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by el48tel
Sat Jul 31, 2021 2:15 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Echinopsis falling over
Replies: 3
Views: 116

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: 9
Views: 164

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: 125

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: 336

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: 336

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: 336

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: 374

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: 1087

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...
by el48tel
Tue Jul 27, 2021 7:09 am
Forum: News & Events
Topic: Northern Cactus and Succulent Mart, 24 July 2021
Replies: 9
Views: 1150

Re: Northern Cactus and Succulent Mart, 24 July 2021

tel; you must have taken those photos very early or very late on, it was packed when I was there. Thanks to everyone involved in the mart, great day speaking to old friends and new ones alike, after our 18 months of self isolation . 25 plants bought for a modest sum, and Simon you will need a bigge...
by el48tel
Tue Jul 27, 2021 7:04 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Echinopsis Subdenudata
Replies: 29
Views: 1087

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.