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Hi Judy - I was just (re)reading that book a couple weeks ago and enjoyed your brother's tidbit and the rest of the book, too. I suppose a lot of nomenclature
Add balanced granular fertilizer to the wood chips to make up for the nitrogen depletion of the decaying wood chips Rimmer > Peter Taggart wrote: > > Wood c
Fwd: Arisaema sikokianum by Peter Taggart at Sat, 25 Mar 2017 00:34:02 PDT
I do not have a lot of experience with A sikokianum, which is regarded as a tricky species to grow outside in most of the UK. The reasons for this are a combin
Fwd: Arisaema sikokianum by Anita Roselle at Fri, 24 Mar 2017 19:25:14 PDT
Tim, I suppose that could have happened, I am familiar with root tropism in pots. They were planted in 2015 when we had plenty of rain, we are in a temperate
Fwd: Arisaema sikokianum by Tim Eck at Fri, 24 Mar 2017 09:22:35 PDT
I believe the potting soil drying is not due to drying per se, but rather a root tropism designed to deal with rocks. Since all potting soils are very loose,
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