'stretched' palms

Tom2006
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Re: 'stretched' palms

Post by Tom2006 » Wed Oct 26, 2011 9:41 pm

WOW!!!! :lol:
Most wanted list - Any Young Trachycarpus and/or fern.

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Yorkshire Kris
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Re: 'stretched' palms

Post by Yorkshire Kris » Thu Oct 27, 2011 6:57 pm

I have a Trachycarpus with 2 metre long petioles!

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Re: 'stretched' palms

Post by Darlo Mark » Thu Oct 27, 2011 7:15 pm

Why would you buy a Trachycarpus that looks like that?

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Re: 'stretched' palms

Post by Yorkshire Kris » Thu Oct 27, 2011 7:17 pm

Darlo Mark wrote:Why would you buy a Trachycarpus that looks like that?

Because I was daft and it looked so different from a normal Trachycarpus! Luckily it's grown normal leaves over the last 18months and proved to be very hardy.

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Re: 'stretched' palms

Post by Darlo Mark » Thu Oct 27, 2011 7:19 pm

good to hear.

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