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by NickHitchcock
Thu Jun 10, 2021 11:34 pm
Forum: Small Opuntias (Tephrocactus Study Group)
Topic: Tephrocactus verschaffeltii
Replies: 11
Views: 1634

Re: Tephrocactus verschaffeltii

They are some beautiful flowers Phil and Mike
by NickHitchcock
Sat Mar 13, 2021 11:27 pm
Forum: Small Opuntias (Tephrocactus Study Group)
Topic: Germination
Replies: 32
Views: 2670

Re: Germination

That's excellent. Did you do anything to the seeds before sowing? What temperatures have you been keeping them?
by NickHitchcock
Fri Mar 05, 2021 5:45 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Grit
Replies: 15
Views: 1309

Re: Grit

We could start a thread for these "Terry Smale said" use angular granite as it helps with drainage.
by NickHitchcock
Wed Mar 03, 2021 12:05 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: David Kirkbright RIP - Funeral Details
Replies: 16
Views: 2263

Re: David Kirkbright RIP

Before I joined the BCSS three years ago I attended a meeting, David was at that meeting, his enthusiasm and encouragement (along with other members of the Northampton and MK branch) is one of the reasons I joined. I will miss him greatly from our meetings, the raffle will just not be the same. RIP ...
by NickHitchcock
Tue Feb 16, 2021 7:22 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Terry Smale
Replies: 43
Views: 5883

Re: Terry Smale

That is just terrible news, my deepest sympathies and thoughts to Jennifer and any relatives and friends.
by NickHitchcock
Sun Feb 14, 2021 8:54 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Pediocactus Knowltonii not looking too great.
Replies: 4
Views: 626

Re: Pediocactus Knowltonii not looking too great.

I have what looks like exactly the same orange growth on 2 young Matucana, they are next to 3 others, I sprayed twice with rose clear and it seems to have stopped the orange stuff from getting worse and it has not spread to the ones next to them.
by NickHitchcock
Mon Feb 08, 2021 9:30 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Cactus presents
Replies: 8
Views: 805

Re: Cactus presents

Happy birthday and good luck with the jigsaw
by NickHitchcock
Sat Feb 06, 2021 8:54 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: New member seed list availability
Replies: 11
Views: 989

Re: New member seed list availability

There is also the forum seed pool. Seeds for just the price of postage.
by NickHitchcock
Tue Jan 26, 2021 7:05 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: 1 year old Conophytums Solved
Replies: 21
Views: 1683

Re: 1 year old Conophytums Solved

There are certain people who post on the forums who I consider to be supreme beings, Terry you are one of them. I do have to put my seeds in bags as I often can't get to them for a few days at a time. But I generally base what I do on what you and several other regulars on the forums say. Thanks to ...