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by Ali Baba
Mon Aug 27, 2018 4:34 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: El Dorado
Replies: 4
Views: 371

Re: El Dorado

I kind of thought it was a locality rather than a cultivar, as a Google search just comes up with L. hookeri...
by Ali Baba
Mon Aug 27, 2018 3:01 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: El Dorado
Replies: 4
Views: 371

El Dorado

I have a couple of Lithops hookeri from the BCSS seedlist in 2012 called L. hookeri El Dorado.

Where is El Dorado?...
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by Ali Baba
Mon Aug 27, 2018 2:57 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Strange growth on Ariocarpus
Replies: 16
Views: 926

Re: Strange growth on Ariocarpus

They look like offsets to me, is the main growing point still active?
by Ali Baba
Mon Aug 20, 2018 10:19 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Mammillaria boolii
Replies: 8
Views: 607

Re: Mammillaria boolii

Here's my potful of seedlings (2 separate plants), first flowered last year but I missed the flower. Sown in 2014
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by Ali Baba
Mon Aug 20, 2018 9:52 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Identity crisis Tesco!
Replies: 25
Views: 2771

Re: Identity crisis Tesco!

Thanks Jane, will keep a look out
by Ali Baba
Sun Aug 19, 2018 8:53 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Auto ventilation
Replies: 3
Views: 319

Re: Auto ventilation

If it’s just the cylinder that has failed, you can buy replacements on the internet
by Ali Baba
Sun Aug 19, 2018 8:51 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Identity crisis Tesco!
Replies: 25
Views: 2771

Re: Identity crisis Tesco!

That’s worth the wait John!
I’m going to be tempted next time I see one for sale 😀
by Ali Baba
Wed Aug 15, 2018 8:56 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Tapatalk
Replies: 1
Views: 224

Tapatalk

Is it just me or has the forum become unavailable on Tapatalk since the software update :sad:
by Ali Baba
Wed Aug 15, 2018 8:37 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: What fertilizers do you use?
Replies: 41
Views: 4322

Re: What fertilizers do you use?

Thank you Ali and Peter. I'm a bit perturbed by the low P content of Akernes Rain Mix, Ali, ..... :S I presume the low P content reflects the low availability of P in the usual habitat of epiphytes. In any case I haven’t noticed any signs of deficiencies in my plants since switching to Rain Mix. In...
by Ali Baba
Sun Aug 12, 2018 10:42 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: To Chop, or Not
Replies: 14
Views: 742

Re: To Chop, or Not

Sounds like a repot into a clay pot is called for.
Hmm, flowers, no sign of them so far...