Small spots on tephrocactus geometricus

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Jura
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Small spots on tephrocactus geometricus

Post by Jura » Sat May 08, 2021 8:42 pm

Hey guys,

So I made sure that this one was overwintered as dry as possible, no water, further away from humidity of the windowsill.

However over last couple of months I'm noticing blackish spots, I'm afraid of rot. One cladode is strong and firm, while the one that I am concerned about much softer and appears to have blackish tint to it. I'm just wondering if this is something I should be worried about and is a start of feared rot?

Any advise appreciated!
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Re: Small spots on tephrocactus geometricus

Post by Mike P » Wed May 12, 2021 9:43 pm

I would wait a little and see if the spots get larger.
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Re: Small spots on tephrocactus geometricus

Post by RAYWOODBRIDGE » Wed May 12, 2021 9:53 pm

Agree with Mike nothing to worry about at the moment, just keep your eye on it and you can always remove that segment later if it gets any worse.
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