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by Phil_SK
Mon May 06, 2019 3:27 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: U. pectinifera
Replies: 5
Views: 245

Re: U. pectinifera

It must've lost its original growing point so removing the large branch from the top won't really result in a 'normal' plant, since it will have to produce more branches to keep growing. But that could be a good thing. :shrugs:
by Phil_SK
Mon May 06, 2019 6:15 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Too much testosterone?
Replies: 5
Views: 512

Re: Too much testosterone?

I don't think any feature of Lobivia could be described as well documented. I've only observed it in L. pentlandii and L. pugionacantha. Over the weekend, I've had around 8 pentlandii in flower with 4 producing pollen but 4 not. My casual observation of one plant that has flowered for many years is ...
by Phil_SK
Mon May 06, 2019 6:00 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Frik Du Plooy's seedlist
Replies: 10
Views: 8087

Re: Frik Du Plooy's seedlist

HuabingXu wrote:
Sun May 05, 2019 3:20 am
3. What is your email address?
tonyironscacti wrote:
Mon Mar 03, 2014 8:34 pm
fredrickduplooy@gmail.com
by Phil_SK
Sun May 05, 2019 5:54 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Copiapoa cinerea
Replies: 8
Views: 530

Re: Copiapoa cinerea

And they are naturally slow!
by Phil_SK
Sun May 05, 2019 5:52 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Are they Notocactus ?
Replies: 9
Views: 582

Re: Are they Notocactus ?

iann wrote:
Sun May 05, 2019 5:03 pm
and probably N. haselbergii (P. haselbergii)
I think this one's P. penicillata.
by Phil_SK
Sat May 04, 2019 4:56 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Overenthusiasm with a knife
Replies: 11
Views: 595

Re: Overenthusiasm with a knife

:lol: Is there anything left of the plant from which these cuttings came?
by Phil_SK
Sat May 04, 2019 4:54 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: What's happening to my Eriosyce seedlings
Replies: 9
Views: 506

Re: What's happening to my Eriosyce seedlings

Phil_SK wrote:
Sat Apr 27, 2019 4:37 pm
the plants have formed new growing points from one of the areoles near to the apex,
In the case of that one, not so near the apex.
by Phil_SK
Thu May 02, 2019 8:01 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Too much testosterone?
Replies: 5
Views: 512

Re: Too much testosterone?

A few of my Lobivia pentlandii have quite the opposite problem - pollenless anthers.
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by Phil_SK
Wed May 01, 2019 5:03 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: How to flower :Gasteria bicolor
Replies: 9
Views: 525

Re: How to flower :Gasteria bicolor

Is it only me who removes them as soon as the peduncle's tough enough to pull out without snapping? :oops:
by Phil_SK
Mon Apr 29, 2019 8:28 pm
Forum: Small Opuntias (Tephrocactus Study Group)
Topic: TSG Meeting
Replies: 10
Views: 2009

Re: TSG Meeting

12th May.
I've just put the details in an 'event' section post. :)
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