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by ralphrmartin
Mon Jul 26, 2021 5:13 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Euphorbia gottlebei flowers
Replies: 5
Views: 185

Re: Euphorbia gottlebei flowers

Perhaps some clones are better behaved than others. :roll:
by ralphrmartin
Mon Jul 26, 2021 5:11 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: www.bihrmann.com
Replies: 7
Views: 490

Re: www.bihrmann.com

It's the relaxation of being retired! :grin:
by ralphrmartin
Mon Jul 26, 2021 5:10 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Lithops dorothea C124
Replies: 4
Views: 202

Re: Lithops dorothea C124

Fascinating. You could make a collection out of just of this one species.
by ralphrmartin
Mon Jul 26, 2021 5:09 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Almost a full house
Replies: 10
Views: 322

Re: Almost a full house

Rather a splendid sight, I must say!
by ralphrmartin
Sun Jul 25, 2021 5:23 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Cricket loam for Aztekiums, Lophophoras etc.
Replies: 13
Views: 436

Re: Cricket loam for Aztekiums, Lophophoras etc.

Seems like the next word in this sequence is Cricket, Crockett, Crackpot... And yes, in the days of clay pots, people were known to smash clay pots to bits and add them to the compost, although my dad used broken brick, as it didn't have the sharp edges that crushed pots were liable to. Similar to c...
by ralphrmartin
Sun Jul 25, 2021 5:20 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Some Stapeliads today
Replies: 31
Views: 737

Re: Some Stapeliads today

Gosh, a free advert! :grin:

I'd much rather swap than sell - I too am after interesting stapeliads. :grin:
by ralphrmartin
Sun Jul 25, 2021 5:16 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Euphorbia gottlebei flowers
Replies: 5
Views: 185

Re: Euphorbia gottlebei flowers

It's a nice plant, but tends to sprawl rather than growing upright.
by ralphrmartin
Sat Jul 24, 2021 5:02 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: www.bihrmann.com
Replies: 7
Views: 490

Re: www.bihrmann.com

Pattock wrote:
Wed Jul 21, 2021 8:06 pm
Wow, his first news item was on 24/12/2002.
A newcomer, then. :grin: The wayback machine first archived my website in 1996... :grin:
https://web.archive.org/web/19961221203 ... .cf.ac.uk/
by ralphrmartin
Sat Jul 24, 2021 4:56 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Brian Hill (South Wales Branch) RIP
Replies: 5
Views: 296

Re: Brian Hill (South Wales Branch) RIP

Sad to hear indeed. Brian was a mainstay of the South Wales Branch, in no little part due to Anne's support. If anyone from South Wales is reading this, please pass on my condolences to Anne.
by ralphrmartin
Fri Jul 23, 2021 7:31 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Aloe haworthioides?
Replies: 7
Views: 219

Re: Aloe haworthioides?

Not like typical haworthioides flowers, I'm afraid (sorry this is not a close up):
Aloe haworthioides.jpg