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by sechjoh
Mon Jan 07, 2008 2:27 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: A mix of seeds in plastic bags - I
Replies: 33
Views: 5541

Re: A mix of seeds in plastic bags

Thank you.

Well, the weather here is dark and damp and it seems that the sun will be behind clouds for weeks, and rain is in the air :(

It's nice to have artificial light to grow under, and the days getting longer every day now :)
by sechjoh
Mon Jan 07, 2008 2:07 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Bumps on bumps
Replies: 26
Views: 4154

Re: Bumps on bumps

Nice picture of that hairy little guy :)

Canon 20D, thats a nice housing, and the MP-E 65, well that's macro for real.
by sechjoh
Mon Jan 07, 2008 9:09 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: A mix of seeds in plastic bags - I
Replies: 33
Views: 5541

A mix of seeds in plastic bags - I

This is the first time I try the plastic bag method and I am very exited :) Yes, it's a very strange mix of seeds, I know. I use a 50/50 mix of red lava and perlite as potting medium in 7X7cm pots, nuce them in the microwave for some minutes. This is the seed list: - Astrophytum asterias - Cumulopun...
by sechjoh
Mon Jan 07, 2008 6:45 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Bumps on bumps
Replies: 26
Views: 4154

Re: Bumps on bumps

That's really impressive ::o What camera do you use?
by sechjoh
Sun Jan 06, 2008 10:57 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: New to this forum...
Replies: 31
Views: 5567

Re: New to this forum...

Well, you got some nice and different genus as well, Julie :) Yes, that's a lot of windowsill, I know :D I've put up some shelves in the window for the plants. In one window I've got 10 deg C at the moment for the sleeping ones :) I have 4 Melocactus and all of them flowered this summer, but no pict...
by sechjoh
Sun Jan 06, 2008 10:07 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Plants of the Year
Replies: 64
Views: 7685

Re: Plants of the Year

This year was the first year a cacti flower for me, 8 of them, but my favorite was this one - a night flower :)

by sechjoh
Sun Jan 06, 2008 9:26 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: New to this forum...
Replies: 31
Views: 5567

Re: New to this forum...

Thank you all for the warm welcome!! About my self :shift: Well, I am 40+ and live in a flat, so I am a windowsill grower. I live in Västerås, Sweden so it's very dark here at the moment :) When I was 17 years old I worked as a gardener, but working with robots right now. In between I worked as a ph...
by sechjoh
Sat Jan 05, 2008 8:07 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: New to this forum...
Replies: 31
Views: 5567

New to this forum...

Hello all.

I'm new here and in many ways a newbie in cacti & succulents. Be patient with me and my questions :tweed: