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by Dude
Mon Oct 12, 2015 9:15 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: ID Please
Replies: 9
Views: 1856

Re: ID Please

Thanks for the IDs Lyn.

That's great.
by Dude
Sun Oct 11, 2015 11:08 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Cylindropuntia Molesta Odd Bend
Replies: 6
Views: 1272

Re: Cylindropuntia Molesta Odd Bend

RAYWOODBRIDGE wrote:Looks quite normal to me for this species ( it does tend to lean and grow a little on the wild side ) but a good cutting back every two years or so makes for stronger growth from the base.

Ray
Hi Ray.

That's good to know. Thanks.
by Dude
Sun Oct 11, 2015 11:06 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: ID Please
Replies: 9
Views: 1856

Re: ID Please

Here are some more.

The long vine like cacti have a nametag but the letters are smudged. The first two letetrs appears to be "He".

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by Dude
Sun Oct 11, 2015 7:31 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Cylindropuntia Molesta Odd Bend
Replies: 6
Views: 1272

Re: Cylindropuntia Molesta Odd Bend

Thanks for all the posts.

@Peter, thans for the info, I will give it some support.
by Dude
Sat Oct 10, 2015 10:21 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Cylindropuntia Molesta Odd Bend
Replies: 6
Views: 1272

Cylindropuntia Molesta Odd Bend

I bought this Cylindropuntia Molesta in August, I bought it cheap 5£. I thought it was worth a shot. I was hoping it would draw towards the sun and get erect but nothing happens. My therory is that it's not getting any water and perhaps that's why it's not stiff and therefore not erect. Perhaps it's...
by Dude
Fri Oct 09, 2015 7:33 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: ID Please
Replies: 9
Views: 1856

Re: ID Please

The Mamm(s) could be backebergiana ernestii, the darker skinned form of the species. It doesn't easily offset, so I suspect that Liz is right in saying that there probably are 4 plants there, though mass cultivation techniques usually involve quite a lot of growth promoting chemicals, which might h...
by Dude
Fri Oct 09, 2015 7:27 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: ID Please
Replies: 9
Views: 1856

Re: ID Please

daniel82 wrote:I'm not sure about the mammillaria, but try looking at cylindropuntia spinosior for the last picture.
Thanks for the ID.

That's great!

Cylindropuntia are among my favorites. I have a Cylindropuntia Molesta, so this new one is a welcome addition.
by Dude
Fri Oct 09, 2015 7:26 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: ID Please
Replies: 9
Views: 1856

Re: ID Please

Hi, I would suggest the Aloe is mitriformis and the accompanying pot, four Mammilarias, all the same species. The second picture contains something in the Opuntia family, an expert could tell you which one. I am sure someone here will be able to tell you. Thanks for the IDs. I googled the Aloe and ...
by Dude
Thu Oct 08, 2015 8:04 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: ID Please
Replies: 9
Views: 1856

ID Please

I bought 2 new cacti and an Aloe yesterday.

I would be very happy if they could be IDed.

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by Dude
Mon Oct 05, 2015 9:10 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Making the most of the sun!!
Replies: 5
Views: 1097

Re: Making the most of the sun!!

I don't know what species it is either.

It's very beautiful.

Congrats on the flowering.