Just took delivery of a large "triffid" :- D

cordyman

Just took delivery of a large "triffid" :- D

Post by cordyman » Fri Apr 26, 2013 8:42 am

Knock on the door,

"pallet for you mate, its an extremely large Triffid" :shock: :shock: :shock:



Pics to follow

multim

Re: Just took delivery of a large "triffid" :- D

Post by multim » Fri Apr 26, 2013 8:48 am

Well................we're all waiting to see just what it is!!!!!

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Re: Just took delivery of a large "triffid" :- D

Post by Adam D » Fri Apr 26, 2013 8:50 am

Hurry up and get the photos uploaded!

flounder

Re: Just took delivery of a large "triffid" :- D

Post by flounder » Fri Apr 26, 2013 8:55 am

Oh no, it's eaten Cordy!!

Troppoz

Re: Just took delivery of a large "triffid" :- D

Post by Troppoz » Fri Apr 26, 2013 9:02 am

flounder wrote:Oh no, it's eaten Cordy!!
:lol: :lol: :lol: icon_thumright icon_salut

Waiting with antici............................................................................pation!

cordyman

Re: Just took delivery of a large "triffid" :- D

Post by cordyman » Fri Apr 26, 2013 9:24 am

The Triffid as it will now be forever known! Now my largest, chunkiest Trachycarpus... drunken_smilie1

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Better pics to follow once i've decided where i'm planting it :lol: :lol: :lol:


From Nigel @ http://www.hardy-palms.co.uk

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Re: Just took delivery of a large "triffid" :- D

Post by Tom2006 » Fri Apr 26, 2013 9:35 am

That is a beast!! icon_thumleft ....why such a small pot though? lots of tlc icon_thumleft
Most wanted list - Any Young Trachycarpus and/or fern.

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Re: Just took delivery of a large "triffid" :- D

Post by Adam D » Fri Apr 26, 2013 9:38 am

Great looking palm mate icon_thumright

Trudytropics

Re: Just took delivery of a large "triffid" :- D

Post by Trudytropics » Fri Apr 26, 2013 9:45 am

What a whopper, should look perfect in your garden icon_thumleft

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Re: Just took delivery of a large "triffid" :- D

Post by kata » Fri Apr 26, 2013 10:33 am

Nice one Cordy,

:mrgreen: :mrgreen:

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Re: Just took delivery of a large "triffid" :- D

Post by GoggleboxUK » Fri Apr 26, 2013 10:39 am

Wow, that's a frothy beast!

Where'd you get it and how much?

cordyman

Re: Just took delivery of a large "triffid" :- D

Post by cordyman » Fri Apr 26, 2013 2:29 pm

Nigel @ Hardypalms

90-110cm trunk size

Tis certainly "frothy" much more hair than my other Trachycarpus F's. On par with my waggy's for hair. icon_cheers

dorothy

Re: Just took delivery of a large "triffid" :- D

Post by dorothy » Fri Apr 26, 2013 2:43 pm

Hey lovely palm there. Mine have a 40/50 cm trunk and I am well chuffed with them, so your must be absolutely bob hot! :D

Nigel

Re: Just took delivery of a large "triffid" :- D

Post by Nigel » Fri Apr 26, 2013 2:54 pm

Tom2006 wrote:why such a small pot though?
Its 80 litres !! Somebody on ebay is selling them with 1m trunk in 35 litres !!!!

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Re: Just took delivery of a large "triffid" :- D

Post by Troppoz » Fri Apr 26, 2013 2:55 pm

Large palm there, will you be stripping the trunk or staying native?

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