Picea orientalis 'Reynolds'

severnsideJuly 17, 2014

Bought simply as 'Reynolds' so possibly one of the pair (Reynolds #1 & Reynolds #2) that are very rare. Easily one of my most cherished specimens.

August 2012 (showing lammas growth)

June 2013

July 2014


This post was edited by severnside on Thu, Jul 17, 14 at 10:03

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severn, nice oriental,,,,,what's lammas ?
Wife looked in dictionary(a book)says august celibration in England..
I have P. sylvestris Globosa Viridus,,,,,they call the lama tail,,,second growth late summer,,,,connection ?

    Bookmark   July 24, 2014 at 9:02PM
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Hi Ron

From Wiki;

Lammas growth, also called Lammas leaves, Lammas flush, second shoots, or summer shoots, is a season of renewed growth in some trees in temperate regions put on in July and August (if in the northern hemisphere, January and February if in the southern), that is around Lammas day, August 1, which is the Celtic harvest festival.

    Bookmark   July 25, 2014 at 6:15AM
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Very interesting looking plant. Thanks for posting!

    Bookmark   July 27, 2014 at 4:30PM
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