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The Mesembs thread: from seed to flower

Post by sechjoh » Sat Oct 24, 2020 3:33 pm

This is my start with mesembs this time :)

This 3 species was sown 17 days ago...
Lithops herrei C 235
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Lithops herrei C 235

Lithops amicorum TS 67
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Lithops amicorum TS 67

Lithops julii ssp. fulleri v. rouxii C 324
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Lithops julii ssp. fulleri v. rouxii C 324
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Re: The Mesembs thread: from seed to flower

Post by iann » Sun Oct 25, 2020 9:32 pm

Looking good so far, but would be much quicker to go from flower to seed :lol:
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Post by sechjoh » Thu Oct 29, 2020 6:50 pm

This 3 species was sown 19 days ago...
Titanopsis calcarea (Large).JPG
Titanopsis calcarea
Aloinopsis malherbei (Large).JPG
Aloinopsis malherbei
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Bijlia tugwelliae
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Post by sechjoh » Fri Nov 20, 2020 4:08 pm

These three species were sown 41 days ago...

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Titanopsis calcarea
Titanopsis hugo-schlechteri-2020-11-20 (Large).JPG
Titanopsis hugo-schlechteri
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Titanopsis luederitzii
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Re: The Mesembs thread: from seed to flower

Post by colser » Fri Nov 20, 2020 6:31 pm

Looking good, thanks for sharing
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Post by yonnoy » Wed Nov 25, 2020 11:05 am

Hello, could you comment how to care seedlings of Titanopsis and Lithops? For example, % of shade, how often and how water them.
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Post by sechjoh » Mon Feb 22, 2021 10:30 am

I'm sorry I missed your post :oops:

I grow my plants in very special conditions. I use artificial light, only artificial light, and water my plants every 10 days. I perform some experiments with fans and sensors to get good conditions for my plants.

I do not have a greenhouse or a garden but grow my plants indoors.

If I will succeed, the future will show :)
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Post by sechjoh » Fri Mar 12, 2021 12:22 pm

The count in days are not from germination, it's from the day the seeds was sowed :)

Lithops schwantesii v. urikosensis 'kunjasensis' C 186
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Re: The Mesembs thread: from seed to flower

Post by colser » Fri Mar 12, 2021 12:57 pm

cracking photos
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Re: The Mesembs thread: from seed to flower

Post by sechjoh » Sat Mar 13, 2021 7:07 am

colser wrote:
Fri Mar 12, 2021 12:57 pm
cracking photos
Thank you :)

These seeds were purchased as Aloinopsis luckhoffii RH 3333 (Steinkopf, RSA, 900m).
Terry S. wrote:
Fri Nov 20, 2020 12:59 pm
I would be surprised if the Aloinopsis luckhoffii was really from Steinkopf. So do you believe the name or the locality? If the locality then perhaps Stomatium alboroseum has been misidentified.
Somehow I lost interest in these plants, but I took care of them anyway
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Stomatium alboroseum?
*The count in days are not from germination, it's from the day the seeds was sowed.
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