Pent-up energy

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iann
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Pent-up energy

Post by iann » Thu Jul 30, 2015 4:07 pm

Just a bit of sun and it all comes flooding out
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Re: Pent-up energy

Post by IainS » Thu Jul 30, 2015 4:17 pm

Great, Ian. More wonders of nature.
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Re: Pent-up energy

Post by DeniseJ » Thu Jul 30, 2015 10:58 pm

Lovely flowers (tu) I always like the yellow ones.

Here's one of mine from earlier (not yellow!)
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Re: Pent-up energy

Post by IainS » Fri Jul 31, 2015 8:00 am

Hi Denise: I've never seen anything like that before!

A self-shading cacti that needs a whole swarm of bees for pollination? :roll:
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Re: Pent-up energy

Post by TS Hakansson » Sat Aug 01, 2015 8:42 pm

A form of Thelocactus bicolor?
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Re: Pent-up energy

Post by Eric Williams » Sat Aug 01, 2015 10:25 pm

Echinocereus sp ? Cheers
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Re: Pent-up energy

Post by Diane » Sat Aug 01, 2015 10:53 pm

Probably Thelocactus bicolor v. texensis...
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Re: Pent-up energy

Post by DeniseJ » Sun Aug 02, 2015 6:13 pm

The label says Theocactus bicolour ... I don't know if that's correct though
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Re: Pent-up energy

Post by rodsmith » Sun Aug 02, 2015 6:21 pm

DeniseJ wrote:The label says Theocactus bicolour ... I don't know if that's correct though
That's what it looks like to me.
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