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Re: Tree and plant quizz (RV)

Unread post by wildflowergirl » Mon Dec 09, 2013 7:26 pm

:hmz:
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Re: Tree and plant quizz (RV)

Unread post by forestgump » Tue Dec 10, 2013 5:22 am

Yes, it is one of the acacias.
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Re: Tree and plant quizz (RV)

Unread post by Philip1 » Tue Dec 10, 2013 8:14 am

Acacia Ataxacantha - Flame Thorn tree?
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Re: Tree and plant quizz (RV)

Unread post by SeanP » Tue Dec 10, 2013 10:55 am

Agree with Philip! :thumbs_up:

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Re: Tree and plant quizz (RV)

Unread post by forestgump » Tue Dec 10, 2013 5:37 pm

Philip1 , well done. :thumbs_up: :clap:
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Re: Tree and plant quizz (RV)

Unread post by Philip1 » Tue Dec 10, 2013 6:06 pm

SeanP, be my guest and go for it. :D
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Re: Tree and plant quizz (RV)

Unread post by SeanP » Tue Dec 10, 2013 7:36 pm

Well done Philip! :clap:

Ok... let me see :hmz:

This tree is not suitable for a small garden because its flowers have a really strong smell in spring. This "strong bush" produces gum which is palatable to us.

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Re: Tree and plant quizz (RV)

Unread post by wildflowergirl » Thu Dec 12, 2013 10:20 am

I'm thinking jasmine, but not so sure about their gum being palatable??? :hmz: :hmz: :hmz: :hmz:
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Re: Tree and plant quizz (RV)

Unread post by SeanP » Thu Dec 12, 2013 10:27 am

Not Jasmine... it is a tree and the flowers are not very good smelling!

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Re: Tree and plant quizz (RV)

Unread post by forestgump » Thu Dec 12, 2013 8:26 pm

Smelly Shepherds Tree ? :hmz:
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Re: Tree and plant quizz (RV)

Unread post by SeanP » Fri Dec 13, 2013 6:26 pm

This tree has a cousin associated with seep lines and I have noticed many of these cousins around Pretoriouskop... Once you have the name of the cousin it should lead directly to the tree I seek... The cousin has silver foliage... GIVE AWAY!!!

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Re: Tree and plant quizz (RV)

Unread post by forestgump » Fri Dec 13, 2013 9:17 pm

Lowveld cluster leaf / purple pod terminalia
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Re: Tree and plant quizz (RV)

Unread post by SeanP » Sat Dec 14, 2013 5:44 am

Well done FG :thumbs_up: You are IT! :clap:

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Re: Tree and plant quizz (RV)

Unread post by onewithnature » Sat Dec 14, 2013 6:04 am

FG :clap: :clap:
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Re: Tree and plant quizz (RV)

Unread post by forestgump » Sun Dec 15, 2013 7:34 am

Got it's name from a vicar from Farnham. Butterflies love it.
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