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by Chez2
Fri Feb 15, 2019 7:46 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Tesco Cat Litter
Replies: 19
Views: 1635

Re: Tesco Cat Litter

Thanks Jim. I saw a decent sized bag of the round clay moler granules in Homebase today. I think it was £8. What is the going rate for the round granules?
by Chez2
Fri Feb 15, 2019 10:21 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Tesco Cat Litter
Replies: 19
Views: 1635

Re: Tesco Cat Litter

Suzanne Mace put me on to Euro car parts All Purpose Absorbent Granules as a replacement for Tesco cat litter. Looks exactly the same to me - £6.99 for 20 ltrs .About the same per ltr as cat litter. Great for seed raising. I put a post on the Facebook group a few months ago suggesting people look a...
by Chez2
Sun Feb 10, 2019 9:58 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Echeveria Agavoides..the real deal or marketing gimmick?
Replies: 16
Views: 765

Re: Echeveria Agavoides..the real deal or marketing gimmick?

Surreal succulents seem to have some nice plants. They don't have the one with the name you are looking for but they do create hybrids. Might be worth a look.
by Chez2
Sat Feb 09, 2019 10:48 am
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hello from Rotherham / Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Replies: 13
Views: 3925

Re: Hello from Rotherham / Sheffield, South Yorkshire

Thanks for the intro everyone. Mike, did we meet on Friday? I sat at the back with my husband, next to Peter and Michelle. So we did see each other then. I was somewhat preoccupied with carrying loads of plants up at the start of the meeting, and setting up the screen for Ray's projector. I don't t...
by Chez2
Sat Feb 09, 2019 10:46 am
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hello from El Casar. Spain
Replies: 4
Views: 597

Re: Hello from El Casar. Spain

Hello.
by Chez2
Sat Feb 09, 2019 10:44 am
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hello from Norfolk
Replies: 4
Views: 486

Re: Hello from Norfolk

Hello. We joined as members in October. We were succulent growers but are now accumulating cacti too. Hope to chat to you again soon.
by Chez2
Sun Feb 03, 2019 7:55 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: February eNews
Replies: 32
Views: 1310

Re: February eNews

Thanks everyone. I don't think its an issue for anyone to check their spam folder. I would suggest checking it daily. I check mine several times per day to make sure something doesn't slip by. I think I'm subscribed now.
by Chez2
Sun Feb 03, 2019 1:50 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: February eNews
Replies: 32
Views: 1310

Re: February eNews

I haven't received anything. I've just checked my in box, deleted and junk / spam and its not in there. I joined as a member in October. You need to subscribe to the newsletter - link should take you to page where you can enter your email address and also see previous issues http://www.society.bcss...
by Chez2
Sat Feb 02, 2019 2:48 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: February eNews
Replies: 32
Views: 1310

Re: February eNews

I haven't received anything. I've just checked my in box, deleted and junk / spam and its not in there. I joined as a member in October.
by Chez2
Fri Jan 25, 2019 10:34 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Top dressing for succulents
Replies: 51
Views: 3893

Re: Top dressing for succulents

I have been reading this thread with interest. Do you think the slimy white stuff on the surface of the growing medium that el48tel mentions could be mould? If potted plant soil is over watered it can get a covering of saprophytic fungus.