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by eduart
Sun Jan 06, 2019 12:49 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: New free online journal.
Replies: 180
Views: 44548

Re: New free online journal.

We thank you for your appreciation!
by eduart
Mon Dec 31, 2018 8:26 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: New free online journal.
Replies: 180
Views: 44548

Re: New free online journal.

Our new issue Xerophilia no. 24 (Vol. 7, No. 1 – December 2018) will be online in short time and ready for you to download from http://www.xerophilia.ro ! From the Summary: In memoriam for a great man: John Jacob Lavranos is gone - Roy Mottram Will wild Mexican cacti survive to 2100? - Milan Zachar ...
by eduart
Tue Jul 17, 2018 10:20 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Beacarnia recurvata
Replies: 12
Views: 2209

Re: Beacarnia recurvata

eduart wrote:Hi,


I took a smaller one, it was a small seedling in 2003, now has a 45-50 cm wide caudex.

I was exaggerating a bit... I have measured it yesterday - the caudex is only 41 cm in diameter. This picture was taken in December 2017.

Cheers,
by eduart
Thu Jun 21, 2018 2:01 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Beacarnia recurvata
Replies: 12
Views: 2209

Re: Beacarnia recurvata

Hi, Very nice Beaucarnea... and obviously well grown. It has the size now to pot it in a much larger pot... maybe the twice the size of the caudex on each side. It obviously loves growing on rocks, so at the base you can have a lot of stone rubble, even in bigger sizes, and finer organic components ...
by eduart
Thu May 24, 2018 9:42 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Plant ID please Solved
Replies: 8
Views: 893

Re: Plant ID please Solved

Cleistocactus strausii
by eduart
Thu May 24, 2018 9:39 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Succulent ID please??
Replies: 11
Views: 1352

Re: Succulent ID please??

Crassula ovata is quite variable... there are also forms with smaller leaves, Crassula ovata 'Crosby's Compact' is just one of them.
by eduart
Mon Feb 12, 2018 7:26 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Aeonium 2
Replies: 5
Views: 850

Re: Aeonium 2

This could be Aeonium arboreum 'Luteovariegatum'.
by eduart
Fri Feb 02, 2018 10:35 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: New free online journal.
Replies: 180
Views: 44548

Re: New free online journal.

Hi All, Our new issue Xerophilia no. 23 (Vol. 6, No. 4 – February 2018) will be online in short time and ready for you to download from http://www.xerophilia.ro ! From the Summary: Fernando Augusto Olvera Galarza & Pedro Nájera Quezada - Peyote: Worship and Constraint Carlo Zanovello - Enemy plants ...
by eduart
Thu Feb 01, 2018 6:48 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: New free online journal.
Replies: 180
Views: 44548

Re: New free online journal.

Xerophilia 23 will be online in few days:
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by eduart
Fri Dec 29, 2017 11:40 pm
Forum: News & Events
Topic: Philip Downs
Replies: 2
Views: 1983

Re: Philip Downs

This is very sad. After coming to New Zealand Philip served as Vice President and President of CSSNZ, and between 2003 and 2008 President of the Auckland branch. Here two photos taken three years ago, at a talk at the Auckland Branch meeting. In the picture on the screen, taken in the early sixties,...