Ron B's Recent Activity

  1. Ron B replied to the thread Growing a Acer palmatum ( Burgundy Lace Japanese Maple ) Indoors.

    Point was one or more previous participants may no longer be reading the thread.

    Aug 22, 2019 at 9:09 AM
  2. Ron B replied to the thread Crimson queen.

    a common maple that I found had seeded in my hedge that I decided to grow on If you are talking about the one shown here I suspected it...

    Aug 22, 2019 at 9:06 AM
  3. Ron B replied to the thread Crimson queen.

    Many purple Norway maples here in my area mildew in summer also in later years, with 'Crimson Sentry' tending to be particularly bad....

    Aug 22, 2019 at 12:04 AM
  4. Ron B replied to the thread Crimson queen.

    Photo shows a plant that looks like a purple Norway maple and not a 'Crimson Queen' (Dissectum Group) Japanese maple - maybe you meant...

    Aug 21, 2019 at 6:51 PM
  5. Ron B replied to the thread Growing a Acer palmatum ( Burgundy Lace Japanese Maple ) Indoors.

    can I ask, under grow lights how many hours per day do you provide through the winter? Note that preceding comments are from 12 years ago.

    Aug 21, 2019 at 6:48 PM
  6. Ron B replied to the thread Two floral IDs please.

    Cleome.

    Aug 21, 2019 at 6:44 PM
  7. Ron B replied to the thread What tree is this?.

    Does look to have leaves like bay willow. Tree roots affecting foundations and sewers tends to involve the trees being pretty large, the...

    Aug 20, 2019 at 10:02 AM
  8. Ron B replied to the thread Red berries ID please.

    If Daniel checks I think he will find that the Point Roberts plant is actually the Eurasian Viburnum opulus var. opulus. It has the...

    Aug 20, 2019 at 9:35 AM
  9. Ron B replied to the thread Maple Trees.

    Crown is very thin, most of the leaves undersized - something is definitely haywire.

    Aug 19, 2019 at 11:13 AM
  10. Ron B replied to the thread Unknown plant.

    Vaccinium parvifolium.

    Aug 19, 2019 at 5:50 AM
  11. Ron B replied to the thread Identification: Small fern-like plant.

    Probably as with the young sword fern on the previous thread this one is not completely developed yet, showing its mature appearance.

    Aug 19, 2019 at 5:47 AM
  12. Ron B replied to the thread Solved: Sambucus racemosa.

    Agree that these are elders.

    Aug 18, 2019 at 7:48 PM
  13. Ron B replied to the thread Hibiscus Mosheutos ‘luna pink swirl’- swamp rose mallow aka hardy hibiscus.

    Regarding inclusion of moscheutos in the name it depends of course on whether the genetics of the selection involve more than one...

    Aug 17, 2019 at 2:18 PM
  14. Ron B replied to the thread Hibiscus Mosheutos ‘luna pink swirl’- swamp rose mallow aka hardy hibiscus.

    Appears to be a seed strain resulting in variation as we see here: luna pink swirl hibiscus - Bing images Otherwise note also that it...

    Aug 17, 2019 at 1:09 PM
  15. Ron B replied to the thread fine web on Himalayan honeysuckle.

    Heavy mite infestation, in addition to the webbing the stippled appearance of the leaves is a hallmark.

    Aug 17, 2019 at 11:02 AM