Latest Shouts In The Shoutbox -- View The Shoutbox · Rules Collapse  


 
Add Reply
New Topic
New Poll

 Another "What is It?"
Charles
 Posted: Oct 8 2017, 08:55 AM
Quote


Rana Capillum


Group: Featured Blogers
Posts: 8313
Member No.: 17
Joined: 17-January 12

Status: Offline
Rep: 141 pts






user posted image

Back to my old faithful stand-by ... a "What is It?"

user posted image

--------------------
"Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind." — Dr. Seuss

"The only person you should try to be better than is the person you were yesterday." — Anonymous
PMEmail
^
Charles
 Posted: Oct 15 2017, 08:56 AM
Quote


Rana Capillum


Group: Featured Blogers
Posts: 8313
Member No.: 17
Joined: 17-January 12

Status: Offline
Rep: 141 pts






The photo is of the seed cone of a zamia palm. As the zamia is a member of the cyad family, I paid a point for cyad.
The zamia grows naturally in WA but not in other states, therefore it would have been difficult for our Eastern States participants to recognise it.
Flin identified it as a cycad and, when asked for further information, gave me sago palm which is very similar indeed to a zamia. I therefore gave him the extra point.
Alicia, being a resident of WA, scored 2 points having given both cycad and zamia.

--------------------
"Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind." — Dr. Seuss

"The only person you should try to be better than is the person you were yesterday." — Anonymous
PMEmail
^
0 User(s) are reading this topic (0 Guests and 0 Anonymous Users)
0 Members:
Share this topic:
« Next Oldest | "Burning Questions" | Next Newest »

Topic Options
Add Reply
New Topic
New Poll