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by HaoBao
Fri Mar 19, 2021 8:20 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Dioscorea Elephantipes
Replies: 24
Views: 1084

Dioscorea Elephantipes

Is there a good time to change the soil on a Dioscoria Elephantipes? I want to have a more inorganic mix as I’m worried it might rot

Mine has just started putting out a new stem.
by HaoBao
Thu Mar 18, 2021 12:58 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Mammillaria talk tonight
Replies: 22
Views: 914

Re: Mammillaria talk tonight

Would you like me to advertise it on the BCSS Reddit page too Al?
by HaoBao
Wed Mar 17, 2021 9:40 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: DKG, great response for new members
Replies: 10
Views: 785

Re: DKG, great response for new members

Have you seen the google translate app? I only used to use it at work for translating a few words for reading floorplans but it’s pretty amazing. You can get a real time translation through your phone camera (I guess tablet too although I haven’t tried). Not the best if there are pages and pages of ...
by HaoBao
Wed Mar 17, 2021 2:52 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Don't forget the On-Line talk on tuesday
Replies: 279
Views: 21774

Re: Don't forget the On-Line talk on tuesday

Ok thanks Chris, I put the adverts on Reddit and every week different people ask. Is there a way for me to find out myself rather than keep asking here?
by HaoBao
Wed Mar 17, 2021 12:09 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Don't forget the On-Line talk on tuesday
Replies: 279
Views: 21774

Re: Don't forget the On-Line talk on tuesday

The last one wasn’t recorded was it? People are asking again
by HaoBao
Tue Mar 16, 2021 4:18 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Don't forget the On-Line talk on tuesday
Replies: 279
Views: 21774

Re: Don't forget the On-Line talk on tuesday

I just put the advert for the talk on Reddit, there are 312 users on the BCSS subreddit now.
by HaoBao
Mon Mar 15, 2021 7:06 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Looking after members interests.
Replies: 40
Views: 1399

Re: Looking after members interests.

Pattock, as for a potential figurehead this is her Twitter if anyone wants to contact As she has 600,000 Twitter followers and I have a slightly bewildered 2, I am not sure I can play this social media game correctly. Don’t worry Pattock, I saw some other wannabe influencer got more followers after...
by HaoBao
Mon Mar 15, 2021 5:57 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Looking after members interests.
Replies: 40
Views: 1399

Re: Looking after members interests.

I just had a quick look for ariocarpus on eBay and a seller is asking $15 (US) to cover the CITES and Phyto from Thailand to the US but they say they ship worldwide. Is that wrong or too cheap?

The eBay seller was:

seller:a_little_of_each
by HaoBao
Mon Mar 15, 2021 5:41 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Looking after members interests.
Replies: 40
Views: 1399

Re: Looking after members interests.

I didn’t come up with the idea of a petition, just wondered what was going to be asked of the government. Could the U.K. say people can import to the U.K. without a phyto but the EU could refuse exports from the U.K.? Do the phytosanitary certificates help stop diseases/viruses etc.. from being brou...
by HaoBao
Mon Mar 15, 2021 3:33 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Looking after members interests.
Replies: 40
Views: 1399

Re: Looking after members interests.

Pattock, as for a potential figurehead this is her Twitter if anyone wants to contact