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by juster
Sun Jul 21, 2019 1:53 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Big-flowered Copiapoa
Replies: 7
Views: 402

Re: Big-flowered Copiapoa

Goodness that's an amazing plant DW, I've had one of these for years and it's still a single head. Obviously I'm doing something wrong, or you have better conditions there. Whatever the reason, it's great to see.
by juster
Sun Jul 21, 2019 1:48 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Greetings from the Staffordshire Moorlands
Replies: 3
Views: 59

Re: Greetings from the Staffordshire Moorlands

Welcome to the BCSS and to the Forum David. It sounds as though you are building up your collection, most of us know about adding extra shelving! Enjoy your plants.
by juster
Sat Jul 20, 2019 9:08 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: A few from today
Replies: 2
Views: 194

A few from today

The sun encouraged some nice flowers today
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Neoporteria esmeraldana
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Mammillaria boolii
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Wigginsia sellowii
by juster
Fri Jul 19, 2019 5:44 pm
Forum: Small Opuntias (Tephrocactus Study Group)
Topic: T geometricus
Replies: 18
Views: 243

Re: T geometricus

Stuart that's an amazing plant!
by juster
Fri Jul 19, 2019 5:42 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Echinocereus rigidissimus ssp. rubispinus L88
Replies: 33
Views: 1948

Re: Echinocereus rigidissimus ssp. rubispinus L88

That's really beautiful Ray, thanks!
by juster
Wed Jul 17, 2019 10:12 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Mammillaria guelzowiana
Replies: 11
Views: 289

Re: Mammillaria guelzowiana

A stunning spectacle Diane, how old is the plant? I find this a tricky species, I've never got it above one head!
by juster
Mon Jul 15, 2019 8:16 pm
Forum: Monthly Photo Competitions
Topic: July 2019 - The story behind the photo
Replies: 8
Views: 1051

Re: July 2019 - The story behind the photo

Well Rod, it seems you have set a bit of a challenge, so here's the photo IMG_0818.JPG This is a cutting from one of my first ever plants, given to me by my Dad in 1965 - I was still at school. He bought 3 plants from a florist in Penzance, near where we lived. He also found a book, The Flowering of...
by juster
Mon Jul 15, 2019 8:03 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: NATIONAL 2020
Replies: 25
Views: 4207

Re: NATIONAL 2020

I'm not sure how many Nationals I have attended, first one was in 1983, but the interest and excitement never fades, I'm looking forward to next year's already! Basically you can expect many classes of superbly grown mature plants, you will be amazed and envious all at once. Then there will be many ...
by juster
Sat Jul 13, 2019 10:10 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Various Gymnocalyciums from over the past few weeks.
Replies: 4
Views: 253

Re: Various Gymnocalyciums from over the past few weeks.

A lovely range of flowers Chris; I love Gymnocalyciums so these are most enjoyable, thanks!
by juster
Sat Jul 13, 2019 5:27 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Pediocactus knowltonii grafted on Pereskiopsis
Replies: 12
Views: 5795

Re: Pediocactus knowltonii grafted on Pereskiopsis

Well done! Let's hope it continues to flourish.