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Jcalvin
On ‎1‎/‎15‎/‎2020 at 12:14 AM, SEVA said:

Just a few pics around the yard for a winter update.

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Did you put the moss in the tree? I've heard a lot of people from Virginia talk about the distribution of Spanish moss. I've see some claim a small population of moss in Richmond one year, and then it died because of the temperatures.

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SEVA
4 hours ago, Jcalvin said:

Did you put the moss in the tree? I've heard a lot of people from Virginia talk about the distribution of Spanish moss. I've see some claim a small population of moss in Richmond one year, and then it died because of the temperatures.

In this particular tree, yes. I placed a mix of my native Spanish moss, 2 other forms of Spanish moss, and a hybrid. I'm within the native range of Spanish moss, but near the edge. No where near as abundant here as it is in VA Beach.

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SEVA

A pic sent to me yesterday evening.

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SEVA

Pics sent to me this morning. A few trees are already blooming such as redbud, pears, and peaches. Even the citrus were starting to grow. I was told it was about 4 in. of snow.

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RJ

Beautiful, from afar. The snow made it down as far as Charlotte NC, as usual we didn't get any and that's okay by me :greenthumb:

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mdsonofthesouth

Wow luckily we didn't get any snow just rain! But I did hear parts of delmarva got snow.

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SEVA
On 2/22/2020 at 4:54 AM, RJ said:

Beautiful, from afar. The snow made it down as far as Charlotte NC, as usual we didn't get any and that's okay by me :greenthumb:

 

13 hours ago, mdsonofthesouth said:

Wow luckily we didn't get any snow just rain! But I did hear parts of delmarva got snow.

 

This has been an unusually warm winter, and with all the trees blooming it was unusual to see all that snow (pics anyways). I visited about a week before the snow and captured this photo of the unknown citrus already growing. I'm not sure how things look now though. The spring blooming camellias were in bloom and the osmanthus had new growth as well. I even noticed the Butias had started pushing out more spathes and continued to push out the ones from last fall. 

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mdsonofthesouth
On 2/24/2020 at 9:29 PM, SEVA said:

 

 

This has been an unusually warm winter, and with all the trees blooming it was unusual to see all that snow (pics anyways). I visited about a week before the snow and captured this photo of the unknown citrus already growing. I'm not sure how things look now though. The spring blooming camellias were in bloom and the osmanthus had new growth as well. I even noticed the Butias had started pushing out more spathes and continued to push out the ones from last fall. 

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Only issue with a mild winter is weeds have persisted through it!:rant:

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