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by jhb
Wed Feb 13, 2019 9:29 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Own soil mix for Cacti and Succulents
Replies: 13
Views: 471

Re: Own soil mix for Cacti and Succulents

Just a thought but for those that liked the Tesco cat litter I found my local branch had 4 bags of it yesterday. I quite like this in my mix so I bought all 4.
by jhb
Thu Jan 24, 2019 7:34 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: First time lithops grower question
Replies: 4
Views: 490

Re: First time lithops grower question

Your plant will be fine. When the new bodies come through your white mark will vanish when the old body dries up. I would suggest your plant needs more light.
by jhb
Wed Jan 16, 2019 11:53 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Time for a name change?
Replies: 71
Views: 5207

Re: Time for a name change?

Personally I`m happy with Cactus World.
by jhb
Sat Jan 05, 2019 5:29 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Another hello from Devon
Replies: 5
Views: 1088

Re: Another hello from Devon

Some lovely Adeniums there Dave. I have a few but nowhere near as many as you. I also have a few Pachypodiums, could be an addiction in the making. Conolady has advised me on who you are. Good to see you both on the forum. J
by jhb
Fri Jan 04, 2019 11:40 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Hooray and thanks!
Replies: 33
Views: 2611

Re: Hooray and thanks!

My BCSS seed order arrived this morning. I was lucky enough to get all that I wanted-Lithops & Cono`s. Many thanks to those that deal with the orders, its very much appreciated. Roll on some warmer weather so I can start them off.
by jhb
Tue Jan 01, 2019 8:55 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: subscription
Replies: 4
Views: 519

Re: subscription

Paperwork found, all paid for plus MSG Bulletin.
by jhb
Tue Jan 01, 2019 6:28 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: subscription
Replies: 4
Views: 519

Re: subscription

Thanks guys
by jhb
Tue Jan 01, 2019 9:51 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Coleocephalocereus & seed list
Replies: 37
Views: 2793

Re: Coleocephalocereus & seed list

Stuart.
I might be wrong but i was under the impression that there would be no MSG list this time around as Terry & Jen had given up counting seeds. Is that still the case ?
by jhb
Tue Jan 01, 2019 9:46 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: subscription
Replies: 4
Views: 519

subscription

Morning all & a happy new year.
I`m not sure if I`ve mislaid the new subscription form or if i just did not get it with the Dec journal, Did anyone get it or has it just not come out yet.
by jhb
Tue Nov 13, 2018 9:06 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Pesticide for killing thrips
Replies: 33
Views: 4074

Re: Pesticide for killing thrips

I`ve just been reading the Sept edition of the Essex Succulent Review. There`s an article on this very subject. It is suggested that dropping 2 or 3 cigarettes in half a bottle of meths & leaving for a couple of days & then using it might be an option. Has anyone tried this ? I`m fairly sure that so...