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  1. wcutler attached a file to the thread Appreciation: Fall Colours 2021.

    Some not yellow - A Cotinus at the seawall on English Bay. [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] Liquidambar styraciflua near Lost...

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  2. wcutler attached a file to the thread Appreciation: Fall Colours 2021.

    I'm trying to not do any more yellow, but the sun came out on Monday late afternoon, highlighting these Ginkgo biloba in Burnaby, on...

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  3. wcutler attached a file to the thread Appreciation: Cherry leaves are ornamental too.

    Here's another grouping of yellow-leaved cherries, but these are 'Akebono', next to the underpass in Stanley Park, from Lost Lagoon to...

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  4. wcutler posted a new thread.

    Is this really Vaccinium angustifolium?

    Pl@ntNet tells me this is Vaccinium angustifolium. Can it be? What caught my attention was the tangle of very green thin stems. It's an...

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    Forum: Plants: Identification

    Oct 27, 2021 at 6:54 PM
  5. wcutler attached a file to the thread Appreciation: Cherry leaves are ornamental too.

    2021 I'm not sure about cherry leaves this year - the ones that have coloured up so far have lost a lot of leaves, so they're kind-of...

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  6. wcutler liked Margot's post in the thread I am losing my Draecena's inner leaves..

    I agree with everything Wendy says about watering Dracaenas. Here is an article that explains reasons why leaf tips may go brown.

    Oct 26, 2021 at 4:46 PM
  7. wcutler liked vitog's post in the thread Phalaenopsis Pot.

    I hope that this experience provides some useful ideas about growing Phals. Several years ago I was given a Phalaenopsis orchid in a...

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  8. wcutler replied to the thread I am losing my Draecena's inner leaves..

    I would suggest that until you figure out how to water this, you remove it from the outer pot, so that you can be sure that it is not...

    Oct 26, 2021 at 12:55 PM
  9. wcutler liked Michael Mracek's post in the thread Appreciation: Fall Colours 2021.

    I have always wanted to show the strawberry arbutus with the ripe fruit and the flowers. Not an easy thing to find and then be able to...

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  10. wcutler replied to the thread Virtual Garden Tour.

    That first one looks like Rhus copallinum. UBCBG just posted a photo of theirs on Facebook. Now I really want to get out there to see it.

    Oct 24, 2021 at 10:36 AM
  11. wcutler replied to the thread Appreciation: Fall Colours 2021.

    I think Cotoneaster, maybe C. frigidus 'Cornubia'.

    Oct 23, 2021 at 9:13 PM
  12. wcutler liked Otto Bjornson's post in the thread Dash of autumn colour 2021.

    what the heck, a slide show of a few of our summer / fall colours [MEDIA]

    Oct 23, 2021 at 6:16 PM
  13. wcutler replied to the thread Identification: Blue larch.

    Welcome, @BEE89. Can you reply with any photos of the trees and closeups of the needles? Attach photos and files

    Oct 23, 2021 at 9:57 AM
  14. wcutler liked Junglekeeper's post in the thread Researchers make hardened wooden knives that slice through steak.

    Researchers make hardened wooden knives that slice through steak

    Oct 22, 2021 at 11:06 PM
  15. wcutler replied to the thread Big leaves, white flowers. What is it?.

    So cultivated tobacco. Wikipedia says it's the most commonly grown species of Nicotiana (though it also says it's thought to be a...

    Oct 22, 2021 at 11:03 PM