The PlantFiles Newsletter

Covering the events of May 30, 2005, on which 326 members joined.
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Gardening Quote of the Day

"Experience is a hard teacher. She gives the test first and the lesson afterwards."

(Vernon Law, American baseball pitcher (born 3/12/1930))

The PlantFiles Photo of the Day

Brugmansia 'Perfect Harmony'

Brugmansia

By tiG

PF Photo of the Day

Activity Report:

106 new plants were added to the database.
61 new descriptions were added.
83 new images were added.
867 new options were checked off.

Comments

Member Addition Description
palmbob Positive CommentPalm, Cacheo de Oviedo
(Pseudophoenix ekmanii)
brightlyblack Positive CommentAzuki (Adzuki, Aduki, Feijao)
(Vigna Angularis)
sterhill Positive CommentBeardtongue, Beard Tongue
(Penstemon barbatus)
Farmerdill Neutral CommentLettuce, Head 'Alpen'
(Lactuca sativa)
Farmerdill Neutral CommentLettuce, Head 'Ballade'
(Lactuca sativa)
Farmerdill Neutral CommentCantaloupe 'Mori'
(Cucumis melo)
Farmerdill Neutral CommentCantaloupe 'Club'
(Cucumis melo)
Farmerdill Neutral CommentCantaloupe 'A-Plus'
(Cucumis melo)
Farmerdill Neutral CommentCantaloupe 'Arko'
(Cucumis melo)
handbright Positive CommentCtenanthe 'Brazilian Snow'
(Ctenanthe lubbersiana)
Farmerdill Neutral CommentChinese Mustard, Heading 'Max'
(Brassica juncea var. capitata)
Farmerdill Neutral CommentChinese Mustard, Heading 'Domino'
(Brassica juncea var. capitata)
Farmerdill Neutral CommentChinese Mustard, Heading 'Champion'
(Brassica juncea var. capitata)
palmbob Neutral Comment
(Aechmea smithlorum)
henryr10 Positive CommentDwarf Spiderwort 'Bilberry Ice'
(Tradescantia x andersoniana)
henryr10 Positive CommentVirginia Spiderwort, Widow's-Tears 'Red Cloud'
(Tradescantia x andersoniana)
palmbob Positive Comment
(Agave albescens)
Melissa_Ohio Neutral CommentDaylily 'Bonbini'
(Hemerocallis )
palmbob Positive Comment
(Athanasia acerosa)
palmbob Neutral CommentBurma Bamboo
(Bambusa burmanica)
ladyannne Positive CommentSwan River Daisy 'Purple Splendor'
(Brachycome iberidifolia)
ladyannne Positive CommentNew Zealand Brass Buttons 'Platt's Black'
(Leptinella squalida)
SudieGoodman Positive CommentAmerican Elder, Common Elderberry
(Sambucus nigra ssp. canadensis)
MotherNature4 Positive CommentFlorida Boxwood
(Shaefferia frutescens)
cacti_lover Positive Comment
(Echinopsis tubiflora)
SudieGoodman Positive CommentFarkleberry, Sparkleberry, Tree-Huckleberry
(Vaccinium arboreum)
SudieGoodman Positive CommentSpiderwort 'Zwanenburg Blue'
(Tradescantia x andersoniana)
DonnaMack Positive CommentEnglish Rose, Austin Rose 'Tess of the d'Urbervilles'
(Rosa )
SudieGoodman Positive CommentFoxtail Fern 'Meyersii'
(Asparagus densiflorus)
beclu727 Positive CommentCalibrachoa, Million Bells, Petunia
(Calibrachoa )
SudieGoodman Positive CommentBigleaf Hydrangea, Lacecap 'Bethany Beach'
(Hydrangea macrophylla)
LynnCanGrowIt Positive CommentColumbine 'Spring Magic Rose and Ivory'
(Aquilegia )
fgajardo Positive CommentCape Gooseberry, Peruvian Ground Cherry, Poha Berry
(Physalis peruviana)
LC711 Positive CommentClematis 'Rubens'
(Clematis montana)
mkjones Positive CommentIron Cross Oxalis, Good Luck Plant 'Iron Cross'
(Oxalis tetraphylla)
mkjones Positive CommentUpright Fuchsia 'Koralle'
(Fuchsia triphylla)
Shellybake Positive CommentCathedral Bells, Cup and Saucer Vine
(Cobaea scandens)
narrowfocus Negative CommentBaby's Tears; Angel's Tears, Mind-your-own-business
(Soleirolia soleirolii)
kathys999 Positive CommentSignet Marigold 'Lulu'
(Tagetes tenuifolia)
AlanRockGarden Neutral CommentSummer Forget-Me-Not
(Anchusa capensis)
mkjones Positive CommentGardenia, Cape Jasmine, Gandharaj 'Veitchii'
(Gardenia angusta)
berrygirl Positive CommentHybrid Tea Rose 'Mr. Lincoln'
(Rosa )
darylmitchell Positive CommentLamb's Ear
(Stachys byzantina)
Charlotteda Positive CommentHardy Water Lily, Waterlily 'Orange Sunset'
(Nymphaea )
Julia_T Positive CommentBluebeard 'Dark Knight'
(Caryopteris x clandonensis)
cheryldawn Positive CommentNight Blooming Jasmine, Night Scented Jessamine, Queen of the Night
(Cestrum nocturnum)
Farmerdill Neutral CommentHot Pepper 'Paradise'
(Capsicum annuum)
willicody Positive CommentSpurge 'Redwing'
(Euphorbia )
magpiemom Positive CommentFalse Sunflower, Rough Heliopsis, Orange Sunflower, Ox-Eye 'Prairie Sunset'
(Heliopsis helianthoides)
melody Negative CommentBush Honeysuckle, Tatarian Honeysuckle
(Lonicera tatarica)
mrsmitty Positive CommentOpium Poppy, Breadseed Poppy, Lettuce Leaf Poppy 'Persian White'
(Papaver somniferum)
Happy_1 Positive CommentVariegated Beach Hibiscus, Sea Hibiscus, Cotton Tree, Cottonwood, Mahoe 'Albo-variegatus'
(Hibiscus tiliaceus)
Farmerdill Neutral CommentYardlong or Asparagus Bean 'Negro 5 Star No.3'
(Vigna sesquipedalis)
saya Neutral CommentPurple Flowered Hardy Geranium
(Geranium x magnificum)
hpoplin Positive CommentFloribunda Rose 'Sunsprite'
(Rosa )
Gindee77 Positive CommentSpotted Dead Nettle 'Beacon Silver'
(Lamium maculatum)
Moby Positive CommentJapanese Blood Grass, Tall Cottongrass 'Red Baron'
(Imperata cylindrica)
maggiemoo Positive CommentMealy Cup Sage, Duelberg Sage 'Henry Duelberg'
(Salvia farinacea)
Big_Red Positive CommentLettuce 'Buttercrunch'
(Lactuca sativa)
gardengirl18 Positive CommentCorkscrew Hazel, Contorted Filbert, Harry Lauder's Walking Stick 'Contorta'
(Corylus avellana)
CaptMicha Positive CommentSouth African Foxglove, Wild foxglove
(Ceratotheca triloba)

