J. horiz Golden Carpet fall color ...

ken_adrian Adrian MI cold Z5November 27, 2011

who would expect pink ... though with the ambient sun.. i am not sure i captured it ....

ken

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Embothrium(USDA 8 Sunset 5 WA)

Now it's a bronze carpet. I'd get those upright plants out of it, before bare sections are produced.

    Bookmark   November 27, 2011 at 3:54PM
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ken_adrian Adrian MI cold Z5

there is a nudie sassafrass.. which i have been debating moving or killing ....

and the .. and i am going to slaughter the spelling.. sitchensis ... which is supposed to die every one of the last 5 years.. lol.. look close.. its lost its leader repeatedly ... is actually 2 or 3 feet from the GC [ i think] ... but i will check next time i am out there ...

ken

i would bet a nickle is easily rootable ....

    Bookmark   November 27, 2011 at 6:50PM
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Embothrium(USDA 8 Sunset 5 WA)

So you're saying it's bare sass naked?

    Bookmark   November 27, 2011 at 8:20PM
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ken_adrian Adrian MI cold Z5

you are in rare form ..

WHO ARE YOU.. and what did you do with the other ron.. lol

ken

    Bookmark   November 28, 2011 at 8:26AM
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jolj(7b/8a)

Nice!

    Bookmark   November 28, 2011 at 3:34PM
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Embothrium(USDA 8 Sunset 5 WA)

Next we can discuss how this differs from 'Mother Lode' (see recent post of that one).

    Bookmark   November 28, 2011 at 11:27PM
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gardener365(5b Illinois USA)

Dare I. Two photos up from the last one is pink.

Dacks

    Bookmark   November 29, 2011 at 12:40AM
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coniferjoy(z7 The Netherlands)

'Mother Lode' and 'Golden Carpet' are only differend in Spring for maybe a month.
'Mother Lode' does have lemon yellow new growth and 'Golden Carpet' is a golden yellow at that moment.
'Mother Lode' orginated in the U.S. while 'Golden Carpet' derives from Germany.

    Bookmark   November 29, 2011 at 1:50AM
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hermi-of-iowa

Ken, Nice plant. I have Motherlode but this one you have is very interesting. Is there any way I might get a 10/15 cutting for rooting in a few weeks?
Dennis

    Bookmark   November 30, 2011 at 9:29AM
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ken_adrian Adrian MI cold Z5

send me an email .... include a phone number.. and a time to call

ken

    Bookmark   December 1, 2011 at 9:12AM
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