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by Werewolf
Thu Oct 11, 2018 1:08 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Two New Cacti To Identify.
Replies: 4
Views: 268

Re: Two New Cacti To Identify.

1. Thelocactus macdowellii
2. Thelocactus bicolor (probably ssp. bolaensis)
by Werewolf
Sat Sep 29, 2018 7:06 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: ID please
Replies: 4
Views: 221

Re: ID please

Ferocactus hamatacanthus ssp. sinuatus, which flowers at a smaller size than the type.
by Werewolf
Thu Sep 20, 2018 1:47 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Help with ID please
Replies: 6
Views: 451

Re: Help with ID please

1. Mammillaria petterssonii
2. Mammillaria prolifera?
3. Mammillaria albilanata
4. Mammillaria petterssonii
5. Mammillaria brandegeei?
by Werewolf
Thu Sep 13, 2018 11:19 pm
Forum: Small Opuntias (Tephrocactus Study Group)
Topic: TSG Small Opuntias talk at ELK
Replies: 6
Views: 1304

Re: TSG Small Opuntias talk at ELK

juster wrote:
Wed Sep 12, 2018 7:52 am
Thanks Mike for a well organised and detailed talk yesterday evening, with some marvellous photos of beautiful plants, so many in flower! Thoroughly recommended to other branches.
Yes, indeed. We had Mike's talk at Brighton and it was entertaining, informative and extremely well illustrated.
by Werewolf
Wed Jul 18, 2018 12:46 am
Forum: News & Events
Topic: Zone 12 Show
Replies: 1
Views: 603

Zone 12 Show

The Zone 12 Show takes place this Saturday 21st July at its regular location of South Downs Nurseries, Brighton Road (A273), Hassocks, West Sussex, BN6 9LY. The show will feature 41 classes of quality plants, plus there will be plant sales from David Neville, Stuart Riley, C&V Cacti and members. Vis...
by Werewolf
Mon May 21, 2018 7:37 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: ID please
Replies: 4
Views: 533

Re: ID please

Hi Sheila

Assuming the tube is fairly hairy, it's possibly a Lobivia cinnabarina form (there are many) or a hybrid thereof.

Graham.
by Werewolf
Tue May 08, 2018 11:52 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Some mysterious cacti with brown-ish flowers
Replies: 7
Views: 684

Re: Some mysterious cacti with brown-ish flowers

Escobaria robbinsorum has furrowed tubercles, even as a seedling. Iann's plant looks to me like Turbinicarpus beguinii but with an aberrant flower colour, perhaps hybridised with T. beguinii hintoniorum or T. zaragozae, sometimes also considered a subspecies of T. beguinii.
by Werewolf
Sat Apr 21, 2018 3:20 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: M23 Road Closure
Replies: 0
Views: 457

M23 Road Closure

If you're coming to the Zone 12 Convention tomorrow, please be aware that the M23 is closed Northbound between Crawley and Gatwick all weekend, which will have the effect of diverting heavy traffic onto the surrounding roads, including through Crawley. It might be wise to leave plenty of time for yo...
by Werewolf
Tue Apr 17, 2018 5:42 pm
Forum: News & Events
Topic: Zone 12 Convention Sold Out
Replies: 2
Views: 1041

Re: Zone 12 Convention Sold Out

I'm very sorry but just a reminder that the Convention is completely sold out and unfortunately there can be absolutely no new admissions on the door.

Apologies and thanks for all the support.

Graham Evans
Zone 12 Rep.
by Werewolf
Wed Apr 04, 2018 4:13 pm
Forum: News & Events
Topic: Zone 12 Convention 2019
Replies: 0
Views: 844

Zone 12 Convention 2019

The regular date for the Zone 12 Convention will be Easter Sunday next year. So, the 2019 event will take place on Sunday 12th May at the usual venue in Crawley. The hall is booked and the speakers have been invited!

Graham Evans
Zone 12 Rep.