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by Sheila
Sun Jul 01, 2018 5:44 pm
Forum: Monthly Photo Competitions
Topic: June 2018 – My most beautiful flower
Replies: 24
Views: 20995

Re: June 2018 – My most beautiful flower

Hi, Thank you to everyone who entered June's photo competition. There were some great entries of really stunning flowers. I should have known of course that I would be faced with an impossible choice at the end of the month. So a few that I liked. Liz M's Echeveria was a beautiful photograph and I a...
by Sheila
Tue Jun 05, 2018 10:13 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Essex Succulent Review
Replies: 4
Views: 1367

Re: Essex Succulent Review

Hi,

Thank you all for your comments, and for taking the time to post.

Best wishes,

Sheila
by Sheila
Sat Jun 02, 2018 9:28 pm
Forum: Monthly Photo Competitions
Topic: June 2018 – My most beautiful flower
Replies: 24
Views: 20995

June 2018 – My most beautiful flower

Hi,

The topic for June is 'My most beautiful flower'. So any pictures of beautiful flower(s) please.

Best wishes,

Sheila
by Sheila
Sat Jun 02, 2018 9:27 pm
Forum: Monthly Photo Competitions
Topic: May 2018 - Gloss
Replies: 12
Views: 13109

Re: May 2018 - Gloss

Hi again,
Inspiration is a little thin on the ground at the moment, so for the topic for June I am going to choose 'My most beautiful flower'.

I'll start a new thread for this.

Best wishes,
by Sheila
Sat Jun 02, 2018 12:19 am
Forum: Monthly Photo Competitions
Topic: May 2018 - Gloss
Replies: 12
Views: 13109

Re: May 2018 - Gloss

Hi,

Thank you Rod. It was certainly glosssy, but I must admit I didn't think I was likely to win. I have only just seen this so will come back as soon as possible with a new subject.

Best wishes,
by Sheila
Fri Jun 01, 2018 11:11 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Essex Succulent Review
Replies: 4
Views: 1367

Essex Succulent Review

Hi, Just to let you know that the June issue of the ESR is now available to download at https://www.essexsucculentreview.org.uk This issue includes the first part of a two part article on Adenia by Nick Gash (NickG on the forum) together with an article on Sclerocactus by Colin Parker, whose Scleroc...
by Sheila
Mon May 21, 2018 7:46 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: ID please
Replies: 4
Views: 1484

Re: ID please

Hi, Thank you for your responses. I too thought it might be a Lobivia when I first bought it, but the buds and flower tube are not hairy (I should perhaps have said that in my original post). So I wonder if it is a Sulco, and Christer's suggestion of S. tarijensis would seem to be a good one. Best w...
by Sheila
Sun May 20, 2018 11:08 pm
Forum: Monthly Photo Competitions
Topic: May 2018 - Gloss
Replies: 12
Views: 13109

Re: May 2018 - Gloss

Hi,

This is a little Gasteraloe which I spotted in a garden centre and immediately thought of this competition.
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by Sheila
Sun May 20, 2018 10:58 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: ID please
Replies: 4
Views: 1484

ID please

Hi,

Flowering yesterday for the first time, but could anyone tell me what it is please.
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Many thanks
by Sheila
Thu Apr 19, 2018 9:39 pm
Forum: Monthly Photo Competitions
Topic: April 2018 - Mammillarias
Replies: 11
Views: 11091

Re: April 2018 - Mammillarias

When I grow up I want to be a beautiful plant like Diane's
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Me too
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Best wishes,