Images

Member Addition Description
EquilibriumImageLocustberry
(Brysonima lucida)
tazzyImageLouisiana Iris 'Undercover'
(Iris )
puttytatImageSpecies X Iris 'Dolce'
(Iris )
rh3708ImageChinese Peony, Garden Peony 'Sarah Bernhardt'
(Paeonia lactiflora)
jnanaImageNotylia
(Notylia barkeri)
mgarrImageClematis 'Multi Blue'
(Clematis )
jhayes5032ImageFull Moon Maple, Japanese Maple 'Palmatifolium'
(Acer shirasawanum)
Calif_SueImageFlowering Maple 'Mobile Pink'
(Abutilon )
shimerImageMountain Hydrangea 'Kurohime-Azisai'
(Hydrangea serrata)
mhelmImageIris 'Welch's Reward'
(Iris Miniature Tall Bearded)
oceangirlImageRhododendron 'Scintillation'
(Rhododendron )
Big_RedImageSweet Potato 'Jewel'
(Ipomoea batatas)
cacti_loverImageMoon Cactus, Queen of the Night, Fish-bone Cactus, Rick-Rack Cactus 'Gertrudianum'
(Epiphyllum anguliger)
lmellingImageColeus, Flame Nettle, Painted Nettle 'Kong™ Series Rose'
(Solenostemon scutellarioides)
MainecoonImageTall Bearded Iris 'Dazzling Gold'
(Iris )
Shelly221ImageBougainvillea 'La Jolla'
(Bougainvillea )
Gideon_SAImageOrchid, Laelia
(Laelia purpurata)
bootandallImageKillarney Strawberry Tree, Strawberry Tree 'Elfin King'
(Arbutus unedo)
BUFFY690ImageThreadleaf Coreopsis, Tickseed 'Zagreb'
(Coreopsis verticillata)
lauriefImageStandard Dwarf Bearded Iris 'Tweety Bird'
(Iris )
Mike_GImageTibetan Poppy, Blue Poppy
(Meconopsis horridula)
xyrisImageFlorida Indian Plantain
(Arnoglossum floridanum)
daledImageWatermelon 'Yellow Belly Black Diamond'
(Citrullus lanatus)
michaeladennerImageChina Rose 'Vincent Godsiff'
(Rosa )
MikenMyrtleImageTall Bearded Iris 'Good Vibrations'
(Iris )
kniphofiaImageFloss Flower, Ageratum 'Artist™ Purple'
(Ageratum )
zairegarImageAglaonema, Heng Heng
(Aglaonema )
Clare_CAImagePlumeria 'J.L. Hawaiian Sunset'
(Plumeria rubra)
JodyCImageHybrid Rugosa Rose 'Sir Thomas Lipton'
(Rosa )
daylily970ImageClematis 'Carnaby'
(Clematis )
henryr10ImageSpiderwort 'Concord Grape'
(Tradescantia x andersoniana)
emilyrasmusImageAsiatic Lily 'Gold Tiger'
(Lilium )
trilian15ImageFragrant Solomon's Seal
(Polygonatum odoratum)
GalanthophileImageMexican orange
(Choisya ternata)
XenomorfImageRobust Hedgehog, Bundle Hedgehog
(Echinocereus fasciculatus)
HappenstanceImageEuphorbia 'Tasmanian Tiger'
(Euphorbia characias)
NativePlantFan9ImageLifeplant, Cathedral Bells
(Kalanchoe pinnata)
carolannImageStandard Dwarf Bearded Iris 'Sky Rays'
(Iris )
giancarloImageAechmea
(Aechmea luddemanniana)
flowerfrenzyImageTall Bearded Iris 'Grateful Citizen'
(Iris )
TuttiFruttiImagePotato 'Red Pontiac'
(Solanum tuberosum)
Sheila965ImageAngel Trumpet, Angel's Trumpet
(Brugmansia suaveolens salmon flowered)
Todd_BolandImageTrout Lily, Adder's-Tongue
(Erythronium americanum)
mkjonesImageBloodflower, Swallow-wort, Butterfly Weed, Mexican Milkweed, Scarlet Milkweed
