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Posted 09-24-2017 at 02:07 AM by Nn2036

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I live in Reno, NV.

Anybody knows about Eucalyptus pauciflora( snow gum) in the US? I remember saw them in the ski resort in Australia. It has to be one of the hardiest Eucalyptus.

pauciflora and it's sub-species niphophila (which is what you may have seen at the ski-resort) and duebuezvillei are regarded as among the cold-hardiest eucalyptus but their resistance to the hot, dry conditions of...
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Posted 09-24-2017 at 02:04 AM by Nn2036

Box tree
Holm Oak
Strawberry tree

some plants to consider for the California/Nevada type deserts might include arbutus unedo, quercus ilex, q. emoryi, q. fusiformis, q. turbinella, q. reticulata, and q. virginiana, eucalyptus neglecta, e. gunnii, e. microtheca, viburnum tinus, vauquelinia californica, and pehaps also look at some of the "tree" yuccas like aloifolia, gloriosa, brevifolia, elata, recurvifolia ,rostrata, and rigida and the similar looking dasylirion...
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Big leaf

Posted 09-24-2017 at 02:02 AM by Nn2036

FWIW, big leaf magnolia (magnolia macrophylla is generally NOT evergreen). IF you are in the PNW (if you're not the madrone (arbutus menziesii) may not be a happy tree.

some other trees/large shrubs that can be trained as trees to possibly consider:
English laurel/prunus lauracerasus
Portugal laurel/p. lusitanica
Carolina cherry-laurel/p. caroliniana
holly oak/quercus ilex
canyon live oak/q. chrysolepis
Japanese live oak/q. myrsinifolia...
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Posted 09-24-2017 at 01:36 AM by Nn2036

Prunus lusitanica Portugal laurel 6
Prunus caroliana Carolina laurel 7b
Prunus laurocerasus cherry laurel English 6
Ilicifolia 6
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Sunday ~~ September 24, 2017 ~~ I am tired of a lot of things today.

Posted 09-24-2017 at 12:43 AM by CSD610
Updated 09-24-2017 at 01:19 AM by CSD610

The same words.
The same disrespect.
The same excuses.
The same ______________________________
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So, I have nothing more to write, no words of non wisdom, no opinions I will put into words,
no thoughts to ponder.

I wish you restful sleep and peaceful dreams when it comes time for you to wander your timbers of slumber.
Is there a limit for the Ignore List?
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