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  1. dicky5ash replied to the thread Tsuma gaki.

    It’s hard to find a more vibrant, attractive and eye catching Spring leaf!

    Oct 15, 2021 at 10:57 AM
  2. dicky5ash liked AlainK's post in the thread Tsuma gaki.

    ... like green dainty hands with red fingernails ;-) [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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  3. dicky5ash replied to the thread Tsuma gaki.

    hmmmm..she is little..I might have kept her in a pot for another 5 years, then planted when the cover trees have grown out..but you know...

    Oct 15, 2021 at 10:55 AM
  4. dicky5ash replied to the thread Blur spruce unhappy.

    Interesting..thanks Ron. As it happens I live in the middle of the U.K. it’s actually the furthest point from the sea in all directions....

    Oct 15, 2021 at 10:52 AM
  5. dicky5ash liked AlainK's post in the thread Tsuma gaki.

    It's so original, so beautiful in Spring. Like green hands with red fingernails... I will move mine to full sun for the remaining weks....

    Oct 15, 2021 at 10:45 AM
  6. dicky5ash liked emery's post in the thread Tsuma gaki.

    Well that looks good! By way of comparison, here's what happens when you don't put it in total shade. This one was just planted out...

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  7. dicky5ash liked AlainK's post in the thread Dash of autumn colour 2021.

    My! That's a good bargain. What I mean by "having a Ginkgo is a must", my Ginkgo biloba 'Saratoga' next to a palmatum from seed : [ATTACH]

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  8. dicky5ash posted a new thread.

    Blur spruce unhappy

    This has been happy as Larry for 12months in a 42” x 24 x x18” galvanised tub.. now showing signs of distress..have kept it well...

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    Forum: Gymnosperms (incl. Conifers)

    Oct 15, 2021 at 9:55 AM
  9. dicky5ash attached a file to the thread Tsuma gaki.

    I moved the half oak barrel under an Ash tree in July..the Tsuma Gaki only gets 2hours morning sun, then a small amount dappled after...

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  10. dicky5ash replied to the thread Dash of autumn colour 2021.

    looking very good. I shifted my Tsuma Gaki under a large ash tree in July..am hoping for the same results

    Oct 15, 2021 at 1:37 AM
  11. dicky5ash liked AlainK's post in the thread Dash of autumn colour 2021.

    Sango kaku, Bi-hou, O-sakazuki, and Deshojo : [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] Tsuma gaki suffered less from leaf spot since it...

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  12. dicky5ash attached a file to the thread Dash of autumn colour 2021.

    Thanks Alain - I can’t get a good photo of the entire peaches and cream as it’s obscured by other trees on all sides..these give it some...

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  13. dicky5ash attached a file to the thread Dash of autumn colour 2021.

    Peaches and cream in the 3rd photo has some nice red veining on the yellow leaf this year

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  14. dicky5ash liked wind-borne's post in the thread Dash of autumn colour 2021.

    'Seiryu' [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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  15. dicky5ash replied to the thread Dash of autumn colour 2021.

    Only just spotted a photo of me on the maple society website..under members benefits lol made my 12yr old son’s day as I’m quaffing an...

    Oct 14, 2021 at 1:14 PM