Ron B's Recent Activity

  1. Ron B replied to the thread Appreciation: Out and About.

    She wasn't smelling her pictures?

    Jan 28, 2022 at 10:42 AM
  2. Ron B replied to the thread Appreciation: Out and About.

    This has a key. The Witch Hazel Family (Hamamelidaceae) (harvard.edu)

    Jan 27, 2022 at 10:03 PM
  3. Ron B replied to the thread Appreciation: Out and About.

    There's only a few selections of Viburnum x bodnantense. So if something seems different it might be a different species. Speaking of...

    Jan 27, 2022 at 7:50 PM
  4. Ron B replied to the thread Near DC falling brown-tipped leaves on my brand new Meyer tree.

    Yes: such issues occurring with citrus that are being moved in and out each year are a recurring source of social media questions. So...

    Jan 26, 2022 at 1:58 PM
  5. Ron B replied to the thread Western Redbud.

    Plant encyclopedia section of Sunset Western Garden Book from Sunset Publishing would indicate (via their Sunset Climate Zone system) if...

    Jan 26, 2022 at 12:50 PM
  6. Ron B replied to the thread British Columbia: Need help choosing the perfect privacy tree.

    A percentage of those other, narrow growing Thuja plicata clones could even be independently selected introductions that are being sold...

    Jan 26, 2022 at 12:40 PM
  7. Ron B replied to the thread British Columbia: Need help choosing the perfect privacy tree.

    Referring to a type as a Cultivar Group means of course more than one separately recognizable cultivar is known to have the same naming....

    Jan 25, 2022 at 9:40 PM
  8. Ron B replied to the thread British Columbia: Need help choosing the perfect privacy tree.

    Hedge asked about by Tej looks to have the shoot architecture, foliar coarseness and less vibrant shade of green displayed by material...

    Jan 25, 2022 at 2:57 PM
  9. Ron B replied to the thread I didn't want pink!.

    Here's one with a lot of background information on the hydrangea topic. hydrangea-colors.pdf (walterreeves.com). Otherwise regarding...

    Jan 23, 2022 at 3:05 PM
  10. Ron B replied to the thread I didn't want pink!.

    As explained in the article Junglekeeper linked to the relevant mineral is aluminum. With its availability being affected by soil pH....

    Jan 23, 2022 at 11:56 AM
  11. Ron B replied to the thread Fix Clay soil.

    Install drain lines or buy topsoil and dump it on top of the damp area, plant in the mound of topsoil without mixing it with the...

    Jan 22, 2022
  12. Ron B replied to the thread British Columbia: Need help choosing the perfect privacy tree.

    The Washington Park Arboretum in Seattle used to do routine spraying of Leyland cypresses there for cypress tip moth, perhaps still does...

    Jan 22, 2022