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by purzo
Thu May 10, 2018 9:54 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: North West Cactus Mart
Replies: 7
Views: 392

Re: North West Cactus Mart

Once again an excellent NW Mart and thoroughly enjoyable day out. I thought the change of layout worked very well. With my greenhouses almost full to bursting I managed to keep my buying urges under control and limited myself to purchases of Gymnocalyciums and Haworthias only. Got some great ones to...
by purzo
Tue May 08, 2018 9:42 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Cultivating cacti & succulents when you have disabilities Solved
Replies: 4
Views: 211

Re: Cultivating cacti & succulents when you have disabilities Solved

Thanks for posting this James, it is a very informative record of your experience which I find useful.
by purzo
Fri Apr 13, 2018 1:24 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Keeping Record
Replies: 14
Views: 624

Re: Keeping Record

I use Google sheets for records of my plants. I record names, when purchased, price, seller, watering regime, fertilizer requirements, compost, synonyms, origin and habitat info and whatever else comes to mind. It has similar functionality to Excel but as I have an Android phone linked to my Google ...
by purzo
Sat Apr 07, 2018 11:15 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Haworthia Society Seed List
Replies: 8
Views: 442

Haworthia Society Seed List

I just received my seeds ordered from the Haworthia Society Spring Seed List with just a few substitutes for sold out species. Many thanks to Les and Tony for processing the order so quickly and special thanks to the seed donors for their generosity.

So now I'm off to do some sowing :smile:
by purzo
Fri Mar 23, 2018 10:03 pm
Forum: Monthly Photo Competitions
Topic: March 2018. Haworthias in collection or habitat
Replies: 17
Views: 1395

Re: March 2018. Haworthias in collection or habitat

BryanW wrote:For origin see page 7 http://www.haworthia.org/wordpress/the-plants/joyce-cocozza-database/ Catalogue # CC 0102
I have one and it was labelled H. mucronata v. polyphylla ISI 1400


Thanks Bryan, that seems to shed some light.
by purzo
Mon Mar 19, 2018 9:23 pm
Forum: Monthly Photo Competitions
Topic: March 2018. Haworthias in collection or habitat
Replies: 17
Views: 1395

Re: March 2018. Haworthias in collection or habitat

I've nothing which could match Suculentia's impressive plants but nevertheless here's one of mine. It's labelled as H. mucronata v polyphylla, as it was when I bought it, but I couldn't find much information online about this so if there is a more correct name please let me know.... Hmucronatapolyph...
by purzo
Thu Feb 22, 2018 9:08 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Aloe richaudii flowering
Replies: 10
Views: 659

Re: Aloe richaudii flowering

That's very nice Richaud, thanks for sharing.
by purzo
Wed Feb 21, 2018 9:55 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: The Weather Forecast
Replies: 5
Views: 407

Re: The Weather Forecast

Likewise, no watering of cacti here in Derbyshire yet. I try to hold off until early April.
by purzo
Sat Feb 10, 2018 4:34 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: all my own work this time.
Replies: 5
Views: 370

Re: all my own work this time.

wonderful, thanks for sharing this photo. (tu)
by purzo
Fri Feb 09, 2018 7:28 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Haworthiopsis pubilication
Replies: 24
Views: 2221

Re: Haworthiopsis pubilication

Mine's here also Bill, what I've read so far is very interesting and well worth the wait, thanks very much for all the trouble you went to.

Regards
Gary

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