November 2016 - Genus of the Month - Turbinicarpus

January 2017 - Genus of the Month - Lepismium
User avatar
Bill
BCSS Forum Administrator
Posts: 8306
Joined: 11 Jan 2007
Branch: None
Country: Wales
Role within the BCSS: Trustee
Location: Pwllheli North Wales
Contact:

November 2016 - Genus of the Month - Turbinicarpus

Postby Bill » Tue Nov 08, 2016 9:47 pm

User avatar
DaveW
BCSS Member
Posts: 8040
Joined: 08 Jul 2007
Branch: NOTTINGHAM
Country: UK
Role within the BCSS: Branch President
Location: Nottingham

Re: November 2016 - Genus of the Month - Turbinicarpus

Postby DaveW » Wed Nov 09, 2016 10:17 am

Turbinicarpus polaskii

Turbinicarpus polaskii.jpg


stigma.jpg


Turbinicarpus subterraneus

subterraneus2.jpg


subrerraneus.jpg


Turbinicarpus gramnispinus

T.-gramnispinus.jpg


Turbinicarpus schmiedickianus v. rubriflorus

Turbinicarpus schmiedickianus rubriflorus.jpg
Nottingham Branch BCSS. Joined the then NCSS in 1961, Membership number 11944. Cactus only collection.
jfabiao
BCSS Member
Posts: 580
Joined: 12 May 2009
Branch: None
Country: Portugal
Role within the BCSS: Member
Location: Lisbon
Contact:

Re: November 2016 - Genus of the Month - Turbinicarpus

Postby jfabiao » Wed Nov 09, 2016 11:15 am

Turbincarpus pseudomacrochele subsp. krainzianus
Turbinicarpus_pseudomacrochele_krainzianus_141_20160812.jpg
Turbinicarpus_pseudomacrochele_krainzianus_141_20160812.jpg (402.87 KiB) Viewed 2739 times


Turbinicarpus saueri subsp, septentrionalis PP1363
Turbinicarpus_saueri_septentrionalis_PP1363_09018_20150208.jpg
Turbinicarpus_saueri_septentrionalis_PP1363_09018_20150208.jpg (494.5 KiB) Viewed 2739 times
Z

In sunny Lisbon, Portugal.
The Clumsy Gardener
User avatar
Chris in Leeds
BCSS Member
Posts: 1353
Joined: 11 Jan 2007
Branch: LEEDS
Country: UK
Role within the BCSS: Member
Contact:

Re: November 2016 - Genus of the Month - Turbinicarpus

Postby Chris in Leeds » Thu Nov 10, 2016 8:34 pm

My current favourite plant only wish I could get pictures off my phone on here
Chris
BCSS MEMBER SINCE 2000 (NATIONAL SHOW)
FORUM MEMBER SINCE JUNE 2006
Interested in - TURBINICARPUS (Always looking for plants I don't have)
TEPHROCACTUS AND RELATED SPECIES
http://www.leeds.bcss.org.uk/ http://www.zone3.bcss.org.uk/
User avatar
phil
BCSS Member
Posts: 989
Joined: 11 Jan 2007
Branch: HERNE BAY
Country: UK
Role within the BCSS: Branch Secretary
Location: Canterbury, Kent
Contact:

Re: November 2016 - Genus of the Month - Turbinicarpus

Postby phil » Fri Nov 11, 2016 7:52 am

Turbinicarpus schmiedickeanus ssp flaviflorus[img]http://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20161111/75f1c1dc408828f419639cbb1727ee6f.jpg[/img]

Turbine carpus valdezianusImage


Sent from my iPad using Tapatalk
Phil. (Kent, England) BCSS Herne Bay & District Branch.
Collecting Cacti-1961. Forum member-September 2004.
Favourites= Mexican miniatures.
http://www.cactusplant.co.uk
User avatar
rodsmith
BCSS Member
Posts: 2336
Joined: 17 Feb 2011
Branch: STOKE-ON-TRENT
Country: UK
Location: Staffordshire, UK

Re: November 2016 - Genus of the Month - Turbinicarpus

Postby rodsmith » Fri Nov 11, 2016 8:35 am

Lovely photos you guys. They show off this outstanding little genus at its best.
Rod Smith

Growing a mixed collection of cacti & other succulents; mainly smaller species with a current emphasis on lithops & conophytum.
User avatar
Jim_Mercer
BCSS Member
Posts: 1652
Joined: 24 Feb 2011
Branch: LIVERPOOL
Country: UK
Role within the BCSS: Member
Location: Liverpool
Contact:

Re: November 2016 - Genus of the Month - Turbinicarpus

Postby Jim_Mercer » Mon Nov 28, 2016 5:53 pm

Turbinicarpus flaviflorus

web-5341.jpg
Turbinicarpus flaviflorus

web-5329-2.jpg
Turbinicarpus flaviflorus
User avatar
juster
BCSS Member
Posts: 465
Joined: 17 Sep 2013
Branch: CROYDON
Country: UK
Role within the BCSS: Branch Show
Location: Surrey

Re: November 2016 - Genus of the Month - Turbinicarpus

Postby juster » Tue Nov 29, 2016 8:18 am

There are some lovely plants here and I have made a few additions to my 'plants to get' list. Thanks for sharing.
Croydon Branch member, growing mainly cacti and Echeverias
User avatar
DaveW
BCSS Member
Posts: 8040
Joined: 08 Jul 2007
Branch: NOTTINGHAM
Country: UK
Role within the BCSS: Branch President
Location: Nottingham

Re: November 2016 - Genus of the Month - Turbinicarpus

Postby DaveW » Tue Nov 29, 2016 10:20 am

Yes when you think when I started in the 1960's these plants were thought to be rare and difficult. Rare they may have been then, but are quite easy to raise from seed and often flower within a few years of doing so and also stand quite cool temperatures in winter.
Nottingham Branch BCSS. Joined the then NCSS in 1961, Membership number 11944. Cactus only collection.
User avatar
phil
BCSS Member
Posts: 989
Joined: 11 Jan 2007
Branch: HERNE BAY
Country: UK
Role within the BCSS: Branch Secretary
Location: Canterbury, Kent
Contact:

Re: November 2016 - Genus of the Month - Turbinicarpus

Postby phil » Wed Nov 30, 2016 8:40 am

Many Turbs will flower throughout the growing season![img]http://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20161130/47dcd767abd5ebee21c4dd424cdda14e.jpg[/img]


Sent from my iPad using Tapatalk
Phil. (Kent, England) BCSS Herne Bay & District Branch.
Collecting Cacti-1961. Forum member-September 2004.
Favourites= Mexican miniatures.
http://www.cactusplant.co.uk

Return to “Genus Of The Month”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest