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by jackpot
Tue Oct 21, 2008 9:36 am
Forum: Ornamentals and cultivated plants in Malta
Topic: quiz
Replies: 14
Views: 27839

MWP: unfortunately not "probably" but "definitly"!
by jackpot
Tue Oct 21, 2008 9:16 am
Forum: Education and Quiz Mania
Topic: MWP Quiz 55 (For User "Sigra")
Replies: 12
Views: 22421

he he- Sigra seems to be a new expert!
by jackpot
Tue Oct 21, 2008 9:14 am
Forum: Education and Quiz Mania
Topic: MWP Quiz 54 (necklace beads!)
Replies: 3
Views: 12238

nice pic
by jackpot
Tue Oct 21, 2008 9:13 am
Forum: Education and Quiz Mania
Topic: fall quiz
Replies: 7
Views: 17584

well, the colour is somewhat more than in nature where it looks more whitish :wink:
Yes, there are other members of the family, rare and widely distributed in the wild.
by jackpot
Mon Oct 20, 2008 2:30 pm
Forum: Education and Quiz Mania
Topic: fall quiz
Replies: 7
Views: 17584

fall quiz

...very common and wild in the mediterranean, very rare in Malta...
by jackpot
Mon Oct 20, 2008 2:14 pm
Forum: Education and Quiz Mania
Topic: MWP Quiz 51 (More easy from JPs)
Replies: 22
Views: 36748

...very good quiz, MWP!
But my excuse: I had absolutely no help from others- where are il-Pine, robcar, greenhorn or RB??
HELLO FORUM MEMBERS: WAKE UP!
by jackpot
Mon Oct 20, 2008 2:10 pm
Forum: Education and Quiz Mania
Topic: MWP Quiz 51 (More easy from JPs)
Replies: 22
Views: 36748

C :roll: E :oops: R :x T 8) A :? I :shock: N :o L :( Y
:D
by jackpot
Sun Oct 19, 2008 10:37 am
Forum: Education and Quiz Mania
Topic: MWP Quiz 51 (More easy from JPs)
Replies: 22
Views: 36748

sorry, I give up and think you should break the secret, finally! :twisted:
by jackpot
Fri Oct 17, 2008 8:00 am
Forum: Education and Quiz Mania
Topic: MWP Quiz 51 (More easy from JPs)
Replies: 22
Views: 36748

but it is an Asparagales family as listed in Stevens?
by jackpot
Thu Oct 16, 2008 3:14 pm
Forum: Education and Quiz Mania
Topic: MWP Quiz 51 (More easy from JPs)
Replies: 22
Views: 36748

could be a damaged Juncus acutus (but is not!)-
it is not Urginea, but what about Amaryllidaceae or Alliaceae?
:D
by jackpot
Thu Oct 02, 2008 10:57 am
Forum: Ornamentals and cultivated plants in Malta
Topic: announcement for "Ornamental Plants of Malta"
Replies: 40
Views: 70854

:cry:
ok- I will be in Malta in the 1st week of December, and would sign your copy :-D
by jackpot
Thu Oct 02, 2008 10:05 am
Forum: Education and Quiz Mania
Topic: MWP Quiz 51 (More easy from JPs)
Replies: 22
Views: 36748

regarding: (More easy from JPs)- but it is a capsule of a monocot ??
by jackpot
Thu Oct 02, 2008 9:57 am
Forum: Education and Quiz Mania
Topic: fall quiz
Replies: 4
Views: 13141

ok, Daldinia concentrica is correct and it seems to be that I am sleepy- still missed that it is an old hat to this forum :oops:
by jackpot
Thu Sep 25, 2008 8:53 am
Forum: Ornamentals and cultivated plants in Malta
Topic: announcement for "Ornamental Plants of Malta"
Replies: 40
Views: 70854

Well, I have learned that a second book was bought by a Maltese, but the Maltese bookstore told me that it was neither Il-Pine nor RB... :( Btw: Congratulation Il-Pine (although I am somewhat disappointed to receive this nice information behind 3 coners). Anyway: :occasion5: and my best regards to :...
by jackpot
Thu Sep 25, 2008 8:32 am
Forum: Education and Quiz Mania
Topic: fall quiz
Replies: 4
Views: 13141

fall quiz

after a long time a fall quiz (just to learn who is still watching the forum) :wink:
The pic was made in July in Buskett
by jackpot
Mon Sep 08, 2008 8:28 am
Forum: Identification of Maltese Wild Plants
Topic: ID of a non spectacular grass
Replies: 11
Views: 19692

ok- if this is the same plant, it sho uld be a Bromus :)
by jackpot
Tue Sep 02, 2008 8:22 am
Forum: Identification of Maltese Wild Plants
Topic: ID of a non spectacular grass
Replies: 11
Views: 19692

could be Cynosurus echinatus?
by jackpot
Tue Sep 02, 2008 8:20 am
Forum: Identification of Maltese Wild Plants
Topic: Persicaria lanigera?
Replies: 20
Views: 21844

agree 100% RB (hope you bought it meanwhile- I NEED THE MONEY!!) :-D
by jackpot
Mon Sep 01, 2008 9:41 am
Forum: Identification of Maltese Wild Plants
Topic: Is it really Fumana hybrid
Replies: 5
Views: 8087

no, not German! :D
I found this term in the dictionary and it means "not to break a secret" :-D
by jackpot
Thu Aug 28, 2008 8:39 am
Forum: Identification of Maltese Wild Plants
Topic: Another tree for id please
Replies: 4
Views: 9000

due to strong shifted base of the blade: should be glabra!
by jackpot
Thu Aug 28, 2008 8:36 am
Forum: Identification of Maltese Wild Plants
Topic: Small plant
Replies: 10
Views: 12272

Congratulation!
by jackpot
Thu Aug 28, 2008 8:34 am
Forum: Identification of Maltese Wild Plants
Topic: Summer Plant
Replies: 6
Views: 9007

Exactly!
by jackpot
Thu Aug 28, 2008 8:33 am
Forum: Identification of Maltese Wild Plants
Topic: Is it really Fumana hybrid
Replies: 5
Views: 8087

we are still working on it... :) - but we met a young Maltese expert who let the cat out of the bag that he found a new species, but due to the name or location: Mum`s the word! :shock:
Looks like that we leave always an untrustworthy mark in Malta.
by jackpot
Thu Aug 28, 2008 8:21 am
Forum: Identification of Maltese Wild Plants
Topic: Galium troubles
Replies: 4
Views: 7110

yes, I supposed, due to the spines even on young leaves...
by jackpot
Thu Aug 28, 2008 8:18 am
Forum: Identification of Maltese Wild Plants
Topic: Persicaria lanigera?
Replies: 20
Views: 21844

you took the wrong road- we saw the lanigeras 4 weeks ago (but at first we also took the wrong road in the same direction. Take the road from the church (park)... :-D
by jackpot
Thu Aug 28, 2008 8:14 am
Forum: Identification of Maltese Wild Plants
Topic: Remains of an Asteracea
Replies: 4
Views: 7519

yes, one of both :D
by jackpot
Thu Aug 28, 2008 8:12 am
Forum: Identification of Maltese Wild Plants
Topic: Plantago lagopus XL or Plantago lanceolata
Replies: 2
Views: 5615

very difficult to answer without dried (from herbarium= "herbarised" in English?) specimen, would suppose Plantago lagopus XXL because the leaf surface looks crumpled. Btw- how are you?
by jackpot
Thu Aug 21, 2008 10:21 am
Forum: Ornamentals and cultivated plants in Malta
Topic: announcement for "Ornamental Plants of Malta"
Replies: 40
Views: 70854

happy

Thank you robcar, looks like that you are the 1st Maltese who bought the book in Malta! :)
by jackpot
Tue May 27, 2008 8:05 am
Forum: Ornamentals and cultivated plants in Malta
Topic: announcement for "Ornamental Plants of Malta"
Replies: 40
Views: 70854

price

Question: Has anyone bought the book in a Maltese bookstore and what was the price?
by jackpot
Tue May 27, 2008 7:59 am
Forum: Identification of Maltese Wild Plants
Topic: Eucalyptus
Replies: 4
Views: 7493

yes you can label this tree as Eucalyptus camaldulensis