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by Jura
Sat May 08, 2021 8:42 pm
Forum: Small Opuntias (Tephrocactus Study Group)
Topic: Small spots on tephrocactus geometricus
Replies: 2
Views: 514

Small spots on tephrocactus geometricus

Hey guys, So I made sure that this one was overwintered as dry as possible, no water, further away from humidity of the windowsill. However over last couple of months I'm noticing blackish spots, I'm afraid of rot. One cladode is strong and firm, while the one that I am concerned about much softer a...
by Jura
Tue May 04, 2021 4:19 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Greenhouse shading
Replies: 7
Views: 568

Re: Greenhouse shading

I realised that I don't have any new photos of my greenhouse, just the ones from gloomy dark November and February snow πŸ˜³πŸ˜… I'm not too worried about mihanovichii, although I do miss the green tint. I'm a little worried about other ones who are coloured in brick color. I realised that again I didn't ...
by Jura
Mon May 03, 2021 12:39 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Greenhouse shading
Replies: 7
Views: 568

Greenhouse shading

Hey all! Hope you are well and safe!! So my partner built me a greenhouse back in November and I brought majority of my cacti there in March. I've started noticing that a lot of my gymnocalycium got sun stressed, all mihanovichii tanned themselves in brick red and some other gymnos are quite reddish...
by Jura
Mon May 03, 2021 12:28 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Gymnocalycium Papschii in bloom
Replies: 5
Views: 509

Re: Gymnocalycium Papschii in bloom

Of course!

I took few more as I'm considering submitting this one to the cacti show, its a bit intimidating and scary πŸ˜³πŸ˜…
by Jura
Fri Apr 30, 2021 8:40 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Gymnocalycium Papschii in bloom
Replies: 5
Views: 509

Gymnocalycium Papschii in bloom

Hi all,

This gymnocalycium is one of my favourites, and it also has a very nice scent, I thought my nose was deceiving me , but no, could smell roses 😊
by Jura
Tue Apr 27, 2021 7:00 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Turbinicarpus Schwartzii
Replies: 2
Views: 248

Re: Turbinicarpus Schwartzii

Yeah, the spines are particularly gnarly at the bottom, I nearly wanted to pot it up a little higher so they could be more on display πŸ˜…
by Jura
Mon Apr 26, 2021 9:40 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Habitat plants on ebay
Replies: 8
Views: 685

Re: Habitat plants on ebay

I skimmed through his listings. He seems to be selling them from his own land.. I'm not sure what laws are in America about digging up cacti from your own land.. it sad state of affairs though, if it was my land and my cacti I'd leave it be, on a bright side, prices are so high that he's more than l...
by Jura
Mon Apr 26, 2021 9:31 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Turbinicarpus Schwartzii
Replies: 2
Views: 248

Turbinicarpus Schwartzii

Just wanted to show off my newest addition, got this as a birthday present from my partner ( I'm blessed with his patience). Even though he is cursing at my never ending prancing around cacti and rolling the eyes when I'm speaking about growth rates,flowers and pests, he still managed to muster this...
by Jura
Sun Apr 25, 2021 12:10 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Cacti identification thread
Replies: 52
Views: 3977

9Re: Cacti identification thread

Hey guys,

My unnamed echinofossulocactus finally flowered. Just wondering if anybody can identify 😊
by Jura
Mon Apr 12, 2021 7:50 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Cacti identification thread
Replies: 52
Views: 3977

Re: Cacti identification thread

I pm'ed one of the forum moderators pleading to pin this thread. Fingers crossed it will be done :)