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by Tony R
Tue Apr 27, 2021 7:03 pm
Forum: News & Events
Topic: TSG Zoom-meeting 2021 (9th May)
Replies: 4
Views: 148

Re: TSG Zoom-meeting 2021 (9th May)

Aiko wrote:
Tue Apr 27, 2021 6:18 pm
Are these short talks, or is each an hour (or so) long?
Each one should be 30 minutes or less. Thanks.
by Tony R
Tue Apr 27, 2021 4:47 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Sulcorebutias today
Replies: 17
Views: 424

Re: Sulcorebutias today

A wonderful range of choice plants! (tu) and great photos too! (tu)
by Tony R
Tue Apr 27, 2021 4:44 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: A couple of small Mammillarias
Replies: 5
Views: 258

Re: A couple of small Mammillarias

Great, Diane. All your small white-spined, pink-flowered mamms are looking magnificent this year (as always!) just like your herrerae yesterday. (tu) (tu)
by Tony R
Tue Apr 27, 2021 7:17 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Candy stripes and lemon
Replies: 4
Views: 228

Re: Candy stripes and lemon

Lovely, Ross. The rewards of a new greenhouse?
by Tony R
Sat Apr 17, 2021 4:46 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: What happened here
Replies: 20
Views: 554

Re: What happened here

See Ali Baba's thread today for an example of this species growing well. Nicely pot bound. https://forum.bcss.org.uk/viewtopic.php?f=1&t=171433 I last grew some from seed more than 10 years ago - I remenber keeping 9 seedlings rather than the usual two or three. One by one, year by year, they passed...
by Tony R
Thu Apr 15, 2021 12:06 pm
Forum: News & Events
Topic: North West Cactus Mart and Mesemb Show
Replies: 7
Views: 2285

Re: North West Cactus Mart and Mesemb Show

BCSS Northern Show in four months time, first I've heard about it. We're fast becoming a secret society! Have I missed something? Stuart It was advertised in the April BCSS eNews: CactusWorldLIVE 28–29 August 2021 This summer, CactusWorldLIVE ‘A succulent adventure’ will be held in the north-west o...
by Tony R
Sun Apr 11, 2021 5:53 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Whatever it’s called has flowered
Replies: 12
Views: 598

Re: Whatever it’s called has flowered

I managed to eliminate them and their self-rooted plantlets from my collection and propagation house after about thirty years! :wink:
by Tony R
Sun Apr 11, 2021 2:23 pm
Forum: Aloes, Gasteria, Haworthia Etc (The Haworthia Society)
Topic: One for Tony
Replies: 2
Views: 1174

Re: One for Tony

x Gasteraloe 'Twilight Zone' (note spelling of Twilight) is one of Kelly Griffin's aloe/gasteria hybrids.
The flowers look okay to me for a x Gasteraloe flower but I have not actually seen this one myself.
by Tony R
Sun Apr 11, 2021 12:01 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Gymnocalycium id
Replies: 12
Views: 537

Re: Gymnocalycium id

Many of these plants originate from Dutch nurseries. Here are just a few (hundred thousand) G. baldianum at one of them.

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by Tony R
Wed Apr 07, 2021 7:23 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Pterocactus - Jewels of the Cono Sur [download]
Replies: 17
Views: 809

Re: Pterocactus - Jewels of the Cono Sur [download]

Superb! On behalf of all friends of the TSG (Tephrocactus Study Group) and all lovers of small opuntias, thank you so much, Elisabeth and Norbert. Let's hope we can all meet again in person in a future year.

Best wishes,