Chamaerops No.27

Summer Edition1997


Editorial Summer Edition, issue 27

Cornwall Collection
Roy Clarke
A trip down to the U.K's south-west corner, to Cornwall, for a tour of some of England's most famous and palmy gardens. Richard Darlow organizes, Roy Clarke records. Part two follows in the next edition.

Zone 8: Growing Pains and How to Avoid Them
Don Tollefson
Californian Don has much experience in growing palms in a temperate climate and provides another valuable contribution. This time, how to provide heat for those recalcitrant hardy palms.

Costa del Chamaerops
Dr Neil Butler
The result of a 10 year amateur study undertaken by Dr Butler along the Costa Blanca in Spain. Fascinating and well researched, brilliant photographs, including our cover, provided by the author.

Destination India, part 2
Various authors
The second and concluding part of the diary of the European Palm Society trip to north-east India in April. This time, Shillong and Trachycarpus martianus, finishing at the Taj Mahal.

Memories of the Alhambra
Gary Parker
The European Palm Society Summer Meeting in southern Spain, nicely summarized by Gary Parker, though I'm afraid I have to accept responsibility for the title. Sorry, couldn't resist!



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