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by Tina
Sun Jun 23, 2019 12:24 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: puna clavaroides
Replies: 23
Views: 850

Re: puna clavaroides

Looking good and looks like lots of new growth going to happen
by Tina
Mon Jun 17, 2019 3:06 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Stapeliad thread
Replies: 65
Views: 3533

Re: Stapeliad thread

Mine does have smaller flowers, probably a mongrel :grin: .
by Tina
Fri Jun 14, 2019 1:58 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: is this cannibalism
Replies: 26
Views: 796

Re: is this cannibalism

All discussion is good (tu), chat away.
by Tina
Thu Jun 13, 2019 7:24 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Aloe cremnophila
Replies: 34
Views: 3363

Re: Aloe cremnophila

Mike & Aiko,
They are handsome plants but I don't think I want one anymore, its a shame they aren't brighter coloured as the shape of the leaf is really nice, isn't there any pretty hybrids with these as a base ?
by Tina
Thu Jun 13, 2019 2:37 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Astro needing CV name
Replies: 8
Views: 331

Re: Astro needing CV name

Sorry I Can't remember, I buy them for the pretty body, although now I have seen Diane's red flowered Astro I want one of those too.
I did lots of hybridising of Astro's last year but haven't bothered this year, astro kikko seedlings come up seriously chunky.
by Tina
Thu Jun 13, 2019 1:03 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Astro needing CV name
Replies: 8
Views: 331

Re: Astro needing CV name

yeah but no but.... Asto asteias is soo blahhh. Amazed I haven't killed it yet as the green form with bobbles I buy at ELK every year seems to be an annual.
Its stopped raining :ban: so we are off out byeee
by Tina
Thu Jun 13, 2019 12:05 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Astro needing CV name
Replies: 8
Views: 331

Re: Astro needing CV name

Thank you Jim,
I quite fancy this name as it sounds better, wonder if Bill would NAS me if I did
https://www.cactus-art.biz/schede/ASTRO ... ukuryu.htm
by Tina
Thu Jun 13, 2019 11:11 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Astro needing CV name
Replies: 8
Views: 331

Astro needing CV name

Hi All,
Trying to keep occupied whilst i'm house band 'cos of the rain'.
Anyone know what the fancy name for this is ??, astro with bobbles won't be good enough for the show judge
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by Tina
Thu Jun 13, 2019 8:14 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Greenhouse flowers
Replies: 38
Views: 1113

Re: Greenhouse flowers

Hi All, I don't grow these as they are only pretty when in flower but could you encourage offsets by actively damaging the growing point, the don't flower from the tip so it wouldn't affect flowers and you would get more offsets for swaps. A new tip I got recently was to use a heated needle to do th...
by Tina
Thu Jun 13, 2019 8:09 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: One for the Judges' Course?
Replies: 18
Views: 866

Re: One for the Judges' Course?

Be strong Tina.....
Thanks Mike, I'm sure I'll be fine in a few days, just a funny turn :rolf: