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by el48tel
Tue Aug 03, 2021 6:38 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Illegal Cacti and the BCSS
Replies: 42
Views: 733

Re: Illegal Cacti and the BCSS

...you cannot really tell anyone growing this that their plant is offspring of some dodgy dealings from a decade ago. At exactly what remove do you regard the amorality and illegality to cease? Because all of these plants are descended from those plants bought from dodgy habitat destroyers and each...
by el48tel
Sun Aug 01, 2021 6:36 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Mammillaria sphaerica
Replies: 2
Views: 144

Re: Mammillaria sphaerica

Beautiful
by el48tel
Sat Jul 31, 2021 2:15 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Echinopsis falling over
Replies: 3
Views: 171

Re: Echinopsis falling over

Had exactly the same problem this week.
Cable tie sling between two sticks
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by el48tel
Sat Jul 31, 2021 2:08 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Which brand of John Innes?
Replies: 12
Views: 405

Re: Which brand of John Innes?

My local garden centre cum nursery has .... Growmoor.

Doesn't seem to contain plastic bags .. twigs ... potatoes
by el48tel
Fri Jul 30, 2021 7:01 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Thelocactus leucacanthus
Replies: 2
Views: 154

Re: Thelocactus leucacanthus

Super pictures of a superb plant
by el48tel
Wed Jul 28, 2021 8:43 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Recommendations for a Zapper light to deal with flying bugs.
Replies: 8
Views: 353

Re: Recommendations for a Zapper light to deal with flying bugs.

Pattock That is exactly why it's important for Tony to have a visit from a professional company who will assess his needs and suggest the appropriate control measures. And you will note an absence of EFK units, chemical agents or biological controls mentioned in my communications above. It's importa...
by el48tel
Wed Jul 28, 2021 8:57 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Recommendations for a Zapper light to deal with flying bugs.
Replies: 8
Views: 353

Re: Recommendations for a Zapper light to deal with flying bugs.

tonyironscacti wrote:
Wed Jul 28, 2021 8:17 am
Hi,

Yes, that would be very useful and thank you for your help.

Cheers

Tony.
Will do. Just checked your website has plenty of contact details. Let me know if they don't contact you.
by el48tel
Wed Jul 28, 2021 7:01 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Recommendations for a Zapper light to deal with flying bugs.
Replies: 8
Views: 353

Re: Recommendations for a Zapper light to deal with flying bugs.

My daughter works in pest control management. She's also a succulents enthusiast. Would you like her to put you in contact with the guy who looks after your geographical area. Pity I didn't know the question on Saturday when you (and I) were at the Northern Mart.
by el48tel
Tue Jul 27, 2021 5:13 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Magnificent magnificus magnifica
Replies: 5
Views: 386

Re: Magnificent magnificus magnifica

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Two flowers opened yesterday, with a further bloom today. I missed the opportunity to video the occasion, but the sight of the trigonal arrangement and the colour and texture in those flowers is ..... simply ..... amazing.
by el48tel
Tue Jul 27, 2021 3:37 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Echinopsis Subdenudata
Replies: 29
Views: 1138

Re: Echinopsis Subdenudata

I have a couple of plants which flowered a couple of weeks ago. More buds .... I thought. Nope aborted and fell off the plant this last weekend. All plants ... from different sources. Not just mine then! I'm sorry of course to hear that, for your sake, but it does give me a little comfort... This l...