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  1. Polar replied to the thread British Columbia: Strong accent trees for entranceway.

    Me too! I can’t stand the smell of sarcococca! Of course, I withhold my opinion unless in same company.... I looked up the Pin Oak...

    Oct 14, 2018 at 11:40 AM
  2. Polar liked Margot's post in the thread British Columbia: Strong accent trees for entranceway.

    So true about the smell of flowers - "what is sometimes disturbing to one person, is not so to another"; conversely, plants often...

    Oct 14, 2018 at 11:23 AM
  3. Polar replied to the thread British Columbia: Strong accent trees for entranceway.

    Yes, I love that site! Thank you for reminding me of it. Thing is, seems like the beech isn’t that drought-tolerant here perhaps...

    Oct 13, 2018 at 11:11 PM
  4. Polar posted a new thread.

    British Columbia: Strong accent trees for entranceway

    I am seeking narrow accent trees to replace white birches that have died. We miss the year-round beauty that the white birch brought to...

    Forum: Outdoor Gardening in the Pacific Northwest

    Oct 13, 2018 at 3:56 PM
  5. Polar liked Daniel Mosquin's post in the thread Botany Photo of the Day Cornus obliqua.

    Botany Photo of the Day is a weblog run by researchers, staff, and students associated with UBC Botanical Garden. It features plants...

    Oct 12, 2018 at 10:16 PM
  6. Polar replied to the thread Viburnum prunifolium - questions re: growing conditions, sourcing.

    Here’s one of the links that provides me info on how it performs in mid-east NA but I’m seeking experience with the plant in dry bc...

    Oct 12, 2018 at 10:03 PM