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by Patricia-CR
Thu Mar 03, 2011 7:33 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Hoodia pilifera in flowers
Replies: 7
Views: 2544

Re: Hoodia pilifera in flowers

Phillipe, that plant is wonderful!! Thanks! (tu) Love the contrast of the color of the flowers and its color.
by Patricia-CR
Tue Mar 01, 2011 11:50 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: What lies beneath - Agave
Replies: 6
Views: 2199

Re: What lies beneath - Agave

Beautiful plants and pups!! (tu)
by Patricia-CR
Tue Mar 01, 2011 4:49 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: What's the place where you live like?
Replies: 22
Views: 5131

Re: What's the place where you live like?

DWDogwood, sounds perfect there. I should visit the U.S. West Coast! Lindsey, thanks! Brian, so it's pretty cold all year round. And, yes, the weather's been crazy for quite a few years now, all over the world :sad: Those Agaves of yours are winners!! I agree, Aiko, :grin: for what I've learn here, ...
by Patricia-CR
Tue Mar 01, 2011 3:00 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: What's the place where you live like?
Replies: 22
Views: 5131

Re: What's the place where you live like?

Thanks, Aiko. I made the correction in the post :wink: . I was answering Dot's question, talking about certain agaves being very tolerant to Costa Rica's weather (temperature usually ranges between 12º to 28ª C, with slight changes depending on the Northern Hemisphere climate and on the altitude of ...
by Patricia-CR
Tue Mar 01, 2011 12:40 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Turbinicapus
Replies: 9
Views: 2777

Re: Turbinicapus

Daryl, lovely cactus and great pics!! Love 'em, I really like the small ones (tu)
by Patricia-CR
Tue Mar 01, 2011 12:32 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: What's the place where you live like?
Replies: 22
Views: 5131

Re: What's the place where you live like?

It's really interesting to learn under the conditions that each one of us live, and how we struggle to provide these gorgeous plants the closest to their real habitat environment, and how they adapt to certain conditions too. Of course, casualties are unavoidable :???: But the good thing is that, no...
by Patricia-CR
Sun Feb 27, 2011 12:17 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: What's the place where you live like?
Replies: 22
Views: 5131

What's the place where you live like?

I've seen people here in the forums from around the world, which is very interesting. So, how's the place where you live like for growing cactus and succulents? What steps should you take in order to keep them healthy and alive? I live in Costa Rica, Central America. Tropical weather with two seaso...
by Patricia-CR
Fri Feb 18, 2011 5:35 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: The 3 worst cultural mistakes you've done?
Replies: 41
Views: 7473

Re: The 3 worst cultural mistakes you've done?

:lol: sorry, but some of the mistakes are just way too funny... (tu)
by Patricia-CR
Tue Feb 15, 2011 1:04 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: The 3 worst cultural mistakes you've done?
Replies: 41
Views: 7473

Re: The 3 worst cultural mistakes you've done?

Lobman, thanks!

I'm learning a lot from you succulent lovers!!

Gosh, learning the hard way at least has its positive side: we learn the lesson for good (hope so). What is really nice is that none of us has given up in spite of all of our drawbacks with our succulent beauties (tu) :wink: