#1: Cryptocarya alba Author: spiniflores, Posted: Thu May 31, 2007 9:28 pm ---- "alba" because the "reverse" of the leaf is whiter...
native tree from Chile, called PEUMO.
growing in Florencia's house.
need to macerate
Alba and giant mosquito
greetings from Chile
Flo y Juan
#2: Re: Cryptocarya alba Author: Isomorphix, Location: Vancouver, Canada (zone 8b)Posted: Fri Jun 01, 2007 10:56 pm ---- That's not really one of your mosquitoes, is it? It looks more like a crane fly (Tipulidae) to me or were you just kidding us?
#3: Re: Cryptocarya alba Author: spiniflores, Posted: Sun Jun 03, 2007 10:09 am ---- Hello
I dont know the name of this mosquito, but it do not "bite" humans... jaja!
we dont have too much mosquitos here in Chile.
and Florencia have the Peumo (C. alba) growing beside the pond, so that place have different kind of mosquitos..