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by Emile
Sat Sep 15, 2018 3:05 am
Forum: Monthly Photo Competitions
Topic: May 2018 - Gloss
Replies: 12
Views: 4069

Re: May 2018 - Gloss

Nice pic Mike
by Emile
Tue Apr 11, 2017 8:23 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Crassula Pics
Replies: 10
Views: 1865

Re: Crassula Pics

Seen them all already chris but thought id comment none the less.
Thanks for sharing :)
by Emile
Tue Mar 28, 2017 7:04 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: When do you sow your seed?
Replies: 13
Views: 2876

Re: When do you sow your seed?

Doesn't really matter where sown, just need good light and heat.
Light for germination, then after germination tone it down. Heat must be constant. many people opt to sow inside near radiators for this reason.

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by Emile
Tue Mar 28, 2017 6:57 pm
Forum: Travelogues
Topic: A week in Gran Canaria
Replies: 19
Views: 6476

Re: A week in Gran Canaria

nice photos of your trip. thanks for sharing
by Emile
Tue Mar 28, 2017 5:53 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Echeveria leaf cutting query
Replies: 9
Views: 1692

Re: Echeveria leaf cutting query

nice plants, you have done well
by Emile
Mon Mar 27, 2017 10:22 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Article on systemics and mealy bugs
Replies: 40
Views: 4588

Re: Article on systemics and mealy bugs

I have used Diamethoate and it is by far the best repellent for pests, with long last effect. I was using provado and other available sprays and they didn't come close to it. Besides they marked the plants , (many astrophytum will mark if sprayed with a wet substance) So root systemic is the way for...
by Emile
Fri Aug 07, 2015 5:19 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Germination Advice Please
Replies: 6
Views: 1101

Germination Advice Please

Hi Everyone, Very pleased to be part of the community, i have had a love for cacti plants for years and have decided to start a small collection. I was wondering if i could get some pointers.. I have a few hundred seeds to sow. My main question is, is it too late to begin this process? My setup is ....