here ;-) (public)
Topic: Hello fellows!
Replies: 4
Views: 138

Hello fellows!

Hello Mon24 and welcome to the forum
by tatter
Tue Jun 11, 2019 6:07 pm
Forum: Exotic Gardeners Question Time - Ask Here :-) (Public)
Topic: Dasylirion Advice Please
Replies: 6
Views: 195

Dasylirion Advice Please

or you could type dasylirion into search{top right) and see if there are any answers there from previous posts.
by tatter
Mon Jun 03, 2019 6:37 pm
Forum: New Members Introduce yourself here ;-) (public)
Topic: New member
Replies: 3
Views: 110

New member

Hi and welcome to the forum.I think you need to bemore specific on what advise you require and for what particular palm/s.
by tatter
Mon Jun 03, 2019 6:33 pm
Forum: Palms (including Cycads and Cordyline)
Topic: Washingtonia filifera HELP Please
Replies: 4
Views: 137

Washingtonia filifera HELP Please

I agree with Eddie seems like wet damp i had it on a Trachycarpus that had next doors tree overhanging it causing constant damp/drips. Tree now gone and new fronds looking good. Oh and welcome to the forum icon_thumleft
by tatter
Mon Jun 03, 2019 6:29 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: planting of Hedychium gingers
Replies: 3
Views: 213

planting of Hedychium gingers

Thank you Charlie and Greville for your advice .
by tatter
Sun Jun 02, 2019 4:27 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: planting of Hedychium gingers
Replies: 3
Views: 213

planting of Hedychium gingers

Anybody got any advicon how the roots of these should be planted. ie below soil and at what depth or with upper most part proud of soil.Many thanks
by tatter
Fri May 31, 2019 6:39 pm
Forum: Bananas and relatives (including Canna, Ginger, Heliconia etc)
Topic: hedychium gardnerianum rhizome planting
Replies: 0
Views: 67

hedychium gardnerianum rhizome planting

im wondering at what depth this should be planted as im sure i have seen some just halfway into the soil and half out is the norm or should be covered to a certain depth ?
Thank you
by tatter
Thu May 30, 2019 10:28 am
Forum: New Members Introduce yourself here ;-) (public)
Topic: Cordyline Australis
Replies: 13
Views: 319

Cordyline Australis

Karls right it depends on a lot of factors such as soil type weather etc .Make sure they dont dry out but dont waterlog them either .
by tatter
Wed May 29, 2019 1:20 pm
Forum: New Members Introduce yourself here ;-) (public)
Topic: Cordyline Australis
Replies: 13
Views: 319

Cordyline Australis

Hi Angela and welcome. The lower leaves of cordy`s do naturally go yellow then browns and then you can pull them off or leave as you wish to allow them to die back and fall off themselves. This is what forms the trunk.But also can be sign of stress.Generally they dont transplant well from the ground...
by tatter
Sun May 26, 2019 5:42 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Castallonis bamboo flowering
Replies: 1
Views: 163

Castallonis bamboo flowering

My Castallonis bamboo is flowering and i know of two others flowering now also .Are there any more.Is it strange to have three all flowering at the same time
by tatter
Thu May 23, 2019 6:53 pm
Forum: Bananas and relatives (including Canna, Ginger, Heliconia etc)
Topic: Rotten Basjoo
Replies: 11
Views: 360

Rotten Basjoo

Jonty2
i would leave now and wait for shoot/s from base.Have a look under that ground cover it may have already started under there.
by tatter
Thu May 23, 2019 6:47 pm
Forum: New Members Introduce yourself here ;-) (public)
Topic: New member from Birmingham
Replies: 10
Views: 327

New member from Birmingham

i agree with all of monkeydavids suggestions however i would disagree about Chamerhops mine came through the lasr really bad winter all be it with a rain shelter to keep the snow out of the center of palm. Also add Clumping bamboo (select carefully).Cordylines are good(not everyones taste i know). A...
by tatter
Wed May 22, 2019 6:37 pm
Forum: New Members Introduce yourself here ;-) (public)
Topic: Keen Newbie from the Midlands
Replies: 24
Views: 721

Keen Newbie from the Midlands

For me Akamba no where near as good as it just to be. Owner seems to be leaning more to wards entertainment and food.Still worth the odd visit though.
by tatter
Wed May 22, 2019 6:35 pm
Forum: New Members Introduce yourself here ;-) (public)
Topic: Cordyline Australis
Replies: 2
Views: 99

Cordyline Australis

welcome to the forum. Sorry cant help with the seeds.Do you grow any other tropicals ?