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by brianc
Mon Jan 28, 2019 9:39 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Plant Id
Replies: 7
Views: 447

Re: Plant Id

Thankyou for the suggestions the labels i have with the plants are
Stapelia Asterias
Melocactus Horrida
I have searched on line for Melocactus Horrida but can not find any mention of it.
The Stapelia i have found two or three that match the flowers.
by brianc
Sun Jan 27, 2019 7:36 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Plant Id
Replies: 7
Views: 447

Plant Id

Could any body name these
Thankyou
by brianc
Thu Jan 17, 2019 9:11 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Echeveria agavoides flowering
Replies: 5
Views: 446

Re: Echeveria agavoides flowering

Hi Strvium It is not too early for Echeverias to flower? I have E.Lauii flowering all winter,E. Agavoides has just started to flower, i have a quite rare E. Phylis Collis that has flowered allwinter . Several growers in my area tell me their plants are the same. As for watering i would start at any ...
by brianc
Tue Dec 04, 2018 10:56 am
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Any other spring chickens?
Replies: 9
Views: 1181

Re: Any other spring chickens?

Hi and welcome.
I am sure 98 per cent of the forum would love to have your problem.
by brianc
Wed Sep 26, 2018 4:17 pm
Forum: Small Opuntias (Tephrocactus Study Group)
Topic: any idea
Replies: 6
Views: 5452

Re: any idea

Thankyou very much the plant is the same as the pictures.
by brianc
Wed Sep 26, 2018 9:55 am
Forum: Small Opuntias (Tephrocactus Study Group)
Topic: any idea
Replies: 6
Views: 5452

any idea

Help just acquired a plant label says Tephrocactus Pulcherimus Incahuasi.
can not find anything about it ,any ideas.
by brianc
Mon Sep 17, 2018 10:48 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Damaged obesa
Replies: 6
Views: 728

Re: Damaged obesa

Hi Ivan. I normally cut my offsets off, but you can twist them off. Do not throw the pot away as you will have afew seeds which have just dropped down onto the compost just spray the pot with water now and again and hopefully you should have afew seeds germinate. To stop the offsets from weeping sap...
by brianc
Sat Sep 01, 2018 11:22 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: pachypodium succulentum
Replies: 2
Views: 494

pachypodium succulentum

I have just been given a large P. Succulentum the branches are very long and get in the way of other plants,
can i trim them back and by how much, they are about 2 foot long at the moment.
by brianc
Fri Aug 10, 2018 8:44 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Help identify this Euphorbia please
Replies: 5
Views: 613

Re: Help identify this Euphorbia please

The nearest answer i can come up with is Euphorbia Enormis.
by brianc
Thu Jul 12, 2018 9:16 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: can you identify this ?
Replies: 6
Views: 755

Re: can you identify this ?

Gold dust, look after it.