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by Phil_SK
Sun May 20, 2018 9:44 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Aylostera colour
Replies: 10
Views: 839

Re: Aylostera colour

and some einsteinii:
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MN110
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MN171a
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long-spined pair
by Phil_SK
Sun May 20, 2018 9:40 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Aylostera colour
Replies: 10
Views: 839

Re: Aylostera colour

Mine are not as far on as yours but they're not too far off the height of their flowering season.
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supthutiana SC108
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azurduyensis VZ267
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sp. 'Heger & Alber'
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flavistyla BLMT769.07
by Phil_SK
Thu May 17, 2018 4:45 pm
Forum: News & Events
Topic: Zone 19 Symposium
Replies: 1
Views: 1243

Re: Zone 19 Symposium

The earlier post is some way down, so the details again: Details: ZONE 19 SYMPOSIUM, Saturday 19th May 2018 SPEAKERS Harald Jainta - Wild Lithops – treasures of the Veldt Graham Charles – Searching for cacti in Peru Petr Pavelka – Madagascar, Itremo and the south (Petr’s talk contains new material n...
by Phil_SK
Mon May 14, 2018 5:15 pm
Forum: Genus Of The Month
Topic: February 2018 -GotM - Dioscorea
Replies: 2
Views: 3499

Re: February 2018 -GotM - Dioscorea

dalesmatt wrote:GotM lack of interest? :???:
Yes, that was why I stopped posting them.
by Phil_SK
Sat May 12, 2018 7:52 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: What can I put on a north-facing window?
Replies: 6
Views: 411

Re: What can I put on a north-facing window?

I wouldn't think so, no.
by Phil_SK
Fri May 11, 2018 6:19 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: North West Cactus Mart
Replies: 7
Views: 675

Re: North West Cactus Mart

Yes, I was pleasantly surprised at both the number of stalls and the number of customers. Thanks to all involved.
by Phil_SK
Sun Apr 29, 2018 9:48 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Damage to Lobivia
Replies: 10
Views: 740

Re: Damage to Lobivia

Around 40, perhaps?? It came from Graham Slack's collection break up, and the label says it's "ex GJC 2656H ex SPI ex J. Hopkins", which I take to mean that this was a plant that John Hopkins bought through Südamerikanische Pflanzen Import, probably in the early 1970s, so I'm guessing that he was pr...
by Phil_SK
Sun Apr 29, 2018 7:02 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Damage to Lobivia
Replies: 10
Views: 740

Re: Damage to Lobivia

Snap! P4290001.jpg The damage to my E. aurea ssp shaferi happened in early May 2014 when I left the greenhouse closed up on a hot sunny day. The plant had been subject to my kill-or-cure rejuvenation procedure the year before and had almost no roots and hadn't summoned up the strength to grow at the...
by Phil_SK
Sun Apr 22, 2018 9:31 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: S, S, S - Part Two
Replies: 14
Views: 1081

Re: S, S, S - Part Two

When I enquired, he wanted 2USD per seed!
by Phil_SK
Sun Apr 22, 2018 8:24 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: S, S, S - Part Two
Replies: 14
Views: 1081

Re: S, S, S - Part Two

No, the soil was fine, it was my cultivation conditions that were lousy. The new ones, in the same soil, are fine. I'm not sure how I've missed Succseed's offering as I'm a regular customer. I've managed to germinate (I think just one) D. marnier-lapostollei v estevesii from Ralf Hillmann, who, my g...