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RayC's Collection

Postby Rayc11 » Tue Jul 07, 2015 2:35 pm

Some general photos of my Collection housed in a Alton 22ft x 8ft Aluminium greenhouse.
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Re: RayC's Collection

Postby rodsmith » Tue Jul 07, 2015 3:59 pm

Very impressive, Ray. You obviously look after your collection well.
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Re: RayC's Collection

Postby Liz M » Tue Jul 07, 2015 4:19 pm

The big Astrophytum seems to dominate everything else, even the large Opuntias. It's really big, how old is it?
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Re: RayC's Collection

Postby Rayc11 » Tue Jul 07, 2015 5:10 pm

Liz M wrote:The big Astrophytum seems to dominate everything else, even the large Opuntias. It's really big, how old is it?


It's about 14in (36cm) high and 8in (20cm) diameter, Liz,I bought it as a seedling around 45 years ago!
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Postby Chris in Leeds » Tue Jul 07, 2015 5:54 pm

Very nice Astrophytum group you have there as well as all your other plants can I ask what is on the other staging or is that you propagation and planting area
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Re: RayC's Collection

Postby Lyn » Mon Oct 12, 2015 6:14 am

Incredible collection Ray :-)
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Re: RayC's Collection

Postby TheEconomist » Sun Nov 15, 2015 7:49 pm

Looking great, thanks for sharing
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Re: RayC's Collection

Postby DragonFish66 » Thu Jun 30, 2016 6:10 am

A great collection you have there :smile:
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Re: RayC's Collection

Postby kirstyb » Sat Jul 02, 2016 3:35 pm

Wow, they look lovely. Someday i hope to have a collection like that.

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