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      There has been some confusion regarding the Messaging System on PalmTalk - and what is private and what is posted publicly. I've been asked to explain the two. There are two forms of messages - what I will call "Private Messages" which are Private, and "Activity Messages" which are public. A Private Message is designated with an envelope icon. It is available at the top of every page (click it and use "Compose New"). It is also accessible by hovering over a User's name or Avatar and clicking the envelope icon. Or it is also available on a User's Profile Page - at the top - again, with the envelope icon. Anywhere you see this envelope icon, you can click it and send a Private Message. An "Activity Message" is public. These are the "What's on your Mind" and "Leave a Message on [User X's] Feed" boxes where you can leave a public message directly as a Status Update (on your Profile or Main PT Page) or on a User's Profile Page - which updates his Status Update and also posts on PT's Main Status Update Page. These are "Activities" and labeled as such on the Profile Pages.  What is confusing is that both options (Private and Activity) are available on a User's Profile Page.  Just remember, that if you want to send a Private Message, use the envelope icon link - wherever you see it. That will get you to the Private Messaging Center. Any other "Status Update," like "What's on your Mind," or "Leave a Message on [so-and-so's] Feed," is public. I would make it less confusing if I could, but I can't.
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Perpetual potted palms

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Hey all, I have way too many potted palms; I thin the herd, & somehow it just gets bigger. Some of them have been patiently growing for years, but I'm not sure what to do with them. Some were backups, some are marginal in my area (but might make a go of it in the right spot), some, I admit I have an emotional attachment to. And some are sloooowwww. Here's a few, feel free to add. In the marginal catagory, where hope rings eternal: Aiphanes minima, 7 years from seed. These are beautiful in the tropics; not so much here. But this ones looking pretty good, although it spots in winter. Next up, a Carpoxylon. These are pretty tough actually & might be planted this spring. 4 years from a seedling. Finally, my beloved 9 year old Adonidia from seed collected on a wonderful family vacation. 

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At first I thought this was an ad. :D I'm buying...lol Let me know if you need more help clearing out.. ;) 

 

That Carpoxylon looks nice! 

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BTW.. as you know 25% of my stuff has been in a pot 6+ years.. :P

 

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Next up the slow ones. Coco thrinax ekmannii, 5 years from a blade of grass. And the slowest I know of; Dypsis leucomalla. One leaf a year..

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And one I've grown for years that is just too much palm for the the available space..beccariophoenix fenestralis.

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10 minutes ago, BS Man about Palms said:

BTW.. as you know 25% of my stuff has been in a pot 6+ years.. :P

Well Bill, you've been posting for at least a dozen years. And I thought everything you were growing was in pots. So I learn from the master!

 

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On Wed Dec 14 05:17:38, quaman58 said:

And one I've grown for years that is just too much palm for the the available space..beccariophoenix fenestralis.

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Oh wow! Just look at that...

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