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by Diane
Thu Jun 20, 2019 6:22 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Today's flowers
Replies: 4
Views: 45

Re: Today's flowers

Thanks Jean! I agree, Pete 'n' Ken were just the best!
by Diane
Thu Jun 20, 2019 5:38 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Today's flowers
Replies: 4
Views: 45

Today's flowers

The last few weeks of cold, wet weather haven't been very conducive to cacti flowering, but I have a few nice ones from today. This is my "Old Faithful" Mammillaria theresae , which is at least 30 years old, with at least 17 heads and almost certainly a Pete 'n' Ken plant and in a 7" (18cm) pan: IMG...
by Diane
Thu Jun 20, 2019 5:24 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: How long...
Replies: 11
Views: 329

Re: How long...

They look like Monilaria seedlings.
by Diane
Wed Jun 19, 2019 2:47 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Places to visit near Heathrow
Replies: 5
Views: 255

Re: Places to visit near Heathrow

It appears that Ottershaw nursery only has "open days" and not generally open to the public, but might be worth a phone call if you want to go: https://www.ottershawcacti.com/events
by Diane
Mon Jun 17, 2019 4:32 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Croydon Branch Show, pictures
Replies: 9
Views: 363

Re: Croydon Branch Show, pictures

There were some excellent plants on show this year, thanks for sharing the photos Jean (and congrats on your Award of Merit - well served!)
by Diane
Fri Jun 14, 2019 9:39 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: mammillaria guelzowiana
Replies: 12
Views: 310

Re: mammillaria guelzowiana

I couldn't possibly say, Mark...
by Diane
Fri Jun 14, 2019 5:14 pm
Forum: Monthly Photo Competitions
Topic: June 2019 - Flowers
Replies: 21
Views: 559

Re: June 2019 - Flowers

Parodia tafiensis:
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Parodia tafiensis
Huernia somalica hybrid:
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Huernia somalica hybrid
Echeveria longissima:
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Echeveria longissima
by Diane
Fri Jun 14, 2019 5:10 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Stapeliad thread
Replies: 63
Views: 2818

Re: Stapeliad thread

Huernia somalica hybrid:
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Huernia somalica hybrid
by Diane
Fri Jun 14, 2019 5:08 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Precious
Replies: 4
Views: 340

Re: Precious

Great! I have been debating whether to try rooting one of the offsets on my grafted plant, but I might just graft it...
by Diane
Fri Jun 14, 2019 5:06 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: mammillaria guelzowiana
Replies: 12
Views: 310

Re: mammillaria guelzowiana

Superb! Mine has only managed one flower so far...