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by Christer Johansson
Sun Jun 01, 2008 4:39 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: I sure hope this is a bud :)
Replies: 20
Views: 1275

Re: I sure hope this is a bud :)

Diane Wrote: ------------------------------------------------------- > It should continue to flower on and off through > the summer, Christer. I have some 5 year old > seedlings (about 15mm across) just starting to bud > for the first time, so you have waited a long > time! That's news to me, only f...
by Christer Johansson
Sat May 31, 2008 4:54 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Echinopsis promise
Replies: 5
Views: 413

Re: Echinopsis promise

Outstanding presentation :ban:
by Christer Johansson
Sat May 31, 2008 2:07 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: A tertragonus turning into a hexagonus?
Replies: 0
Views: 473

A tertragonus turning into a hexagonus?

Hi. This little fellow is 7 cm high, but someday it will be very big :) I started it from seed in January 2007, so this is the second season for it to grow. A have five of them, but this one is the only one that getting new ribs :) Acanthocereus tetragonus ( Cereus validus ) [IMG]http://i147.photobu...
by Christer Johansson
Sat May 31, 2008 12:50 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: I sure hope this is a bud :)
Replies: 20
Views: 1275

Re: I sure hope this is a bud :)

:woho:

I hope it's not the last time it flowers :) I've read somewhere that this species flower to times in one season, is that right?

I really don't want to miss when it opens :shift:
by Christer Johansson
Sat May 31, 2008 8:34 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: I sure hope this is a bud :)
Replies: 20
Views: 1275

I sure hope this is a bud :)

This is a 20 mm wide plant that was sowed 1994, and it is a Aztekium ritteri. A really slow grower :snal:

I hope the pink thing in the middle is a bud :)

[IMG]http://i147.photobucket.com/albums/r299 ... tteri2.jpg[/IMG]
by Christer Johansson
Wed May 21, 2008 4:37 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Any ×Epiphyllum/×Epicactus/×Disophyllum experts on the forum?
Replies: 6
Views: 1115

Re: Any ×Epiphyllum/×Epicactus/×Disophyllum experts on the forum?

Thanks for all the information :) I think I may manage to grow them now (tu)
by Christer Johansson
Mon May 19, 2008 6:52 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Any ×Epiphyllum/×Epicactus/×Disophyllum experts on the forum?
Replies: 6
Views: 1115

Any ×Epiphyllum/×Epicactus/×Disophyllum experts on the forum?

Hello all. I am in to some jungle cacti growing and I need some expert tip. 1. What is the proper temperature for the winter rest up in Scandinavia, or an equal place? 2. How about water in that winter rest? 3. Any tip about watering in the spring? 4. What fertilizer to use? NPK? 5. How about prunin...
by Christer Johansson
Sat Mar 08, 2008 10:32 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: In lens of flower 2008
Replies: 2
Views: 413

Re: In lens of flower 2008

I am looking forward to a lot of excitement, Phil :)

And this one has flowered before, but I'm happy anyway :ban:
[IMG]http://i147.photobucket.com/albums/r299 ... C_6919.jpg[/IMG]
by Christer Johansson
Fri Mar 07, 2008 8:04 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: In lens of flower 2008
Replies: 2
Views: 413

In lens of flower 2008

Well, we'll see how many post will end up here, but I'm an optimist :) The first picture shows the first bud on an turb ever for me :ban: It's only a bud yet, but it's an Turbinicarpus valdezianus , the early bird :lolbt: [IMG]http://i147.photobucket.com/albums/r299/Christer_Johansson/Cactaceae/DSC_...