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by GREVILLEAJ
Tue Aug 06, 2019 10:17 pm
Forum: Bananas and relatives (including Canna, Ginger, Heliconia etc)
Topic: Strelitzia Augusta
Replies: 1
Views: 71

Strelitzia Augusta

Hi Cameron. Planting out in winter is a huge risk with these with the possible exception of a sunny Central London site or the Scilly Isles. Allowing their roots to spread in open soil may well delay flowering. They will perform far better with roots cramped in a pot that appears to be too small for...
by GREVILLEAJ
Sun Aug 04, 2019 10:07 pm
Forum: Weather and Climatology (public)
Topic: Your current weather in one word...
Replies: 3419
Views: 83066

Your current weather in one word...

Cloudyandhumid
by GREVILLEAJ
Thu Aug 01, 2019 8:45 pm
Forum: Palms (including Cycads and Cordyline)
Topic: fortunei
Replies: 5
Views: 328

fortunei

If you're going to poke around the roots of the young plant may I suggest you use a jet of water from a hose and carefully scoop out the surrounding mud to expose the small palm's root system. It might take repeated efforts allowing the water to drain away but this exercise should expose enough of t...
by GREVILLEAJ
Thu Aug 01, 2019 8:42 pm
Forum: Palms (including Cycads and Cordyline)
Topic: fortunei
Replies: 5
Views: 328

fortunei

Want to offer a suggestion for finding out 'the identity' of the young palm.....
by GREVILLEAJ
Tue Jul 30, 2019 10:34 pm
Forum: Weather and Climatology (public)
Topic: Your current weather in one word...
Replies: 3419
Views: 83066

Your current weather in one word...

WindandRain
by GREVILLEAJ
Tue Jul 30, 2019 7:29 am
Forum: Exotic Gardeners Question Time - Ask Here :-) (Public)
Topic: yucca gloriosa variegata help
Replies: 2
Views: 132

yucca gloriosa variegata help

My mature one has behaved similarly over the years and whether I have lifted pups with or without roots and taken head or stem cuttings, the results have very uneven. As you have four to play with I would try a number of options. If you carefully check any that have roots then take one now. Don't tr...
by GREVILLEAJ
Mon Jul 29, 2019 7:54 pm
Forum: Weather and Climatology (public)
Topic: Your current weather in one word...
Replies: 3419
Views: 83066

Your current weather in one word...

WarmandSunny
by GREVILLEAJ
Sun Jul 28, 2019 10:34 pm
Forum: Weather and Climatology (public)
Topic: Your current weather in one word...
Replies: 3419
Views: 83066

Your current weather in one word...

Dryingout
by GREVILLEAJ
Sat Jul 27, 2019 8:45 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: few views of my small town garden
Replies: 6
Views: 619

few views of my small town garden

A real gold medal garden there, Tatter. icon_thumleft