Darling buds of March?

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Re: Darling buds of March?

Post by edds » Fri Apr 02, 2021 2:47 pm

The second bud opened today,
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Re: Darling buds of March?

Post by el48tel » Fri Apr 02, 2021 3:23 pm

ooooooooooooooooooooooo .... lovely x2
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Re: Darling buds of March?

Post by Tina » Sat Apr 03, 2021 4:49 pm

Thats really nice Ed.
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Re: Darling buds of March?

Post by mcdieimp » Sat Apr 03, 2021 7:30 pm

Last photo...
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Re: Darling buds of March?

Post by edds » Sat Apr 03, 2021 8:01 pm

Thanks guys.
mcdieimp wrote:
Sat Apr 03, 2021 7:30 pm
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Fantastic colour!
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Re: Darling buds of March?

Post by ralphrmartin » Sun Apr 04, 2021 1:03 pm

I can't resist showing you this. The flowers are an amazing colour (even more so than in the photo - orange and red).
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Re: Darling buds of March?

Post by Diane » Sun Apr 04, 2021 3:51 pm

That’s really nice, Ralph! What is it?
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Re: Darling buds of March?

Post by ralphrmartin » Sun Apr 04, 2021 4:33 pm

Ah, yes, forgot that important bit of info. It's Thelocactus conothele v. aurantiacus.
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Re: Darling buds of March?

Post by Diane » Sun Apr 04, 2021 4:38 pm

Well, it’s a super colour!
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Re: Darling buds of March?

Post by Mike P » Mon Apr 05, 2021 11:13 am

Drop of water last week and yesterday this had happened...
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