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by Cactusgirl
Thu Aug 09, 2018 5:58 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Sickly Lithops
Replies: 15
Views: 280

Re: Sickly Lithops

What types are winter active succulents please? I have Aloes, Gasterias, Haworthia, Echeveria, Titanopsis, Euphorbia and of course Lithops. Are any winter growers?
by Cactusgirl
Wed Aug 08, 2018 9:38 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Sickly Lithops
Replies: 15
Views: 280

Re: Sickly Lithops

Thank you for the advice and from now on the Lithops will be on a diet when it comes to watering! I will water the seedlings though as soon as totally dry which is more or less what I'm doing now. My partner has suggested leaving the shading up all year as the greenhouse is South facing (think it's ...
by Cactusgirl
Wed Aug 08, 2018 9:23 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Sickly Lithops
Replies: 15
Views: 280

Re: Sickly Lithops

Yes seems odd given the extreme temperatures but I guess they stop growing in the high 40's so then water becomes unnecessary and a danger? I will infuture become very conservative with the waterings. Should I be treating my 8 month old Lithops seedlings same as the adults and restricting their wate...
by Cactusgirl
Wed Aug 08, 2018 9:04 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Sickly Lithops
Replies: 15
Views: 280

Re: Sickly Lithops

No idea why the photo is upside down!
by Cactusgirl
Wed Aug 08, 2018 9:04 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Sickly Lithops
Replies: 15
Views: 280

Re: Sickly Lithops

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by Cactusgirl
Wed Aug 08, 2018 8:55 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Sickly Lithops
Replies: 15
Views: 280

Sickly Lithops

Two of my Lithops are drying up and disintegrating! Not sure why this is. The greenhouse does have shading and lots of ventilation including solar fans. I'm watering them about once every 8 - 10 days presently due to the intense heat. Anyone know what I'm doing wrong?
by Cactusgirl
Mon Aug 06, 2018 6:53 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: L. principis
Replies: 6
Views: 330

Re: L. principis

Beautiful! Hope mine flowers like that one day.
by Cactusgirl
Mon Aug 06, 2018 12:06 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: My Lithops seedlings
Replies: 4
Views: 175

Re: My Lithops seedlings

Forgot to say I planted them end of January
by Cactusgirl
Mon Aug 06, 2018 12:06 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: My Lithops seedlings
Replies: 4
Views: 175

Re: My Lithops seedlings

Thanks for that I will leave well alone then until next year. I guess them growing on top of one another is not a huge problem. My skills at sowing the seeds evenly need to improve I think....!
by Cactusgirl
Sun Aug 05, 2018 9:05 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: My Lithops seedlings
Replies: 4
Views: 175

My Lithops seedlings

I have these Lithops germinated from Society seeds. What stage do i transplant them?
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