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by rodsmith
Wed Jan 16, 2019 10:35 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Time for a name change?
Replies: 54
Views: 1424

Re: Time for a name change?

Succulent Times Quarterly :wink:
by rodsmith
Mon Jan 14, 2019 8:08 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: BCSS Members please read this.
Replies: 10
Views: 523

Re: BCSS Members please read this.

Hi Bill While you are in the process of doing housekeeping on the system, would it be possible to amend my username please, from rodsmith to Rod Smith? I would have done it myself but there doesn't seem to be a mechanism for members to amend their own username. However, if it will entail too much ha...
by rodsmith
Sun Jan 13, 2019 7:57 am
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hello from West London
Replies: 4
Views: 114

Re: Hello from West London

Welcome to the forum, Wayne. Looks like you've got an interesting collection in a sunny part of your garden.
by rodsmith
Mon Jan 07, 2019 8:17 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Any Aeonium buffs out there?
Replies: 18
Views: 555

Re: Any Aeonium buffs out there?

Thanks again for all the additional replies. There doesn't seem to be a consensus over growing/dormancy periods so I'll follow the motto "moderation in everything" and give them a bit of water in the winter and enough in summer to prevent total death. My A. simsii gets very little water from April t...
by rodsmith
Sun Jan 06, 2019 7:55 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Any Aeonium buffs out there?
Replies: 18
Views: 555

Re: Any Aeonium buffs out there?

Thanks to you all for your advice. It's looking like continue with the watering and move them into the conservatory (which drops to 3 deg C minimum).
by rodsmith
Sat Jan 05, 2019 3:17 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Any Aeonium buffs out there?
Replies: 18
Views: 555

Any Aeonium buffs out there?

I acquired these two small aeoniums recently. I already have a couple of aeoniums, including simsii which is a winter grower. I acquired these two in November and I recently noticed that the leaves on the plant in the lst photo had begun to shrivel so I gave it some water. I watered the other plant ...
by rodsmith
Fri Dec 28, 2018 3:31 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Two questions about a Mamm(?)
Replies: 3
Views: 292

Re: Two questions about a Mamm(?)

It is a mamillaria but I'm not sure which one. The plant should recover from its injury without any input from you. Just keep the plant unwatered until late March/early April and give normal treatment from then on. The injury will callous over and will eventually end up at or near soil level as the ...
by rodsmith
Thu Dec 20, 2018 10:24 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Christmas Conophytum
Replies: 8
Views: 530

Re: Christmas Conophytum

Terrific.
by rodsmith
Mon Dec 17, 2018 1:49 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Blossfeldia seedlings in habitat
Replies: 7
Views: 525

Re: Blossfeldia seedlings in habitat

Fascinating. Thanks for posting.