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by Eric Williams
Fri Apr 26, 2019 12:07 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Reb.heliosa
Replies: 7
Views: 295

Re: Reb.heliosa

Hi Ray, yes the pictures are really first class, it's a pity the info is sometime suspect. That's why as I mentioned in my previous post that this forum is a god send. Cheers
by Eric Williams
Thu Apr 25, 2019 12:10 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Reb.heliosa
Replies: 7
Views: 295

Re: Reb.heliosa

Hi Ralph, I agree. This is what I like about this forum, we are talking about growers with great experience that can help people like me to grow better plants. This is what I read re. tap roots on this plant. Either they are wrong or I have the plant wrongly named lol. Cheers
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by Eric Williams
Tue Apr 23, 2019 4:51 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Yavia cryptocarpa
Replies: 1
Views: 141

Yavia cryptocarpa

Hi all! I have had this plant many years, and flowered regularly. It then decided to go cristate a few years ago and I have never had a flower since. Is there a chance it may flower in the future ? Because I don,t like cristate
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or crested plants. Cheers
by Eric Williams
Mon Apr 22, 2019 11:51 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Adenium obesum advice
Replies: 5
Views: 284

Re: Adenium obesum advice

Hi Dazzy, if you grow this plant indoors you can grow it as a house plant, and it will retain its leaves. If grown in a green house as I do, I give it cactus treatment. That is refrain from watering about Oct. The plant then will go dormant and its leaves will go yellow and drop off. I do not water ...
by Eric Williams
Mon Apr 22, 2019 12:10 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Reb.heliosa
Replies: 7
Views: 295

Re: Reb.heliosa

Thanks Juster, that was last year,s picture, I think I might beat the flower count this year looking at the number of buds lol. Cheers
by Eric Williams
Sun Apr 21, 2019 8:39 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Reb.heliosa
Replies: 7
Views: 295

Reb.heliosa

Hi all,I grew this plant from Stephen Brack seed years ago. Some time ago it lost its roots and I re rooted it in a plastic bowl and it flowers well in Tesco finest as seen in picture. So today as it is full of buds again I repotted it into a bigger and more traditional bowl and am well pleased. I t...
by Eric Williams
Sun Apr 21, 2019 4:43 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: All systems go!
Replies: 13
Views: 603

Re: All systems go!

Hi Diane, wonderful plants, and the pics. show them to perfection. I love the black background, always failed in that respect. Cheers
by Eric Williams
Sun Apr 21, 2019 10:58 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: ID please
Replies: 7
Views: 421

Re: ID please

Here you go Chris, not the best of shots taken with my iPad. Cheers
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by Eric Williams
Sat Apr 20, 2019 7:47 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: ID please
Replies: 7
Views: 421

Re: ID please

Hi Chris, yes I will do that tomorrow in the sun light. I have an update, I did find a faded label in the compost lol, I think it may be "applanata" but that's a guess as the writing is very faint. Cheers. ps I googled applanata , it meant flattened, my plant is no way flattened.
by Eric Williams
Sat Apr 20, 2019 5:25 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Today,s flower
Replies: 1
Views: 91

Today,s flower

I love this plant, and flower colour. Cheers. No need for a name, we all have it lol
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