The PlantFiles Newsletter

Covering the events of February 10, 2013, on which 81 members joined.
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"Great minds discuss ideas, average minds discuss events, small minds discuss people."

(Adm. Hyman G. Rickover, "Father of the Nuclear Navy" (born 1/27/1900))

Activity Report:

13 new plants were added to the database.
21 new descriptions were added.
118 new images were added.
63 new options were checked off.

Comments

Member Addition Description
RosinaBloom Positive CommentTaraire
(Beilschmiedia tarairi)
Carolsflowers Neutral CommentForsythia 'Gold Tide'
(Forsythia )
Carolsflowers Positive CommentCoral Bells, Alumroot, Coralbells, Alum Root 'Firesprite'
(Heuchera sanguinea)
Carolsflowers Positive CommentCoral Bells, Alumroot, Coralbells, Alum Root 'Chatterbox'
(Heuchera sanguinea)
Carolsflowers Positive CommentSedum, Stonecrop, Orange Stonecrop
(Sedum kamtschaticum subsp. ellacombianum)
Sherilou Neutral CommentPepper 'Sweet Italian'
(Capsicum annum)
Carolsflowers Positive CommentBald Cypress
(Taxodium distichum)
Carolsflowers Neutral CommentJapanese Tree Lilac 'Ivory Silk'
(Syringa reticulata)
guygee Neutral CommentCamphor Tree, Camphor Laurel
(Cinnamomum camphora)
lssfishhunter Positive CommentSummer Squash 'Early Prolific Straightneck'
(Cucurbita pepo)
lssfishhunter Positive CommentSquash 'Summer Yellow Crookneck'
(Cucurbita pepo)
lssfishhunter Neutral CommentCantaloupe 'Ambrosia'
(Cucumis melo)
vossner Neutral CommentRed Selaginella 'Sanguinea'
(Selaginella erythropus)
lssfishhunter Negative CommentOkra 'Clemson Spineless'
(Abelmoschus esculentus)
vossner Neutral CommentDittany of Crete
(Origanum dictamnus)
vossner Neutral Comment
(Gladiolus vinosomaculatus)
eliasastro Positive Comment
(Prestonia mollis)
vossner Neutral CommentSicklethorn, Asparagus fern
(Asparagus falcatus)
Ynnejsivad Neutral CommentWhite Bottle brush
(Callistemon shiressii)
ivytucker Positive CommentHooded Dwarf Elephant Ear, Chinese Taro, Buddha's Hand
(Alocasia cucullata)
coastalzonepush Positive CommentEaster Lily
(Lilium longiflorum)

