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by Cidermanrolls
Fri Aug 02, 2019 12:37 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Mammillaria sickness
Replies: 8
Views: 513

Re: Mammillaria sickness

Sick and healthy, side by side
by Cidermanrolls
Fri Aug 02, 2019 12:32 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Mammillaria sickness
Replies: 8
Views: 513

Re: Mammillaria sickness

Two of the plants
by Cidermanrolls
Fri Aug 02, 2019 12:28 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Mammillaria sickness
Replies: 8
Views: 513

Mammillaria sickness

Does anyone know of a sickness that is infectious within a Mammillaria collection? The collection photo shows my Mammillaria bench and the gaps show quite how many plants I’ve lost this summer. Losses are focusssed on this bench. There have been many fewer elsewhere in my three greenhouses. Losses a...
by Cidermanrolls
Fri Jul 19, 2019 6:38 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Rooting Yavia ex graft
Replies: 12
Views: 1184

Re: Rooting Yavia ex graft

Similar to Ralph except I keep a half seed tray for cuttings of many types and they are placed loosely on to the very open compost until they root or shrivel. Most root. Once roots are clearly visible they are moved on to pots. I find the seed tray dries quickly and I can mist cuttings from above wi...
by Cidermanrolls
Fri Jul 19, 2019 5:10 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Rooting Yavia ex graft
Replies: 12
Views: 1184

Re: Rooting Yavia ex graft

Well, my first degraft attempt appears to be rooting down after about 3 weeks.
Equally exciting is that the base is sending out pups. Tiny as yet, but I will hopefully have several pups to root next year.
by Cidermanrolls
Wed Jul 17, 2019 9:27 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Mammillaria guelzowiana
Replies: 11
Views: 673

Re: Mammillaria guelzowiana

Awesome
by Cidermanrolls
Fri Jul 12, 2019 10:04 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Who needs sun ...
Replies: 5
Views: 474

Re: Who needs sun ...

One of my favourites.
I lost my mature plant and am currently nurturing two year old seedlings...
Lovely
by Cidermanrolls
Fri Jul 12, 2019 10:02 pm
Forum: Small Opuntias (Tephrocactus Study Group)
Topic: Pterocactus nequensis
Replies: 12
Views: 5127

Re: Pterocactus nequensis

Just bought one of these from an eBay seller in Poland. Grafted, but I will try to root cuttings.
He has one more available if you are quick....
by Cidermanrolls
Thu Jul 11, 2019 11:14 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Help with ID please
Replies: 3
Views: 358

Re: Help with ID please

An over fed sulcorebutia?
by Cidermanrolls
Sat Jun 29, 2019 9:40 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Brown spot
Replies: 2
Views: 564

Re: Brown spot

Fly poo?