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by AndrewB
Wed Jun 23, 2021 6:39 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Guess the Epi
Replies: 4
Views: 300

Re: Guess the Epi

Thanks Tony, it does look similar, although there are hints of yellow/orange in the centre and the edges look paler.

The subtle differences could be accounted for by differing light intensities and feeding regimes I suppose.

I think I shall label it as ‘possibly Fantasy’.
by AndrewB
Tue Jun 22, 2021 7:00 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Guess the Epi
Replies: 4
Views: 300

Guess the Epi

Hi, Can anyone identify this Epi? I bought it on EBay.co.uk from a British supplier as E.’Fantasie’ which it clearly isn’t. Fantasie being an orange hybrid. I was hugely disapointed it wasn’t what I bought, as it started to open, but by the time it had fully opened I was delighted, what a flower!! I...
by AndrewB
Fri May 28, 2021 2:55 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Ferocactus rescue success
Replies: 1
Views: 209

Re: Ferocactus rescue success

Hi,

Nice flowers!

As a bit of a beginner to Ferocacti, I would say it looks like glaucescens to me.

Rod & Ken Preston-Mafham seem to agree in their book, so to do Clive Innes & Charles Glass by the looks of things.
by AndrewB
Wed May 26, 2021 6:23 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Cristate seedling?
Replies: 4
Views: 418

Re: Cristate seedling?

Thanks Ed :grin:

You have got some unusual plants there!
by AndrewB
Mon May 24, 2021 10:07 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Flowers!
Replies: 37
Views: 1818

Re: Flowers!

It did the same last year, later flowers were normal and rather spectacular.
by AndrewB
Mon May 24, 2021 6:37 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Flowers!
Replies: 37
Views: 1818

Re: Flowers!

Another Chamae or two:
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C.’Lincoln Ace’
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A rather ragged C.’Lincoln Friend’
by AndrewB
Mon May 24, 2021 6:35 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Flowers!
Replies: 37
Views: 1818

Re: Flowers!

Ed, they are approximately 6 to 7.5 cm (2.5 to 3 inches).
by AndrewB
Mon May 24, 2021 6:32 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Cristate seedling?
Replies: 4
Views: 418

Cristate seedling?

I wonder if this Echinopsis ancistrophora MN20 seedling is going cristate?
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by AndrewB
Sun May 23, 2021 10:08 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Sulcorebutia krugeri 'Brown form'
Replies: 4
Views: 337

Re: Sulcorebutia krugeri 'Brown form'

That’s got quite long spines, are the longest ones centrals? Can’t quite see from the photo.
by AndrewB
Sun May 23, 2021 10:06 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Lobivia chrysochete MN133?
Replies: 3
Views: 313

Re: Lobivia chrysochete MN133?

That’s a beauty. I expect your pleased with it!

I have a few seedlings of chrysochete but no where near flowering size.