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by fero
Fri Jul 30, 2021 8:37 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Sinningia leucotricha
Replies: 21
Views: 1236

Re: Sinningia leucotricha

That name is very appropriate . Mine growing in the Polly tunnel sometimes look very dead. They don't seem to like it outside overwinter with me. Maybe to wet? They soon recover from looking brown and withered, in the spring. Growing well in shade. I think they might do well in the right dry shady s...
by fero
Sun Jul 25, 2021 5:38 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Euphorbia gottlebei flowers
Replies: 5
Views: 216

Re: Euphorbia gottlebei flowers

A side view, not very good pic, it doesn't photograph well.
I'm a bit of a euphorbia nut , so I like it.
Ralph, your plant is a giant so will sprawl a bit, I'll have to put up my next greenhouse, before mine gets that big, though I think I've got a bit of time :wink:
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by fero
Sun Jul 25, 2021 4:33 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Euphorbia gottlebei flowers
Replies: 5
Views: 216

Euphorbia gottlebei flowers

Euphorbia gottlebei . Quite tricky to get a decent photo of these flowers, I'm happy with this one.
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by fero
Tue Jul 20, 2021 8:50 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: What species are these cacti? Please Help!
Replies: 5
Views: 402

Re: What species are these cacti? Please Help!

As David suggests for first a third, not sure about the other two .
by fero
Wed Jul 14, 2021 9:05 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Setiechinopsis mirabilis
Replies: 11
Views: 298

Re: Setiechinopsis mirabilis

That's beautifull Terry liking the slightly longer video. I said they should have got you to film the moon flower opening.
Thank you (tu)
by fero
Tue Jul 13, 2021 8:57 pm
Forum: Small Opuntias (Tephrocactus Study Group)
Topic: Opuntia molesta
Replies: 2
Views: 151

Re: Opuntia Molesta

The contrast between the flower and those spines is fantastic,
Love it :grin:
by fero
Tue Jul 13, 2021 8:44 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: William's Cactus NEGATIVE review
Replies: 21
Views: 996

Re: William's Cactus NEGATIVE review

As Chris said I hope he's alright. I've bought plants from him in the past, mainly selling on plants from someone's collection. Good plants. Never purchased from the Web site as stated its not updated. Calling him sounds like good advice. Always was decent with me. I've met him a couple of times at ...
by fero
Mon Jul 12, 2021 8:50 pm
Forum: Monthly Photo Competitions
Topic: July 2021 - long and spindly
Replies: 5
Views: 321

Re: July 2021 - long and spindly

Hi Darren
This is long and spindely, definitely awkward to photograph. The flower has gone over :roll:
Maybe I'll catch the next one :smile:
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by fero
Fri Jul 09, 2021 10:38 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Grown from a single leaf
Replies: 2
Views: 218

Grown from a single leaf

Grown from a leaf . ten leaves produced about 20 plants .not all have done as well as this one, though about six have,
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by fero
Fri Jul 09, 2021 10:25 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Cactus Growing too Big
Replies: 12
Views: 632

Re: Cactus Growing too Big

That sounds like my kind of fun Paul. Where there's a will there's a way. No cactus to big to be left behind, :grin: