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by Chris in Leeds
Mon Aug 20, 2018 8:09 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: A couple of Astros with different-coloured flowers
Replies: 4
Views: 167

Re: A couple of Astros with different-coloured flowers

Lovely flower colours Diane thanks for sharing
by Chris in Leeds
Fri Aug 17, 2018 6:55 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Nurseries still operating in the UK
Replies: 9
Views: 583

Re: Nurseries still operating in the UK

Yes that's what I thought and why I asked if anyone knew what happened to Dereks collection and Eau Brink as I have in the past gone to Southfields Eau Brink and plant lovers in a day
by Chris in Leeds
Thu Aug 16, 2018 8:52 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Nurseries still operating in the UK
Replies: 9
Views: 583

Re: Nurseries still operating in the UK

Thanks everyone for the info so far I go to oakdene regularly so was after some where a bit further Devon is a bit too far for me but thanks I did years ago while in the area pop into Kent cacti I which there was a few in the same area as there use to be in Lincolnshire/Kings Lynn that could look at...
by Chris in Leeds
Wed Aug 15, 2018 7:39 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Nurseries still operating in the UK
Replies: 9
Views: 583

Nurseries still operating in the UK

Hi everyone I was wondering what cactus nurseries are still operating in the Uk I think Abbey Brook and Southfields are and have never heared any news on what has or is happening to Eau Brink Does Kent and Connoisseurs still operate I am asking as I have some time off soon and might go to one or two...
by Chris in Leeds
Tue Aug 14, 2018 8:37 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Naming conventions when selling plants
Replies: 5
Views: 306

Re: Naming conventions when selling plants

I have a number of Echinopsis hybrids but I will not swap or sell offsets until the plant has flowered and is correct for the name on the label as there is some sellers on auction sites that sell anything and say it's a schick hybrid and then when it flowers it white
by Chris in Leeds
Wed Aug 08, 2018 6:24 pm
Forum: Small Opuntias (Tephrocactus Study Group)
Topic: Too hot for my pterocactus
Replies: 7
Views: 274

Re: Too hot for my pterocactus

Thanks for the replies I will wait and see what happens thanks everyone
by Chris in Leeds
Tue Aug 07, 2018 6:51 pm
Forum: Small Opuntias (Tephrocactus Study Group)
Topic: Too hot for my pterocactus
Replies: 7
Views: 274

Too hot for my pterocactus

Anyone know if they will recover I bought them at the TSG meeting this year
And as you can see even the labels have bent in the heat
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I had put them at the back of the greenhouse and forgot about them
by Chris in Leeds
Tue Jul 31, 2018 7:11 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: I am back
Replies: 2
Views: 182

Re: I am back

Welcome back Ernie looks like a nice variety of plant you have now
by Chris in Leeds
Wed Jul 11, 2018 9:51 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Potting seedlings
Replies: 2
Views: 262

Re: Potting seedlings

In one word NO leave them be
by Chris in Leeds
Tue Jul 10, 2018 8:46 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Pterocactus flower bud (???)
Replies: 9
Views: 586

Re: Pterocactus flower bud (???)

The WG refers to Renie geisler I believe and it is his personal collection reference number
GD could be Gérard Delanoy but not 100% as the number doesn't bring anything up