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by GregoryBulmer
Tue Jan 15, 2019 2:57 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Cultivation snippets wanted for CactusWorld
Replies: 61
Views: 4833

Re: Cultivation snippets wanted for CactusWorld

To stop the tips of Leuchtenbergia principis dying off water it twice as often as the rest of your collection. They don't like being dry for long periods of time
by GregoryBulmer
Sat Dec 15, 2018 11:48 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hello from Rotherham / Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Replies: 13
Views: 3857

Re: Hello from Rotherham / Sheffield, South Yorkshire

Ah, Hi Cheryl, that now makes sense. Welcome again to the branch/society.
by GregoryBulmer
Wed Nov 21, 2018 10:15 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hello from Rotherham / Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Replies: 13
Views: 3857

Re: Hello from Rotherham / Sheffield, South Yorkshire

Hi Cheryl,

Didn't get chance to speak to you at the meeting. I'm from Anston near Worksop/Rotherham so it's nice to hear of someone else nearby. Welcome to the forum!

Greg
by GregoryBulmer
Tue Aug 28, 2018 11:44 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: pseudo/bombax ellipticum for Ernie
Replies: 1
Views: 462

Re: pseudo/bombax ellipticum for Ernie

What size pot is it in Tina? Looks huge.
by GregoryBulmer
Tue Aug 28, 2018 11:32 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Bought today
Replies: 4
Views: 646

Re: Bought today

Mammillaria polythele :smile:
by GregoryBulmer
Wed Jul 18, 2018 12:20 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Almost there...
Replies: 14
Views: 1324

Re: Almost there...

Mammillaria bertholdii...
by GregoryBulmer
Wed Apr 11, 2018 11:27 am
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: New Young Member
Replies: 4
Views: 1779

Re: New Young Member

Welcome to the forum Livi. 133 is a very substantial collection, feel free to ask any questions about your plants names or care on this forum.
by GregoryBulmer
Wed Apr 11, 2018 11:18 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Blossfeldia
Replies: 9
Views: 1389

Re: Blossfeldia

I've heard varying cases of limiting success, but it is possible. A popular method is sowing on sterilised soil in a sterilised, moist jam jar that then isn't opened until seedlings have growth to a substantial (whatever that means in terms of Blossfeldia!) size. The seed is also like dust, good luc...
by GregoryBulmer
Wed Sep 27, 2017 12:04 am
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: John (Duns) saying hello
Replies: 9
Views: 2350

Re: John (Duns) saying hello

Nothing to stop you going to both branches! :grin:
by GregoryBulmer
Mon Sep 18, 2017 2:50 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Amazing water free Succulent collection
Replies: 16
Views: 3021

Re: Amazing water free Succulent collection

Knowing me I'd still manage to rot them :lol: