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by GiacomoP
Sun Mar 14, 2021 8:09 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: MSG BULLETIN AND 2021 SEED LIST
Replies: 20
Views: 1103

Re: MSG BULLETIN AND 2021 SEED LIST

Roatavator wrote:
Sat Mar 13, 2021 7:42 pm
Thanks everyone. We’ve had some very nice comments about the content of the Seed List, all of the team are very grateful for your good wishes.
We all appreciate your work. It makes the world go round. Many thanks indeed!!!!
Giac
by GiacomoP
Sat Feb 20, 2021 10:31 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Pelargonium flowers
Replies: 4
Views: 313

Re: Pelargonium flowers

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by GiacomoP
Fri Feb 19, 2021 5:26 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Miniature Lachenalias
Replies: 21
Views: 957

Re: Miniature Lachenalias

Beautiful plants Ralph!!
I made a mistake, my rubida is indeed a bulbifera (now bifolia).
Lachenalia are nice and undemanding plants, and give plenty of colour during winter. I also use them as cut flower at home. Than you forget for few months during summer.
Giac
by GiacomoP
Fri Feb 19, 2021 10:03 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Miniature Lachenalias
Replies: 21
Views: 957

Re: Miniature Lachenalias

Trachyandra flexifolia.jpg
This is not a Lachenalia but a Trachyandra, probably flexifolia (perhaps jacquiniana?).
Beautiful leaves !
Giac
by GiacomoP
Fri Feb 19, 2021 10:01 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Miniature Lachenalias
Replies: 21
Views: 957

Re: Miniature Lachenalias

Lachenalia spendida.jpg
Lachenalia splendida !!!
by GiacomoP
Fri Feb 19, 2021 10:00 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Miniature Lachenalias
Replies: 21
Views: 957

Re: Miniature Lachenalias

Lachenalia rubida.jpg
Lachenalia rubida, now punctata
by GiacomoP
Fri Feb 19, 2021 9:59 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Miniature Lachenalias
Replies: 21
Views: 957

Re: Miniature Lachenalias

Lachenalia quadricolor.jpg
Lachenalia quadricolor (2).jpeg
Two Lachenalia quadricolor
by GiacomoP
Fri Feb 19, 2021 9:58 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Miniature Lachenalias
Replies: 21
Views: 957

Re: Miniature Lachenalias

Lachenalia obscura
Lachenalia obscura.jpg
Lachenalia obscura (2).jpg
by GiacomoP
Fri Feb 19, 2021 9:57 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Miniature Lachenalias
Replies: 21
Views: 957

Re: Miniature Lachenalias

Here the normal form of Lachenalia carnosa
Lachenalia carnosa.jpeg
by GiacomoP
Wed Feb 17, 2021 9:38 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Miniature Lachenalias
Replies: 21
Views: 957

Re: Miniature Lachenalias

I've found the best way to keep them compact is to put them in a small pot, or a generously populated community pot. thanks Astro, this is exactly what i observed. it is an very interesting point of view! It might even not be far away from the wild situation in which starved plants get smaller and ...