Jump to content
Tad

mexico

Recommended Posts

Tad

this nursery is a part of an incredible ongoing project that combines the farm and nursery with a hunting outfitter, eco tours, and soon to be botanical garden.

these shots are in mexico so rember the prices are in pesos not dollars.

post-18-1170630126_thumb.jpg

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Tad

and......

post-18-1170630164_thumb.jpg

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Tad

i guess when i resize them the writing does not show up as well, any way they are going for about 10.00 each.

post-18-1170630268_thumb.jpg

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Tad

i am having trouble re siziing them, this new camera is nice but i am afraid i dont know how to work it just yet

post-18-1170630428_thumb.jpg

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Tad

a look in the other direction

post-18-1170630490_thumb.jpg

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Tad

caryota

post-18-1170630548_thumb.jpg

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Tad

close up at 15 dollars american not a bad price

post-18-1170630616_thumb.jpg

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Tad

10 dollars roughly a peso per spine

post-18-1170630923_thumb.jpg

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Tad

entry way

post-18-1170630976_thumb.jpg

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Tad

garden site for botanical garden in progress

post-18-1170631216_thumb.jpg

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Tad

another part of the botanical garden area

post-18-1170631261_thumb.jpg

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Carlo Morici

How nice.

¿Dónde está todo eso?

¿Cómo se llama?

Carlo

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Tad

circa de ejido centauro tamulipas

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Tad

no one person owns an ejido

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Zac in NC

Yeah I know that, sorry I mean where in Tamaulipas.

Zac

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Tad

??? you sure you dont already know???

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
SubTropicRay

That's quite a selection.  Thanks for sharing.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Jeff Searle

Tad,

    Thanks for sharing these pictures. Looks on the new side, very fresh and clean. Almost makes me think I have seen this place......uhmmmm. ???  :D  Anyways, will there be enough interest in the area to make a go of it??

Jeff

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Tad

no, but as you well know that does not stop the wheels from turning. he is a machine, with a multi track mind that never quits!!!

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Jeff Searle

(Jeff Searle @ Feb. 06 2007,08:30)

QUOTE
Tad,

    Thanks for sharing these pictures. Looks on the new side, very fresh and clean. Almost makes me think I have seen this place......uhmmmm. ???  :D  Anyways, will there be enough interest in the area to make a go of it??

Jeff

Ohhhh,

   And I do miss the nachos!!!! :D

Jeff

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Tad

pollo and guillermo did not dissapoint this last go round either, duck was on the menu last friday night with all the fixins and platano ice cream to wrap it all up!!!!

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Trópico

Wow! There's much work to be done, starting a BG from scratch!

Are you involved in the project?

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Kris

(palmotrafficante @ Feb. 04 2007,18:21)

QUOTE
another part of the botanical garden area

Hai what is the huge fan palm seen amidts a CIDP on

the right hand corner.

is it sabal river side or tail pot palms ? (In post no.11)

thanks for the mexican tour_lovely plants & that greenhouse

shelter for plants.

Love,

Kris(India) :)

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Tad

kris they are sabal mexicana from tamaulipas mex.

tropico my only roll in the show is in the collection and procurement dept.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Kris

Thanks very much for the sabal info & for replying

promptly. :)

Love,

Kris.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Tad

arenga hookeriana I am sure I mispelled it, but ohhh well such is life, finally figured out how to wrangle the size on these pics :)

post-18-1191632571_thumb.jpg

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Tad

this is int he purple dirt land of mex, dioon and brahea country

post-18-1191632665_thumb.jpg

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Tad

wonder what these are?

post-18-1191632751_thumb.jpg

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Tad

climbing down into the cave

post-18-1191632819_thumb.jpg

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Tad

the cave narrowed down and this is where I drew the line and backed out, the last place I need to die is in a cave in the middle of nowhere in mexico!!

post-18-1191632948_thumb.jpg

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Tad

braheas growing up the side of a hill

post-18-1191633019_thumb.jpg

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Tad

dioons and a giant landscape artichoke from hell, known as lan sawyer

post-18-1191633117_thumb.jpg

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Tad

I have never seen anything hungry enough to eat a dioon, but these maroon and white striped caterpillars were noshing away on them

post-18-1191633253_thumb.jpg

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Tad

tunnel that we explored

lots of stuff growing on the walls, hectias,agaves, chamadoreas, ressurection ferns

post-18-1191633339_thumb.jpg

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Tad

wall shot

post-18-1191633425_thumb.jpg

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Tad

dioons and agaves

post-18-1191633476_thumb.jpg

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Tad

big dioons

post-18-1191633549_thumb.jpg

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Tad

me sweating like a pig after climbing up out of the tunnel

and found this lil cutie

post-18-1191633637_thumb.jpg

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Tad

wow thats a lot of braheas decumbens looking little palms,

post-18-1191633727_thumb.jpg

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.


×
×
  • Create New...