Chamaerops No.26

Spring Edition1997

cover   The amazing, three dimensional leaves of Walichia disticha, one of the highlits of the India Tour,see p.16.

Editorial, Spring '97 Edition

Land Of The Long White Cloud
Tony King
Cordyline Dicksonia Rhopalostylis Cyathea just some of the wonderful 'exotics' that come from New Zealand, this country at the other end of the world. Tony 'Kiwi' King visits and reports.

More on Musa
Richard Willmer
We read lots about M. basjoo, but its giant cousin Ensete ventricosum gets limited attention. Richard redresses the balance.

Cycad In Suburbia
Gary Bethel
Gary reports on what we've suspected all along: that Cycas revoluta is quite hardy enough for the sheltered, temperate garden.

City Oasis
Alain Jamet, Toulon France
The city is Toulon, and the oasis, the city garden of Alain Jamet. What he has achieved in just a few years is little short of amazing. An inspirational article for all of us palm growers. Alain also includes a step-by-step guide for all those who would like to strip their Trachy's.

Destination India
Various authors
A day-by-day diary of our successful E. P. S. tour to north-east India this April. Twelve intrepid travellers, twelve exciting days, two thrilling parts. Part 1 Kalimpong. Part 2 (final) next issue.



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