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by el48tel
Wed May 05, 2021 4:21 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Eriosyce
Replies: 38
Views: 1001

Re: Eriosyce

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by el48tel
Wed May 05, 2021 1:05 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Has anyone tried the peat-free John Innes?
Replies: 31
Views: 804

Re: Has anyone tried the peat-free John Innes?

I see that on Friday 14th, Gardeners World is looking at the issue of the use of peat in the horticultural industry.
by el48tel
Tue May 04, 2021 6:31 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Eriosyce
Replies: 38
Views: 1001

Re: Eriosyce

And spectabilis ..... it is
by el48tel
Tue May 04, 2021 5:35 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Has anyone tried the peat-free John Innes?
Replies: 31
Views: 804

Re: Has anyone tried the peat-free John Innes?

I have a problem with 'labels', or should I say, 'mislabels' which include the fudge words 'free' 'lite' 'new' 'improved' "0%" 'less" "more" etc when used to sell the same stuff under a different label at an increased price or new crap stuff with the the same label except for a weaselword hidden in ...
by el48tel
Tue May 04, 2021 9:41 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: The Mesembs thread: from seed to flower
Replies: 16
Views: 1536

Re: The Mesembs thread: from seed to flower

I'll be absolutely ecstatic if the seeds I planted a couple of weeks ago achieve that by this time next year.
by el48tel
Tue May 04, 2021 9:39 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Stenocacti
Replies: 4
Views: 181

Re: Stenocacti

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by el48tel
Sun May 02, 2021 6:08 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Dull, dull, dull
Replies: 23
Views: 869

Re: Dull, dull, dull

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by el48tel
Sun May 02, 2021 5:01 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Eriosyce
Replies: 38
Views: 1001

Re: Eriosyce

That was certainly worth waiting for
by el48tel
Sun May 02, 2021 5:00 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Has anyone tried the peat-free John Innes?
Replies: 31
Views: 804

Re: Has anyone tried the peat-free John Innes?

FredG wrote:
Sun May 02, 2021 3:30 pm
ragamala wrote:
Sun May 02, 2021 12:27 pm
Why is this off-topic?
Why is it called John Innes? It's like taking an egg sandwich, removing the egg, adding cheese and calling it an egg free egg sandwich. :sad:
Agreed.
And yes lumps of wood, plastic and materials not fitting any categories are also not my idea of compost either.