(Asclepias curassavica)
darylImageSwan River Daisy 'California Pink'
(Brachycome )
zone5girlImageSpring Starflower 'Wisley Blue'
(Ipheion uniflorum)
deechicktwoImageTall Bearded Iris 'Apollo One'
(Iris )
CaptMichaImageTree of Heaven, Chinese Sumac, Stink Tree
(Ailanthus altissima)
ocimum_nateImageEaster Cactus
(Rhipsalidopsis gaertneri)
wordsilk7ImageWaterlily Tulip 'Monsella'
(Tulipa kaufmanniana)
lilystormImageDaylily 'Swashbuckler Bay Boy'
(Hemerocallis )
hogank2001ImageHosta 'Sum of All'
(Hosta )
brightlyblackImageAzuki (Adzuki, Aduki, Feijao)
(Vigna Angularis)
eranimImageRose of Sharon 'Hamabo'
(Hibiscus syriacus)
bhaenraetsImageLithops
(Lithops bromfieldii var. insularis)
htopImageSilk Tree, Mimosa Tree, Pink Siris
(Albizia julibrissin)
palmbobImage
(Aechmea smithlorum)
lincolnitessImageColeus, Flame Nettle, Painted Nettle 'Mariposa'
(Solenostemon scutellarioides)
FarmerdillImageBeet 'Improved Blood Turnip'
(Beta vulgaris)
Songbird839ImageTall Bearded Iris 'Color Me Blue'
(Iris )
Melissa_OhioImageDaylily 'Daring Gal'
(Hemerocallis )
rylaffImageDouble Portulaca, Double Purslane 'Fairytale Cinderella'
(Portulaca )
LynnCanGrowItImageColumbine 'Spring Magic Rose and Ivory'
(Aquilegia )
BeginnerLuckyImageBlanket Flower, Indian Blanket 'Arizona Sun'
(Gaillardia x grandiflora)
ladyannneImageHeartleaf Ice Plant, Heart Leaf Iceplant, Baby Sunrose
(Aptenia cordifolia)
IslandJimImageSunshine Mimosa, Powderpuff, Sensitive Plant
(Mimosa strigillosa)
risperdalImageFlannel Bush, Fremontia 'California Glory'
(Fremontodendron )
kathys999ImageSignet Marigold 'Lulu'
(Tagetes tenuifolia)
pete2255ImageChilean Fire Bush, Flame Flower
(Embothrium coccineum)
CharlottedaImageHardy Water Lily, Waterlily 'Orange Sunset'
(Nymphaea )
angeleImageSand Penstemon, Bush Penstemon, Moth Penstemon, Phlox Penstemon, Gilia Penstemon, Cows Tobacco
(Penstemon ambiguus)
barb_txImageGlobe Artichoke
(Cynara scolymus)
Blues_GardenImagePurple Flowered Hardy Geranium
(Geranium x magnificum)
willicodyImageSpurge 'Redwing'
(Euphorbia )
melodyImageHemp Dogbane
(Apocynum cannabinum)
kennedyhImageManchineel, Poison Guava, Poison Apple, Manzanillo
(Hippomane mancinella)
KimGaitherImageJoe Pye Weed 'Variegatum'
(Eupatorium variabile)
sayaImagePurple Flowered Hardy Geranium
(Geranium x magnificum)
gumllaImageSong of India 'Variegata'
(Pleomele reflexa)
Gindee77ImageSpotted Dead Nettle 'Beacon Silver'
(Lamium maculatum)
hpoplinImageLarge-flowered Climber 'Climbing Don Juan'
(Rosa )
paaniImageCabbage 'Red Acre'
(Brassica oleracea var. capitata)
kvioletteImageIndian Pink
(Spigelia marilandica)

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Have a good day, and happy gardening!

Dave Whitinger

 

And that's the way it was... May 30, 2005