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  1. wcutler replied to the thread tree growing from downed Pear tree roots.

    Just to clarify, I wasn't referring to the original fruit part of the tree. The stock they are grafted onto is generally not of...

    Oct 16, 2017 at 9:46 AM
  2. wcutler replied to the thread tree growing from downed Pear tree roots.

    Right - trees used for rootstocks generally don't seem to be of particular value for the fruit or the flowers.

    Oct 15, 2017 at 10:20 PM
  3. wcutler replied to the thread tree growing from downed Pear tree roots.

    I think it's also pear, possibly Pyrus calleryana, which I see is one of several possible pear rootstocks. I don't feel all that...

    Oct 15, 2017 at 3:36 PM
  4. wcutler liked JT1's post in the thread Make your own container mix- A must read.

    If you make your own container mix this is a must read, in my opinion. Those who buy and store your components in bulk, you will want...

    Oct 15, 2017 at 10:08 AM
  5. wcutler attached a file to the thread Fall colours 2017.

    Here are street trees in Vancouver. Acer rubrum on Burrard Street south of Davie, just south of downtown on a street leading to one of...

    Acer-rubrum_BurrardHarwood_Cutler_20171014_125753.jpg Acer-saccharum_1700BlkComox_Cutler_20171012_172745.jpg Oct 15, 2017 at 12:23 AM
  6. wcutler replied to the thread Which species is this striking giant Dahlia?.

    @pioneer, you can change your location text by clicking on the first of the three icons on the upper right (the one that looks like a...

    Oct 14, 2017 at 10:52 AM
  7. wcutler replied to the thread Identification.

    They grow in zone 8-10, so not outside around here. Outside, they are often (usually?) planted around ponds. I'd think the leaves would...

    Oct 13, 2017 at 6:10 PM
  8. wcutler replied to the thread Plant with flowers coming from the middle of the leaf.

    Oh good, Junglekeeper got in while I was typing. I see that Ruscus aculeatus flowers are "borne singly in the centre of the cladodes",...

    Oct 13, 2017 at 5:51 PM
  9. wcutler replied to the thread Plant with flowers coming from the middle of the leaf.

    Having flowers coming out of the middle of a leaf is called "epiphylly". I only remember seeing that on one plant, and these leaf...

    Oct 13, 2017 at 5:48 PM
  10. wcutler replied to the thread Apple tree pest damage.

    Have a look at Attach photos and files and then try the photo upload again.

    Oct 12, 2017 at 4:59 PM
  11. wcutler replied to the thread Need (serious?) help with Dragon Tree!.

    I feel bad that this posting seemed to have got lost. Thanks @PalominoBlackwing for reviving it. @damnkeen, it's a month later. How is...

    Oct 12, 2017 at 1:52 PM
  12. wcutler replied to the thread Indoor Plant / Fiddle Leaf?.

    I don't know the ID either, but agree that it is not a fig. Is there a hole at the bottom of that pot? If not, it will be very...

    Oct 12, 2017 at 9:10 AM