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by Jim_Mercer
Mon Sep 17, 2018 7:25 pm
Forum: Monthly Photo Competitions
Topic: September 2018 - Shades of pink
Replies: 13
Views: 598

Re: September 2018 - Shades of pink

A Hoya ? rescued from Tesco a few years ago, this year a bit of new growth came out from the bottom of the ring that it had been trained into. Recently I noticed a flower head developing on the new growth and tofay the flowers are open web-2922.jpg A bit difficult to photograph as the flower is unde...
by Jim_Mercer
Sat Sep 08, 2018 8:36 am
Forum: Aloes, Gasteria, Haworthia Etc (The Haworthia Society)
Topic: Is this an Haworthia?
Replies: 6
Views: 389

Re: Is this an Haworthia?

AnTTun wrote:
Fri Sep 07, 2018 7:19 pm
I'd say Tony is right. 99.9999999999% sure its a. aristata.

Just needs a slight name change to be 100% as it now has its own genus Aristaloe aristata
by Jim_Mercer
Tue Aug 28, 2018 8:33 am
Forum: Aloes, Gasteria, Haworthia Etc (The Haworthia Society)
Topic: new hybrid registration
Replies: 2
Views: 358

Re: new hybrid registration

I don't know of anything specific to Aloe or Gasteria but there is The International Code of Nomenclature for Cultivated Plants (ICNCP) https://www.ishs.org/sites/default/file ... rae_18.pdf
by Jim_Mercer
Thu Aug 16, 2018 4:59 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Nurseries still operating in the UK
Replies: 9
Views: 733

Re: Nurseries still operating in the UK

I believe Oak Dene have an open day on the 25th or 26th of this month (sorry I can't remember which) although there don't appear to be any up to date details on their website. Website seems to be 2013 but google found this http://leeds.carpediem.cd/events/7563053-oakdene-nursey-open-day-at-oak-dene...
by Jim_Mercer
Wed Aug 15, 2018 8:44 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Recycling plastic pots
Replies: 8
Views: 348

Re: Recycling plastic pots

Wisley is part of this scheme http://www.pottoproduct.co.uk/custom_map/index.html

Not many flags on the map and non near me.
by Jim_Mercer
Mon Aug 13, 2018 9:58 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Auction of mostly succulents
Replies: 9
Views: 1410

Re: Auction of mostly succulents

Hundreds of pictures last time I looked


Edit

Still there using different browser!
SmartSelect_20180813-231302_Chrome.jpg
by Jim_Mercer
Mon Aug 13, 2018 1:58 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: CITES and cactus seeds: question Solved
Replies: 33
Views: 1520

Re: CITES and cactus seeds: question Solved

I don't think there is a simple answer to the original question as there are at least three levels of rules and regulations. While CITES sets out what may be traded it is up to individual countries to enact appropriate laws, in the EU this is further complicated as there is an EU Commission Regulati...
by Jim_Mercer
Mon Aug 13, 2018 9:12 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Auction of mostly succulents
Replies: 9
Views: 1410

Re: Auction of mostly succulents

The list - Ian just added it to facebook
Auction_plant_list_22nd_September_2018.docx
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by Jim_Mercer
Sun Aug 12, 2018 9:53 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Software Update
Replies: 25
Views: 3420

Re: Software Update

Definitely a change in the way it handles existing pictures, just tried clicking on one of my old pictures and instead of opening a new page with the full size image I got the same small image in a slideshow type presentation of all the images in that post
forum pictures.JPG
by Jim_Mercer
Sat Aug 11, 2018 11:28 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: iPad pictures
Replies: 15
Views: 494

Re: iPad pictures

Eric Williams wrote:
Sat Aug 11, 2018 11:08 am
I wonder if pics were up loaded say to a gardening forum would we run into similar problems ? Cheers
Google finds lots of people having this problem so it definitely is not just this forum and it also is not just Apple products