Another hello from Devon

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DevonDave
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Another hello from Devon

Post by DevonDave » Mon Dec 10, 2018 9:21 pm

Hi everyone,

I'm from Devon and the partner of Conolady who introduced herself a couple of months back. I've finally gotten 'round to doing an intro for myself. I've been growing succulents for almost 20 years and almost from the start I was drawn towards Pachypodiums and Adeniums in particular but also other succulents from Africa and Madagascar. I enjoy raising plants from seed especially and also producing my own seed. Here a few pics of my collection and some favourite plants.

Cheers, DevonDave
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A,arabicum.jpg
adenium-obesum.JPG
Aobesum1.jpg
A.obesum2.jpg
Pdensiflorum2.JPG
densiflorum.jpg
Pbispnosum2.jpg
Psucculentum5.JPG
P.geayi.JPG
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Re: Another hello from Devon

Post by Aiko » Mon Dec 10, 2018 10:47 pm

Some nice fat plants you have there!
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Re: Another hello from Devon

Post by rodsmith » Tue Dec 11, 2018 8:04 am

Very, very impressive, Dave. Thanks for posting these excellent pictures and welcome to the forum.
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Growing a mixed collection of cacti & other succulents; mainly smaller species with a current emphasis on lithops & conophytum.
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Re: Another hello from Devon

Post by el48tel » Tue Dec 11, 2018 9:55 am

Welcome to the forum - some fine plants there
Endeavouring to grow Aeoniums, Aylostera, Echinocereus, Echinopsis, Gymnocalycium, Lithops, Matucana, Rebutia, and Sulcorebutia.
Currently being wooed by Haworthia, attempting hybridisation, and enticed by Mesembs.
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Re: Another hello from Devon

Post by DevonDave » Tue Dec 11, 2018 5:14 pm

Hi all,

Many thanks for your welcome messages. I've just posted a new topic on the cactus and succulent forum page so hopefully you'll see that too.

Cheers, Dave
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Re: Another hello from Devon

Post by jhb » Sat Jan 05, 2019 5:29 pm

Some lovely Adeniums there Dave. I have a few but nowhere near as many as you. I also have a few Pachypodiums, could be an addiction in the making. Conolady has advised me on who you are. Good to see you both on the forum. J
Jayne H.B.
Growing Mamms, Turbs, Ario`s & a bit of most genera in darkest North Devon. Love Lithops too.Now getting hooked on Haworthia`s & Cono`s.
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Re: Another hello from Devon

Post by Echinocactus123 » Mon Mar 18, 2019 3:58 pm

Hello,
Some lovely plants.
Henry,

A 14 year old with a love for Slow growing, Mexican cacti, highland nepenthes and bulbophyllum orchids.
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