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Tree ID please :)


 
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PostPosted: Sat Aug 27, 2011 11:22 pm    Post subject: Tree ID please :) Reply with quote

So who's this little fella?
Thanks for the help!



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PostPosted: Sun Aug 28, 2011 1:18 am    Post subject: Tree ID please :) irish fairy Reply with quote

You need "The House Plant Expert" by Dr. D.G.Hessayon. My copy is from the '80s still serves me well. I believe they (The expert series!) are available in garden centres, s/h bookshops,boot sales or check with your granny.
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PostPosted: Wed Aug 31, 2011 7:56 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Sounds like a good book, thanks
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PostPosted: Wed Aug 31, 2011 8:40 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Possibly Schefflera sp.

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PostPosted: Wed Nov 16, 2011 5:36 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Pachira aquatica
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PostPosted: Wed Nov 16, 2011 6:53 pm    Post subject: Tree ID please :) irish fairy Reply with quote

Well done Greengage. That's what my one is and it is very like what Irish Fairy showed. I've a suspicion you are about to be an asset to this forum? lol
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PostPosted: Wed Nov 16, 2011 9:31 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Thanks for that!
Just googled that and found out it's also called Money Tree. I think my tree is broken, no money coming out.... Very Happy
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PostPosted: Wed Nov 16, 2011 10:03 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

The Jade plant Crassula ovata is also known as the money tree. Pachira aquatica is also known as the Jaguar tree and are available as large specimens
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