Images

Member Addition Description
CarolsflowersImageStandard Dwarf Bearded Iris 'Cherry Tart'
(Iris )
CarolsflowersImageStandard Dwarf Bearded Iris 'Music Box'
(Iris )
CarolsflowersImageRhododendron 'Calsap'
(Rhododendron )
CarolsflowersImageDaylily 'My Ways'
(Hemerocallis )
CarolsflowersImageDaylily 'Rosy Ruffles'
(Hemerocallis )
CarolsflowersImageFloribunda Rose 'Fashion'
(Rosa )
RosinaBloomImageWeeping Lantana, Trailing Lantana 'Monswee'
(Lantana montevidensis)
RosinaBloomImageWeeping Lantana, Trailing Lantana 'Monswee'
(Lantana montevidensis)
RosinaBloomImageWeeping Lantana, Trailing Lantana 'Monswee'
(Lantana montevidensis)
RosinaBloomImageWeeping Lantana, Trailing Lantana 'Monswee'
(Lantana montevidensis)
RosinaBloomImageStanding Cypress
(Ipomopsis rubra)
RosinaBloomImageStanding Cypress
(Ipomopsis rubra)
CarolsflowersImageMiniature Jonquilla Daffodil 'Pipit'
(Narcissus )
CarolsflowersImageChinese Peony, Garden Peony 'Raspberry Sundae'
(Paeonia lactiflora)
Whirlwind2000ImageOriental Poppy 'Watermelon'
(Papaver orientale)
Whirlwind2000ImageOriental Poppy 'Watermelon'
(Papaver orientale)
kacerImageTall Bearded Iris 'Decadence'
(Iris )
RosinaBloomImageNew Zealand Honeysuckle, Bucket of Water Tree, New Zealand Bottlebrush, Rewarewa
(Knightia excelsa)
RosinaBloomImageNew Zealand Honeysuckle, Bucket of Water Tree, New Zealand Bottlebrush, Rewarewa
(Knightia excelsa)
RosinaBloomImageHolly Oak, Evergreen Oak, Holm Oak
(Quercus ilex)
RosinaBloomImageHolly Oak, Evergreen Oak, Holm Oak
(Quercus ilex)
RosinaBloomImageHolly Oak, Evergreen Oak, Holm Oak
(Quercus ilex)
RosinaBloomImageHolly Oak, Evergreen Oak, Holm Oak
(Quercus ilex)
RosinaBloomImageHolly Oak, Evergreen Oak, Holm Oak
(Quercus ilex)
RosinaBloomImageHolly Oak, Evergreen Oak, Holm Oak
(Quercus ilex)
RosinaBloomImageDogwood, Tainui, Native Hazel
(Pomaderris apetala)
RosinaBloomImageDogwood, Tainui, Native Hazel
(Pomaderris apetala)
RosinaBloomImageDogwood, Tainui, Native Hazel
(Pomaderris apetala)
RosinaBloomImageDogwood, Tainui, Native Hazel
(Pomaderris apetala)
CarolsflowersImageAzalea 'Golden Lights'
(Rhododendron )
CarolsflowersImageClematis 'Niobe'
(Clematis )
CarolsflowersImageEarly, Large-flowered Clematis 'Ruby Glow'
(Clematis )
RosinaBloomImageDaisy Bush
(Olearia paniculata)
RosinaBloomImageDaisy Bush
(Olearia paniculata)
RosinaBloomImageDaisy Bush
(Olearia paniculata)
RosinaBloomImageDaisy Bush
(Olearia paniculata)
VineWorldImageOriental False Hawksbeard
(Youngia japonica)
VineWorldImageOriental False Hawksbeard
(Youngia japonica)
CarolsflowersImageTrumpet Daffodil, Trumpet Narcissus 'Goblet'
(Narcissus )
VineWorldImageOriental False Hawksbeard
(Youngia japonica)
VineWorldImageOriental False Hawksbeard
(Youngia japonica)
VineWorldImageOriental False Hawksbeard
(Youngia japonica)
VineWorldImageOriental False Hawksbeard
(Youngia japonica)
RosinaBloomImageBlack Yew Pine
(Prumnopitys taxifolia)
RosinaBloomImageBlack Yew Pine
(Prumnopitys taxifolia)
RosinaBloomImageBlack Yew Pine
(Prumnopitys taxifolia)
RosinaBloomImageBlack Yew Pine
(Prumnopitys taxifolia)
CarolsflowersImageTree Peony, Japanese Tree Peony 'Kinkaku'
(Paeonia suffruticosa)
CarolsflowersImageOriental Lily 'Aubade'
(Lilium )
CarolsflowersImageAsiatic Lily 'Luxor'
(Lilium )
CarolsflowersImageAsiatic Lily 'Monte Negro'
(Lilium )
RosinaBloomImageHolly Oak, Evergreen Oak, Holm Oak
(Quercus ilex)
RosinaBloomImageSiberian Elm
(Ulmus pumila)
RosinaBloomImageSiberian Elm
(Ulmus pumila)
RosinaBloomImageSiberian Elm
(Ulmus pumila)
RosinaBloomImageSiberian Elm
(Ulmus pumila)
kennedyhImageBroad-leaf Flower-rush
(Carpha nivicola)
kennedyhImageBroad-leaf Flower-rush
(Carpha nivicola)
CarolsflowersImageStokes' Aster, Stokes Aster, Cornflower Aster 'Bluestone'
(Stokesia laevis)
CarolsflowersImageOld Fashioned Weigela 'Bristol Ruby'
(Weigela florida)
CarolsflowersImageForsythia 'Gold Tide'
(Forsythia )
PammiePiImageQueen’s Tears, Friendship Plant, Hardy Queen's Tears, Hardy Friendship Plant
(Billbergia nutans)
