August 2017 - T is for Texture

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August 2017 - T is for Texture

Postby Tony R » Mon Aug 07, 2017 10:48 am

The topic chosen by Roy, the winner of the July competition (tu)
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Re: August 2017 - T is for Texture

Postby DaveW » Mon Aug 07, 2017 6:48 pm

Turbinicarpus polaskii stigma lobes.

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Re: August 2017 - T is for Texture

Postby MikeT » Tue Aug 08, 2017 2:54 pm

I haven't posted in the photo competition for a while, but as it's raining today and I can't get out in the garden...

A few cacti first, though not all with spines:
Astrophytum asterias.JPG
Astrophytum asterias
Mammillaria plumosa.JPG
Mammillaria plumosa
Uebelmannia pectinifera.JPG
Uebalmannia pectinifera

and some non-cacti:
Echeveria pulvinata.JPG
Echeveria pulvinata
Crassula fragarioides.JPG
Crassula fragarioides
Cyphostemma juttae.JPG
Cyphostemma juttae
Sedum mocinianum.JPG
Sedum mocinianum
Crassula tecta.JPG
Crassula tecta
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Re: August 2017 - T is for Texture

Postby Liz M » Fri Aug 11, 2017 8:38 am

It's just too tempting to put loads of photos here with a subject like texture. The possibilities are so many. Here is my selection.
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Mammillaria spinosissima

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Opuntia 'Smithwick'

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Mammillaria gigantea

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Aeonium 'Voodoo'

IMG_6513.1.jpg
Echeveria setosa var setosa
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Re: August 2017 - T is for Texture

Postby Liz M » Fri Aug 11, 2017 8:45 am

Some more
IMG_6528.1.jpg
Echeveria leucotricha

IMG_6534.1.jpg
Echeveria ramillette cristate

IMG_6542.5.jpg
Sempervivum calcareum

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Sedum burrito

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Aeonium tabuliforme cristate.
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