Chamaerops No.30

Spring Edition1998

cover   Record Breaker: Robert Lackner's amazing Trachycarpus wagnerianus, which grew from a completely defoliated stump to a hndsome palm with no less than 14 new leaves in a single season.

Editorial Spring Edition, issue 30.

Testing Time for Yuccas
Marco Tiefel
A self-confessed Yuccaphile shares his passion for these architectural but unfriendly plants.

Notes from a New Member
Howard Hale
Positively quivering with excitement, Howard writes of the pleasure and relief of finding he is 'not alone'.

The Wheat & the Chaff
Robert Lackner
Another visit to Austrian member Robert Lackner's garden, full of practical information, and first hand knowledge.

Saving an Endangered Palm
Cathy Clarkin
Vanuatu in the South Pacific is home to a beautiful but endangered palm. Cathy Clarkin describes the islanders' efforts to save it from extinction.

Palms in the Temperate House, Kew
Richard Weekly
Join Richard for a wander around Kew's second most famous glasshouse.

Fine Tuned Palm Cultivation
Don Tollefson
Another thought provoking and practical article from Don, this time covering fungus and fencing!



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 What's New?
 New palm book
 Date: 24-05-2004

An Encyclopedia of Cultivated Palms
by Robert Lee Riffle, Paul Craft.
 New: Issue 48
 Date: 24-05-2004
Chamaerops 48
has been published in the Members Area.
 Archive complete!
 Date: 03-12-2002
All Chamaerops issues can now be found in the archive: More than 350 articles are on-line!
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 Date: 28-08-2002
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 Date: 05-08-2002
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 Date: 23-07-2002
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 Book List
 Date: 28-05-2001
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 New Book
 Date: 25-01-2001
'Palmen in Mitteleuropa'
by Mario Stähler
This german book tells you all about how to cultivate your palms in Central Europe. more...