Chamaerops No.32

Autumn Edition1998

cover   Not wishing to worry you, but I heard that we might be in for a white winter. Here's areminder of what it could be like: your editors garden in the snow. Brrrrr!

Editorial Autumn Edition, issue 32

How Should I Protect My Palms in the Winter?
Martin Gibbons
A timely reminder of how to look after your 'babies' in the coming months.

The Passive Solar Greenhouse
Don Tollefson
Our most regular contributor reports on the perfect greenhouse

Elche - A European Palm Grove
Pedro Gimenez Peon
Arguably Europe's most famous palms, and certainly the most numerous.

Straight From The Harz
Peter Goldschmidt
A special report about palm growing in Germany's Harz Mountains, not the warmest place in the world....

The Freeze: Palms of Central Florida
Mike Horwitz
We tend to think of Florida as a tropical holiday destination, hut they, too, have their ups and downs.

New Year Quiz
The Fox
Test your knowledge of palms and other exotics in this seasonal quiz.

Exotics in a Windy Seaside Garden
Martin Parker
Wind is the enemy of so many of the plants we love to grow. Here, student Martin has tackled the problem head on.

When Is An Indoor Palm...?
Jörg Schumann
Jörg is growing a lot of outdoor palms indoors.You can too...

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 New palm book
 Date: 24-05-2004

An Encyclopedia of Cultivated Palms
by Robert Lee Riffle, Paul Craft.
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 Date: 24-05-2004
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 Date: 03-12-2002
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 Date: 28-05-2001
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 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...