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by KeithG
Sat Jul 14, 2018 10:42 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Manfreda elongata
Replies: 6
Views: 260

Re: Manfreda elongata

Looking better by the day............
ImageManfreda elongata by longk48, on Flickr

ImageManfreda elongata by longk48, on Flickr
by KeithG
Thu Jul 12, 2018 1:40 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Manfreda elongata
Replies: 6
Views: 260

Re: Manfreda elongata

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by KeithG
Thu Jul 12, 2018 1:32 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Manfreda elongata
Replies: 6
Views: 260

Re: Manfreda elongata

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by KeithG
Wed Jul 11, 2018 8:05 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Manfreda elongata
Replies: 6
Views: 260

Manfreda elongata

I believe that Manfreda elongata is classified as a succulent but if it isn't then I'll trust admin to move it to the appropriate forum. Anyway, my Manfreda elongata seems to appreciate a cold winter and this year is no exception............ https://farm2.staticflickr.com/1828/41537884650_295366aa9c...
by KeithG
Wed Jul 11, 2018 8:01 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Orostachys iwarenge
Replies: 7
Views: 435

Re: Orostachys iwarenge

Thanks for the replies.
Ralph - is that what your greenhouse sits at or do you have a choice of greenhouses and put it into the warmer one?
by KeithG
Sun Jul 08, 2018 8:03 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Orostachys iwarenge
Replies: 7
Views: 435

Re: Orostachys iwarenge

Thanks Ralph (tu)
What sort of temps should I be looking to?
by KeithG
Tue Jul 03, 2018 5:40 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: A new pest in our greenhouses
Replies: 3
Views: 330

Re: A new pest in our greenhouses

This has been the worst year that I've had for Tortrix moth caterpillars. As I grow a lot of Salvia this is especially bad news as they love the tender tips where the inflorescence starts to form. I allowed a load of Nasturtium to self seed by the greenhouse door as they're a favourite of the cabbag...
by KeithG
Thu Jun 28, 2018 8:07 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Albuca spiralis
Replies: 6
Views: 411

Re: Albuca spiralis

Has anyone ever managed to collect seed from their plant? I have read that Albuca spiralis is self-fertile, but I tried to pollinate the flowers last year and had no luck. But then if the Dutch grow plants aren't a true A. spiralis who knows if it's self-fertile I guess. My plant produced seed in 2...
by KeithG
Sun Jun 24, 2018 8:13 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: I need an please
Replies: 10
Views: 831

Re: I need an please

It's in bloom now........... https://farm2.staticflickr.com/1784/42983940561_5be7626cc1_b.jpg Parodia mamulosa by longk48 , on Flickr It continues to grow like beejayzus too............ https://farm2.staticflickr.com/1761/42265658294_174246ec04_b.jpg Parodia mamulosa by longk48 , on Flickr
by KeithG
Sun Jun 24, 2018 7:28 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Orostachys iwarenge
Replies: 7
Views: 435

Orostachys iwarenge

A couple of months ago I bought myself an Orostachys iwarenge. It's proving to be a rampant grower and I really like it........... https://farm1.staticflickr.com/900/42265532044_bcf3415d45_k.jpg Orostachys iwarenge by longk48 , on Flickr https://farm2.staticflickr.com/1778/42265525824_d74b68d8b6_z.j...

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