Ron B's Recent Activity

  1. Ron B replied to the thread Beni Kawa Japanese Maple / damage & repair.

    Have you read the entire article? How much reading on the topic have you done elsewhere? Because the statement there has never been...

    Dec 1, 2022 at 5:01 PM
  2. Ron B replied to the thread Appreciation: A few from Honolulu.

    Table of "exceptional trees" in Honolulu (below). Got to host document originally by clicking on EXCEPTIONAL TREES tab on the Foster...

    Dec 1, 2022 at 4:54 PM
  3. Ron B replied to the thread Beni Kawa Japanese Maple / damage & repair.

    The previous owners were very aware of the need to treat pruning cuts large and small. The remnants of tree wound dressings are found...

    Dec 1, 2022 at 2:30 PM
  4. Ron B replied to the thread Appreciation: A few from Honolulu.

    The Star-Bulletin article I linked to says primavera = gold tree within Hawaii. Not golden trumpet tree, but gold tree without...

    Dec 1, 2022 at 2:04 PM
  5. Ron B replied to the thread Appreciation: A few from Honolulu.

    Seems like last time I was over there some years ago I saw quite a few of the Polyalthia here and there in landscaping. And of course...

    Dec 1, 2022 at 11:19 AM
  6. Ron B replied to the thread Share your bat house experience.

    Fake shutters are suitable. Also gaps formed by subsiding house foundations pulling away from brick chimneys. Don't ask how I know...

    Nov 30, 2022 at 8:34 PM
  7. Ron B replied to the thread another ID confirmation sought.

    This has illustration showing relevant details. And clicking on the hyperlinked botanical name brings up a description. With clicking on...

    Nov 30, 2022 at 9:31 AM
  8. Ron B replied to the thread another ID confirmation sought.

    Looks Japanese

    Nov 29, 2022 at 10:28 PM
  9. Ron B replied to the thread Advice Needed Transplanting Large Crimson Queens.

    No point in hand-pruning roots to encourage branching (of roots) and then cutting off the resulting branches later. In addition crown...

    Nov 28, 2022 at 4:20 PM
  10. Ron B replied to the thread Looking for Sitka mountain-ash seeds.

    Borers have long limited Sorbus in eastern North America.

    Nov 25, 2022