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by James Parton
Tue Mar 16, 2010 6:35 pm
Forum: Scientists, Artists, and Naturalists
Topic: Chief Dan George
Replies: 3
Views: 819

Re: Chief Dan George

Ed,

These were really interesting. I loved the poem. The prayer song reminds me of a performace I saw in Cherokee several years ago.

I am not sure what they mean on the last one. Chemtrails? They might mean " Contrails ".

JP
by James Parton
Tue Mar 16, 2010 6:04 pm
Forum: Videos, Movies, and Televison Featuring Forests and Trees
Topic: The Forest Moon of Endor
Replies: 3
Views: 1024

Re: The Forest Moon of Endor

ENTS,

I have not got this multiple attachment thing down yet so I have more pictures to add.

JP
by James Parton
Tue Mar 16, 2010 6:00 pm
Forum: Videos, Movies, and Televison Featuring Forests and Trees
Topic: The Forest Moon of Endor
Replies: 3
Views: 1024

The Forest Moon of Endor

ENTS, With all of the hullaballew surrounding Avatar and it's forest moon Pandora, if you think about it there is another. It is the Forest Moon of Endor seen in the Star Wars movies. Endor has a lot in common with Pandora. It is forested in most areas with an earthlike climate with an atmosphere ( ...
by James Parton
Tue Mar 16, 2010 3:18 pm
Forum: Art: Painting, Drawing, and Graphics
Topic: St. Francis of Assisi feeding the birds
Replies: 19
Views: 8217

Re: Italian Tree ID

Steve,

Now how did you get this short message through? It is under 50 characters.

I have never tried pine nuts. I think in the US they are usually harvested from Pinyon Pine?

JP
by James Parton
Tue Mar 16, 2010 2:40 pm
Forum: History and Historical Great Trees
Topic: Trees in Memoriam
Replies: 1
Views: 883

Re: Trees in Memoriam

Jenny,

I have some pictures of the Usis Hemlock if you need or want them. I visited the tree shortly before its death in the summer of 2007.

James
by James Parton
Tue Mar 16, 2010 2:28 pm
Forum: Arboriculture and Landscaping
Topic: Cemetery trees
Replies: 3
Views: 1275

Re: Cemetery trees

Steve, Yes, I have learned that cemeteries are often sites for good old trees. http://www.nativetreesociety.org/fieldtrips/north_carolina/veterans/veterans_cemetery.htm http://www.nativetreesociety.org/fieldtrips/north_carolina/calvary_church/calvary_episcopal_church.htm http://www.nativetreesociety...
by James Parton
Tue Mar 16, 2010 2:06 pm
Forum: Arboriculture and Landscaping
Topic: Natives in the landscape
Replies: 14
Views: 3998

Re: Natives in the landscape

Steve,

Redbud is common here in NC and I have seen the white cultivar too. Redbud is one of my dad's favorites following just behind Flame Azalea.

James
by James Parton
Tue Mar 16, 2010 1:58 pm
Forum: Art: Painting, Drawing, and Graphics
Topic: St. Francis of Assisi feeding the birds
Replies: 19
Views: 8217

Re: Italian Tree ID

Steve,

What is " Pignoli "? My guess is pine nuts.

James Parton
by James Parton
Tue Mar 16, 2010 11:33 am
Forum: Phildelphia and the Countryside
Topic: Scouting the Perkiomen Creek
Replies: 3
Views: 1429

Re: Scouting the Perkiomen Creek

George,

That is one big elm. I rarely ever see ones that big around here in the North Carolina Mountains. Also that Silver Maple has a nice tall straight form. Most of them around here are spreading bushy, often multi-trunked trees.

James
by James Parton
Tue Mar 16, 2010 11:22 am
Forum: Post Here First - Introduce Yourself
Topic: First new post - Carl Harting
Replies: 1
Views: 737

Re: First new post

Carl,

I am glad to see that you made it to the BBS. We await your posts.

James Parton

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