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by RogerF
Wed May 22, 2019 10:30 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: One of my favourite growers
Replies: 8
Views: 789

Re: One of my favourite growers

Hi Eric, thanks for replying. Out of 90 views are we the only two with thanks and fond memories?
by RogerF
Tue May 21, 2019 7:22 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: One of my favourite growers
Replies: 8
Views: 789

One of my favourite growers

It's a long time since I've heard of Rene Geissler. I was fortunate to have been able to visit three times, ( the first being about 15 or so years ago) each time being welcomed, plied with kindness and advice despite being a newbie, and each time leaving with a boot-load of plants. A couple of years...
by RogerF
Tue May 21, 2019 7:05 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Succulents in decline?
Replies: 40
Views: 1298

Re: Succulents in decline?

I agree it's a worry, Herts Mike, "Other succulents" do seem to play second fiddle most of the time here.
It's gratifying that the monthly newsletters do give us a fair go but I suppose the answer is in our hands, - the more we post the better our representation will be.
by RogerF
Tue May 21, 2019 6:57 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: GH height
Replies: 10
Views: 706

Re: GH height

"Drop shape" I've no idea but does "Broken Roof shape refer to what we might call a Dutch greenhouse with sloping walls? I understand these offer better light transmission whilst slightly compromising internal space. AnTTun, I'm so envious of the space you have available, most of us can only dream o...
by RogerF
Sun May 19, 2019 3:32 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: login
Replies: 31
Views: 1788

Re: login

Same here except not only am I required to log-in to access the home page it wont recognise my log-in details. Nor could I post a reply here despite my name appearing as a user browsing this page. Only by clicking on the link "If you're having trouble login in......" am I able to post this. Teething...
by RogerF
Sun May 05, 2019 11:32 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Adding charcoal to mix
Replies: 25
Views: 762

Re: Adding charcoal to mix

Forget the last bit, I just clicked the link and read it .......good grief, who's got time for all that?!
It would be interesting (In a disbelieving way) to know the plants each mix was tailored for.
by RogerF
Sun May 05, 2019 11:25 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Adding charcoal to mix
Replies: 25
Views: 762

Re: Adding charcoal to mix

Please tell us more, Tony. Why (in)famous? And could you post a clearer pic>
by RogerF
Sat Jan 12, 2019 9:18 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Time for a name change?
Replies: 71
Views: 9067

Re: Time for a name change?

+1 for SucculentsWorld
by RogerF
Sat Jan 05, 2019 4:39 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: January eNews
Replies: 14
Views: 1373

Re: January eNews

Every issue comes to my inbox without any issues I'm pleased to say. For those experiencing problems, have you tried teaching your spam filter that the newsletter isn't spam?
Congrats to the production team for another excellent issue, very well done everyone.
by RogerF
Sat Sep 29, 2018 9:40 pm
Forum: News & Events
Topic: Mesem Study Group event
Replies: 5
Views: 2494

Mesem Study Group event

I've no idea why this event was not mentioned on here nor on the calendar of events but the biennial MSG show was held today at Banstead. There were loads of wonderful plants on display, the sales tables were well stocked and reasonably priced and lots of friendly and helpful people made this a thor...