November 2017 - Crassulaceae

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November 2017 - Crassulaceae

Postby rodsmith » Sun Nov 05, 2017 8:00 am

Are you there, Suculentia? You won last month's competition so it's your turn to set this month's subject. :wink:
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Re: November 2017 - Crassulaceae

Postby Suculentia » Sun Nov 05, 2017 4:22 pm

Hi friends, sorry for delay, I didn't see that I won the last competition. I think there are not too much collectors interested in Crassulaceae family in the BCSS, but maybe I am wrong, it will be the new competition in November 2017. I start showing some of my plants.

Crassula "Moonglow" variegated

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Crassula exilis picturata

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Echeveria agavoides "Romeo Rubin"

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Echeveria agavoides "Romeo" special clone

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Re: November 2017 - Crassulaceae

Postby ChrisR » Sun Nov 12, 2017 4:51 pm

A few habitat photos......

C.arborescens Poortjieskloof Dam

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C.congesta ssp laticephala Groenfontein NR

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C.tecta Groenfontein NR

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C.deltoidea Theekloof Pass

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C.columnaris east of Wuppertal

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C.fragarioides Slangbos

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C.brevifolia ssp psammophilla SE Alexander Bay

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C.hirtipes Riethuis

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C.rupestris Roberston

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Re: November 2017 - Crassulaceae

Postby Suculentia » Sun Nov 12, 2017 8:48 pm

Nice photos Chris. I love Crassula congesta laticephala.
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Re: November 2017 - Crassulaceae

Postby colser » Sun Nov 12, 2017 9:44 pm

Love the photos
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Re: November 2017 - Crassulaceae

Postby ChrisR » Sun Nov 12, 2017 10:33 pm

Many more photos of Crassula, Adromischus & Conophytum to see at www.conophytum.com
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Re: November 2017 - Crassulaceae

Postby rodsmith » Mon Nov 13, 2017 11:15 am

Here are a few pot-grown plants:

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Crassula gillii


Crassula pubescens ssp rattray 1.JPG
Echeveria pubescens ssp rattray


Crassula Springtime flowers 11 May 2013.JPG
Crassula Springtime


Echeveria harmsii flowers 7 July 2014.JPG
Echeveria harmsii


Echeveria minima flowers 22 June 2017.JPG
Echeveria minima


Echeveria setosa var. minor 22 June 2012.jpg
Echeveria setosa v. minor
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Re: November 2017 - Crassulaceae

Postby Liz M » Thu Nov 16, 2017 8:12 am

As an avid Crassulaceae grower and an equally avid photographer, I could bore you for hours with my pictures. So, I will just pick a few.
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Aeonium davidbramwellii in La Palma

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Aeonium leucoblepharum

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Aeonium arboreum

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Sempervivum 'Palissander'

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Aeonium appendiculatum flower, La Gomera
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Re: November 2017 - Crassulaceae

Postby Liz M » Thu Nov 16, 2017 8:17 am

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Aeonium appendiculatum, La Gomera

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Sempervivum flower

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Echeveria flower

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Echeveria ramillette flowers

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Echeveria 'Imbricata', Costa Rica
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Re: November 2017 - Crassulaceae

Postby Liz M » Thu Nov 16, 2017 8:26 am

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Aeonium percaneum, Gran Canaria

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Echeveria cante

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Echeveria setosa var oteroi
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