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by Mal H
Thu May 28, 2015 7:08 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: new book “TAXONOMY of the CACTACEAE” by Joël Lodé
Replies: 67
Views: 13694

Re: new book “TAXONOMY of the CACTACEAE” by Joël Lodé

I'm struggling to keep up with the discussion. This might help.....
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by Mal H
Thu May 21, 2015 7:19 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: What happened here?
Replies: 0
Views: 739

What happened here?

Well I think I can guess what happened to produce these 'cuttings' !

I wonder what species might be suffering post-collision?
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by Mal H
Sun Mar 15, 2015 10:57 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: collection number confusion
Replies: 8
Views: 1741

Re: collection number confusion

GK1720 turns up solisia pectinata on google....?
by Mal H
Fri Dec 26, 2014 10:53 am
Forum: Travelogues
Topic: Latest Mexico blog is now live
Replies: 10
Views: 4409

Re: Latest Mexico blog is now live

Very enjoyable blog, thanks for sharing.
by Mal H
Sun Sep 14, 2014 3:08 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Make a guess :)
Replies: 7
Views: 1192

Re: Make a guess :)

Rimacactus lauii ?
by Mal H
Fri Sep 12, 2014 7:11 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: My (non-flowering) Echinocerei
Replies: 63
Views: 9675

Re: My (non-flowering) Echinocerei

eh Dave????? Anyway Wilk, here is my engelmannii flowering for the first time this year. It is 11 years old from seed. I have quite a few echinocerei that have yet to flower which are a good size and others that flower infrequently. The E. parkeri just behind and left flowered last three years ago.....
by Mal H
Tue Sep 02, 2014 7:50 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: ID wanted
Replies: 3
Views: 960

Re: ID wanted

Could well be an Ario.
Looks to be growing something like this runt in a batch of mine, it sort of blinded then started growing through?
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by Mal H
Sat Jul 05, 2014 6:26 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Poorly plant
Replies: 27
Views: 5667

Re: Poorly plant

Looks like Stenocactus vaupelianus to me?
by Mal H
Thu Jul 03, 2014 10:15 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Price range!
Replies: 24
Views: 5761

Re: Price range!

Not a fan of Perlite either. (td) Since we all water to different extents (frequency and amount, plus top down or bottom up watering) it is not surprising we each have different mixes and preferences. I too have cut back on the cat litter, but added vermiculite (extra large grade) and now my mix is ...
by Mal H
Sun Jun 15, 2014 9:30 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Argentinian Pyrrhocactus
Replies: 35
Views: 4026

Re: Argentinian Pyrrhocactus

The flower never opened very wide despite a sunny day
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