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by Aiko
Wed Nov 21, 2018 8:45 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: a few agaves
Replies: 3
Views: 110

Re: a few agaves

Mind your step in there...!

"Man found impaled on prickly plant", says the headline on the front page of the local news paper.
by Aiko
Sun Nov 18, 2018 10:13 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: First timer Mammillaria hernandezii buds showing
Replies: 14
Views: 855

Re: First timer Mammillaria hernandezii buds showing

They didn't open fully for me today, and we (also) had a day with sunshine throughout the day. So maybe you have not missed much too.
by Aiko
Sun Nov 18, 2018 1:03 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: First timer Mammillaria hernandezii buds showing
Replies: 14
Views: 855

Re: First timer Mammillaria hernandezii buds showing

Mine is also flowering, as it tried for the past few weeks.
Enough sun this autumn, it seems.
by Aiko
Fri Nov 16, 2018 9:51 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: New additions to my family
Replies: 4
Views: 318

Re: New additions to my family

juster wrote:
Fri Nov 16, 2018 9:26 am
A nice collection of plants Mike, the rapid increase in the number of plants is a well known effect of being 'hooked'! Enjoy!
Yes. No chance of escaping it now!
by Aiko
Thu Nov 15, 2018 5:33 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Recommendation wanted for an Inkbird or Biogreen thermostat
Replies: 15
Views: 502

Re: Recommendation wanted for an Inkbird or Biogreen thermostat

You mean 308T?
Looks like that one can control things based on humidity too: "Supporting Temperature and humidity calibration". Almost twice the price, though.
by Aiko
Thu Nov 15, 2018 12:10 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: My first Ariocarpus flower.
Replies: 4
Views: 210

Re: My first Ariocarpus flower.

I hardly see the Ariocarpus.
Is it an A. agavoides?
by Aiko
Wed Nov 14, 2018 10:25 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Recommendation wanted for an Inkbird or Biogreen thermostat
Replies: 15
Views: 502

Re: Recommendation wanted for an Inkbird or Biogreen thermostat

Thanks for all advices. I made a decision yesterday. The ITC-308 should already be on my way. Hopefully well in time before the night frosts will be more structural.
by Aiko
Mon Nov 12, 2018 2:15 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Recommendation wanted for an Inkbird or Biogreen thermostat
Replies: 15
Views: 502

Re: Recommendation wanted for an Inkbird or Biogreen thermostat

I don't need a cooler. I always have my windows and the main door open in summer. But I don't mind it begin 50C in the greenhouse on an occasional day. I don't think a fan will help much getting that down a lot. But the 306 can also be used to time things, which I assume is optional and not a mandat...
by Aiko
Sun Nov 11, 2018 9:40 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Recommendation wanted for an Inkbird or Biogreen thermostat
Replies: 15
Views: 502

Re: Recommendation wanted for an Inkbird or Biogreen thermostat

Thanks for the information. So it looks like the Inkbird is the best choice. Indeed I had my eyes out on the Inkbird ITC-308, but there is an ITC-306T too. The main difference looks to be that the first has a socket for a heater and a cooler, and the second has two sockets for only a heater. But wil...