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  1. wcutler replied to the thread Identification: Plerry? Cherum?.

    I knew I had another question - if it were a cherum, would the flowering be in inflorescences? That's not the case here. There are some...

    May 27, 2023 at 1:27 AM
  2. wcutler replied to the thread Identification: Plerry? Cherum?.

    I wonder if cherums ripen at cherry time (July-ish) and plerries/pluerries ripen at plum time which a website I'm looking at says starts...

    May 26, 2023 at 10:43 PM
  3. wcutler posted a new thread.

    Identification: Plerry? Cherum?

    There are four young fruit trees next to the sidewalk at a rental highrise building in my neighbourhood. The apple tree has at least...

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    Forum: Fruit and Nut Trees

    May 26, 2023 at 9:47 AM
  4. wcutler replied to the thread Plant ids.

    Could 3 be Broussonetia papyrifera, paper mulberry? @Candyspics, when you just give your location as "US", we don't have any idea how...

    May 25, 2023 at 4:45 PM
  5. wcutler replied to the thread Spring maples 2023.

    Ha-ha. I'd rather have something I'd be able to recognize. That's definitely not the case with this one. The new shiny burnt-sienna...

    May 25, 2023 at 4:32 PM
  6. wcutler posted a new thread.

    Calocedrus decurrens

    Wow, nothing here for incense cedar. I never think I can recognize these without the cones, but I'm pretty sure this tree in Stanley...

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    Forum: Gymnosperms (incl. Conifers) Photo Gallery

    May 25, 2023 at 1:44 AM
  7. wcutler attached a file to the thread Large tree, simple leaves, white flat-topped upright flower clusters.

    I ran into the Stanley Park Cornus controversa in bloom the other day. My phone camera can't do shots like the ones I posted originally,...

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  8. wcutler liked DerekK's post in the thread Advice needed for front screening.

    I wonder if a mixed planting of flowering shrubs intermixed with a few dwarf conifers might do the trick. Perhaps a few perennials for...

    May 24, 2023 at 2:31 PM
  9. wcutler liked Ron B's post in the thread Who is this divine Pinus?.

    More about this species is here. Pinus montezumae (ocote) description - The Gymnosperm Database (conifers.org)

    May 23, 2023 at 6:22 PM
  10. wcutler attached a file to the thread Astilboides or Darmera?.

    I'm adding some photos of Darmera peltata fruits, from a planting in the Stanley Park Greig Rhododendron Garden. [ATTACH] [ATTACH]...

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  11. wcutler liked Puddleton's post in the thread Who is this divine Pinus?.

    Apologies for the poor photo. A friend forwarded it to me Thanks in advance

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  12. wcutler liked Ron B's post in the thread Pinus palustris.

    Tap roots are just part of woody plant root systems that are routinely deformed by careless container culture - a fast growing type of...

    May 23, 2023 at 12:54 AM
  13. wcutler liked DerekK's post in the thread Strange scales on jade plant.

    Hi Eleanor, The tunnelling pattern on the leaves of your Jade plants looks like leaf miner damage. Link below on how to treat your...

    May 22, 2023 at 10:50 PM
  14. wcutler liked Michael F's post in the thread Is this not Carya illinoinensis, Pecan tree?.

    Looks like a Pecan to me too.

    May 22, 2023 at 7:20 PM
  15. wcutler liked Michael F's post in the thread Pinus palustris.

    Doesn't look a very happy specimen to me! Suspect they planted it too large, and damaged the tap root in doing so. Healthy young...

    May 22, 2023 at 7:19 PM