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Re: Updated seed lists

Postby mdpillet » Tue Jan 09, 2018 9:05 am

Astro wrote:The new Mesa Garden seed list is up!


With increased prices once again :(.
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Re: Updated seed lists

Postby Nick_G » Tue Jan 09, 2018 1:44 pm

mdpillet wrote:
Astro wrote:The new Mesa Garden seed list is up!


With increased prices once again :(.


Cactus seed is still very cheap though. I don't think I could be bothered to pollinate the plants, collect, process and packet the seeds and then sell them for just over £1 a packet of 20-30. We've all been very spoilt over the last 40 years or so.
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Re: Updated seed lists

Postby Magi » Sat Jan 13, 2018 4:05 am

How long does it normally take Jaromír of http://www.cactus-hobby.eu to process an order?

The day right after I placed my order ( first time with this supplier), I got a reply from him acknowledginng my order and was told that further information will be sent once preparation is complete. That was back in December 5th of 2017. However, I have not heard from him since.

The general impression I got from this forum is that Czech sellers tend to turtle, so I wonder if this is completely normal and I should just be patient.
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Re: Updated seed lists

Postby mdpillet » Sat Jan 13, 2018 4:22 am

Magi wrote:How long does it normally take Jaromír of http://www.cactus-hobby.eu to process an order?

The day right after I placed my order ( first time with this supplier), I got a reply from him acknowledginng my order and was told that further information will be sent once preparation is complete. That was back in December 5th of 2017. However, I have not heard from him since.

The general impression I got from this forum is that Czech sellers tend to turtle, so I wonder if this is completely normal and I should just be patient.


Give it another month for shipping notification. I just received my order and ordered a few hours after the list was released back in October.
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Re: Updated seed lists

Postby Phil_SK » Sat Jan 13, 2018 8:01 am

Magi wrote:How long does it normally take Jaromír of http://www.cactus-hobby.eu to process an order?
I placed an order on 31st October and got the request for payment (along with an apology for the delay) yesterday. It's a few years since I've bought from him and, although he was never very fast, it hasn't taken this long before.
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Re: Updated seed lists

Postby Aiko » Sat Jan 13, 2018 11:49 am

I also ordered not long after updating, but have not heard anything yet. I consider this to be normal. When it is February, I will start to worry a bit.

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