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by Stuart
Tue Jul 20, 2021 9:56 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Gymnocalycium ragonesei
Replies: 7
Views: 362

Re: Gymnocalycium ragonesei

Gymnocalycium Ragonesei Jul21.JPG
The lower half of mine looks like someone's let the air out of it!

Stuart
by Stuart
Tue Jul 20, 2021 9:52 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Copiapoa krainziana
Replies: 3
Views: 295

Re: Copiapoa krainziana

I've two soft spined ones, the larger one in the foreground has flowered well over the summer. It was originally a seedling from Ken Burke. The Copiapoa in the left-hand corner was another of Ken's seedlings and flowers prolifically. It's a hybrid from Ken's seed when he had a single Krainziana in f...
by Stuart
Mon Jul 19, 2021 2:35 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Misidentified Mammillaria
Replies: 3
Views: 169

Re: Misidentified Mammillaria

Looks like a Parodia, one of the hook-spined ones so something like P.Mutabilis is a reasonable name.

Stuart
by Stuart
Sat Jul 17, 2021 6:30 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: CactusWorld Live booking is open!
Replies: 21
Views: 1027

Re: CactusWorld Live booking is open!

Just to duplicate what I've already written on the 'News & Events' section. Tickets are selling very quickly and will sell out well in advance for the Cactus World weekend. There's currently only about 80 left for the Saturday morning and most of the earlier weekends are already sold out. If you pla...
by Stuart
Sat Jul 17, 2021 6:23 pm
Forum: News & Events
Topic: Cactus event at RHS Bridgewater this August?
Replies: 12
Views: 1142

Re: Cactus event at RHS Bridgewater this August?

Tickets are going very fast, currently only 89 left for the Saturday Cactus World morning. Tickets for the next few weekend time slots are mostly sold out. This place is new and very popular and the Cactus World weekend will sell out well in advance, particularly as it's a bank holiday weekend. It'l...
by Stuart
Sat Jul 17, 2021 6:10 pm
Forum: News & Events
Topic: Hyde Hall Gardens Essex Zone Display and Plant Sale - July 24th & 25th
Replies: 2
Views: 177

Re: Hyde Hall Gardens Essex Zone Display and Plant Sale - July 24th & 25th

Tickets seem to go very quickly when it comes to the last few days. There's only 10 tickets left for this Sunday morning out of about 700. If tickets sell as well for next Sunday the morning time slots will sell out so I'd advise booking tickets now while there are still plenty available. Turning up...
by Stuart
Thu Jul 15, 2021 11:12 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Ferocactus I.D.?
Replies: 4
Views: 193

Re: Ferocactus I.D.?

My first thought was Echinocactus Ingens, anyone else got any other suggestions.

Stuart
by Stuart
Thu Jul 15, 2021 12:21 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Some Stapeliads today
Replies: 9
Views: 340

Re: Some Stapeliads today

Huernia 'Speckled Jim' was a hybrid from Miles Anderson in Tucson, named after a pigeon!

Stuart
by Stuart
Wed Jul 14, 2021 5:24 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Red flower?
Replies: 15
Views: 586

Re: Red flower?

Very occasionally, there will be a red flowered one but the normal colour is purple as in the photo. There is a white flowered one which sometimes has a different name. Where did you see the description as red?

Stuart
by Stuart
Tue Jul 13, 2021 12:34 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: William's Cactus NEGATIVE review
Replies: 21
Views: 894

Re: William's Cactus NEGATIVE review

Strange, I don't use Facebook and I don't think Craig is on the Forum, anyone know what's happening?

Stuart