PammiePiImageQueen’s Tears, Friendship Plant, Hardy Queen's Tears, Hardy Friendship Plant
(Billbergia nutans)
CarolsflowersImageSedum, Stonecrop, Orange Stonecrop
(Sedum kamtschaticum subsp. ellacombianum)
CarolsflowersImageChinese Peony, Garden Peony 'Highlight'
(Paeonia lactiflora)
CarolsflowersImageFern Leaf Peony 'Itoba'
(Paeonia tenuifolia)
CarolsflowersImageGarden peony 'Wrinkles & Crinkles'
(Paeonia lactiflora)
CarolsflowersImageGarden peony 'Wrinkles & Crinkles'
(Paeonia lactiflora)
vossnerImageRed Selaginella 'Sanguinea'
(Selaginella erythropus)
vossnerImageRed Selaginella 'Sanguinea'
(Selaginella erythropus)
vossnerImageDittany of Crete
(Origanum dictamnus)
ted5310ImageCymbidium Sarah Jean
(Cymbidium )
ted5310ImageCymbidium Sarah Jean
(Cymbidium )
RosinaBloomImageStanding Cypress
(Ipomopsis rubra)
RosinaBloomImageStanding Cypress
(Ipomopsis rubra)
RosinaBloomImageLacebark, Houhere
(Hoheria sexstylosa)
RosinaBloomImageLacebark, Houhere
(Hoheria sexstylosa)
RosinaBloomImageLacebark, Houhere
(Hoheria sexstylosa)
RosinaBloomImageLacebark, Houhere
(Hoheria sexstylosa)
RosinaBloomImageKahikatea, White Pine
(Dacrycarpus dacrydioides)
RosinaBloomImageKahikatea, White Pine
(Dacrycarpus dacrydioides)
RosinaBloomImageKahikatea, White Pine
(Dacrycarpus dacrydioides)
RosinaBloomImageKahikatea, White Pine
(Dacrycarpus dacrydioides)
RosinaBloomImageRedvein Maple, Snakebark Maple
(Acer rufinerve)
RosinaBloomImageRedvein Maple, Snakebark Maple
(Acer rufinerve)
RosinaBloomImageRedvein Maple, Snakebark Maple
(Acer rufinerve)
RosinaBloomImagePersian Ironwood, Persian Parrotia
(Parrotia persica)
RosinaBloomImagePersian Ironwood, Persian Parrotia
(Parrotia persica)
RosinaBloomImagePersian Ironwood, Persian Parrotia
(Parrotia persica)
RosinaBloomImageTaraire
(Beilschmiedia tarairi)
RosinaBloomImageTaraire
(Beilschmiedia tarairi)
RosinaBloomImageTaraire
(Beilschmiedia tarairi)
CarolsflowersImageCulle rosado, Culle colorado, Culli, Vinagrillo, Sorrel
(Oxalis rosea)
eliasastroImageDaubenya, Jewel of the Desert
(Daubenya aurea var. coccinea)
eliasastroImageDaubenya, Jewel of the Desert
(Daubenya aurea var. coccinea)
vossnerImage
(Gladiolus vinosomaculatus)
eliasastroImage
(Prestonia mollis)
eliasastroImage
(Prestonia mollis)
eliasastroImage
(Prestonia mollis)
eliasastroImage
(Prestonia mollis)
vossnerImageSicklethorn, Asparagus fern
(Asparagus falcatus)
vossnerImageSicklethorn, Asparagus fern
(Asparagus falcatus)
ransom3ImagePoison Morning Glory
(Ipomoea muelleri)
ransom3ImageMoonflower, Moon Vine, Giant White Moonflower
(Ipomoea alba)
AndyBonsaiImageCannon Ball Tree, Castanha-de-Macaco
(Couroupita guianensis)
AndyBonsaiImageCannon Ball Tree, Castanha-de-Macaco
(Couroupita guianensis)
AndyBonsaiImageCannon Ball Tree, Castanha-de-Macaco
(Couroupita guianensis)
AndyBonsaiImageCannon Ball Tree, Castanha-de-Macaco
(Couroupita guianensis)
AndyBonsaiImageCannon Ball Tree, Castanha-de-Macaco
(Couroupita guianensis)
CarolsflowersImageSingle Late Tulip 'Grand Style'
(Tulipa )
CarolsflowersImageSingle Late Tulip 'Maureen'
(Tulipa )
CarolsflowersImageTall Bearded Iris 'Afternoon Delight'
(Iris )
CarolsflowersImageTall Bearded Iris 'Clothed In Glory'
(Iris )
CarolsflowersImageTall Bearded Iris 'Love the Sun'
(Iris )
CarolsflowersImageTall Bearded Iris 'Rustler'
(Iris )
CarolsflowersImageDarwin Hybrid Tulip 'Gudoshnik'
(Tulipa )
BayAreaTropicsImageQuito Coconut, Mountain Coconut, Cocumbe Palm
(Parajubaea cocoides)
mygardensImageParrot Lily, Parrot Flower, Peruvian Lily, Lily of the Incas 'Paola'
(Alstroemeria )

Plants Added Yesterday:

Plant
Pepper 'Sweet Italian'
Capsicum annum

Prestonia mollis
Broad-leaf Flower-rush
Carpha nivicola

Gladiolus vinosomaculatus
Canquete, Canelado
Exarata chocoensis

cassia floribunda

Cassia grandis  
'rosea'
Eucalyptus coxylon ssp. megalocarpa

eucalyptus miniata

Syzygium glaucum

Terminalia myriocarpa

Vitex gigantea
Narrow-leafed Maire
Nestegis Montana

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Have a good day, and happy gardening!

Dave

 

And that's the way it was... February 10, 2013