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by Paul in Essex
Wed Nov 14, 2018 6:26 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Trichocereus landfillianus
Replies: 10
Views: 601

Re: Trichocereus landfillianus

If Shropshire was any closer to Southend I'd be on my way with £30 to collect that Aloe (dichotoma?) for my greenhouse, that's for sure.
by Paul in Essex
Thu Nov 08, 2018 4:05 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: A few epiphytes
Replies: 14
Views: 564

Re: A few epiphytes

I'd just like to join the gasps of admiration for the disocactus - what a beauty!
by Paul in Essex
Thu Nov 01, 2018 8:33 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Indoor thermometer?
Replies: 10
Views: 563

Re: Indoor thermometer?

The best I have used so far is one of these: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B003ARRMJ2/ref=asc_df_B003ARRMJ256588238/?tag=googshopuk-21&creative=22146&creativeASIN=B003ARRMJ2&linkCode=df0&hvadid=225363222612&hvpos=1o1&hvnetw=g&hvrand=849344122417261645&hvpone=&hvptwo=&hvqmt=&hvdev=c&hvdvcmdl=&hvlocint=...
by Paul in Essex
Mon Oct 29, 2018 2:48 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Succulent ID please
Replies: 12
Views: 714

Re: Succulent ID please

There is an Aloe erinacea hybrid doing the rounds - could be that, which would account for all the teeth?
by Paul in Essex
Sun Oct 28, 2018 4:48 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Succulent ID please
Replies: 12
Views: 714

Re: Succulent ID please

Having not attended it is difficult to say. Perhaps a picture might help? :grin:
by Paul in Essex
Thu Oct 25, 2018 10:21 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Succulent collection at Winterbourne (Birmingham)
Replies: 12
Views: 693

Re: Succulent collection at Winterbourne (Birmingham)

Can only echo the others. I had the privilege of visiting when giving a talk to the branch - the display house is absolutely pristine!
by Paul in Essex
Mon Oct 22, 2018 10:18 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Small Agaves
Replies: 15
Views: 848

Re: Small Agaves

A wonderful collection of beautifully grown plants - you should be proud. I've never seen an Agave ghiesbreghtii (note spelling!) with odd marginals plus teeth on the leaf undersides like that - most unusual, even taking into account what a variable species it is. You sometimes see that in some hybr...
by Paul in Essex
Tue Sep 18, 2018 6:55 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Aloe cameronii
Replies: 3
Views: 307

Re: Aloe cameronii

^^Wot she said^^ How fabulous.
by Paul in Essex
Sun Sep 16, 2018 8:39 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Adromiscus ID request
Replies: 6
Views: 590

Re: Adromiscus ID request

I do have A. cooperi outside, too - again, in a fairly sheltered rock crevice like this one - for some years. I shall look out for cristatus, so thank you for the suggestion! I like to experiment with all sorts of little succulents that can normally be bought cheaply. Have great success with Faucari...
by Paul in Essex
Sat Sep 15, 2018 8:42 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Adromiscus ID request
Replies: 6
Views: 590

Re: Adromiscus ID request

Thank you! :smile: