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by majcka
Wed Feb 14, 2018 7:05 pm
Forum: Sick Cacti - Pests, Diseases, etc.
Topic: What exactly is this?
Replies: 17
Views: 336

Re: What exactly is this?

Wild!!!
by majcka
Tue Jan 30, 2018 10:39 am
Forum: Member Topics
Topic: Every day new flowers in the greenhouse in Köln
Replies: 3132
Views: 190548

Re: Every day new flowers in the greenhouse in Köln

K.W. wrote:
Sun Jan 28, 2018 11:17 pm


Very nice to read from You Maja,
hope You are well!!! ?
Do we meet in September, ELK?


Best wishes

K.W.
I'm well, thank you. ELK and September are still tooooo far...Can't tell yet. :oops: :oops: :oops:
by majcka
Sun Jan 28, 2018 4:40 pm
Forum: Member Topics
Topic: Every day new flowers in the greenhouse in Köln
Replies: 3132
Views: 190548

Re: Every day new flowers in the greenhouse in Köln

Beautifull as always. And that yellow Chamaecereus Image...I only have red ones. :oops:
by majcka
Fri Jan 05, 2018 4:16 pm
Forum: Photography
Topic: Your best photo
Replies: 19
Views: 419

Re: Your best photo

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by majcka
Wed Jan 03, 2018 6:14 pm
Forum: Grafting
Topic: Degrafting-2
Replies: 21
Views: 290

Re: Degrafting-2

Limontus is usually in small packages (for cooking) if bought on net you can probably get bigger thing for less money. Presumably, that is. Didn't check out. [-(
by majcka
Tue Jan 02, 2018 5:13 pm
Forum: Grafting
Topic: Degrafting-2
Replies: 21
Views: 290

Re: Degrafting-2

I understan the part "grow on the own roots" perfectly. :lol: I don't like grafted plants particulary, but time to time trying to graft something just out of curiosity. No success yet. ](*,)
by majcka
Tue Jan 02, 2018 5:09 pm
Forum: Grown From Seed
Topic: Cool opuntia from seed
Replies: 22
Views: 388

Re: Cool opuntia from seed

Thats actually great! How.... good are their seeds? Selection is great though. I didn't bought seeds from him, but I have several plants. Except for one Adenium, that died from no known reason, everything alse is OK. I get several email posts from him on yearly basis, couse I'm in his email adress ...
by majcka
Tue Jan 02, 2018 4:18 pm
Forum: Grown From Seed
Topic: Cool opuntia from seed
Replies: 22
Views: 388

Re: Cool opuntia from seed

I found some Opuntia seeds on Uhlig site if you re interested:

https://www.uhlig-kakteen.de/en/seeds/c ... page2.html
by majcka
Tue Jan 02, 2018 4:10 pm
Forum: Grafting
Topic: Degrafting-2
Replies: 21
Views: 290

Re: Degrafting-2

Stefan...is there a special reason for degrafting??? Or you just don't like them grafted? I know I dont. But I still have some grafted. I'm just curious.
by majcka
Tue Jan 02, 2018 3:47 pm
Forum: Grafting
Topic: Degrafting-2
Replies: 21
Views: 290

Re: Degrafting-2

stefan m. wrote:So, even if i try, no way i am going to succeed degrafting or growing from seed from its own roots?
Well, thats a bummer.
исто така, слепа кокошка го наоѓа житото. :lol: :lol:

You can even make it.
by majcka
Tue Jan 02, 2018 1:24 pm
Forum: Cultivation
Topic: Full sun vs Shade cloth
Replies: 45
Views: 987

Re: Full sun vs Shade cloth

Almost whatever I grow outside went to eternal hunting grounds.....you probably have warm and dry winters and can aford to have them outside all year round. So I decided not to grow them outside anymore. Put some of them outside during summer, but most of them are in greenhouse and there are differe...
by majcka
Tue Jan 02, 2018 12:03 pm
Forum: Grown From Seed
Topic: Special cactus germination practices
Replies: 9
Views: 250

Re: Special cactus germination practices

....Now they tell me about the baobab...... btw thanks 7george Baobab is just for example, how come you have to use some strange methods to deal with seeds. Some opuntias (I think opuntias) can only germinate if birds digest them first...now how about that???? You have to simulate that....so....ins...
by majcka
Tue Jan 02, 2018 11:59 am
Forum: Grown From Seed
Topic: Special cactus germination practices
Replies: 9
Views: 250

Re: Special cactus germination practices

teo wrote:I have also tried Adansonia seeds without succsess. Both scarification and treatment with hot water. I read one report that recommended soaking in concentrated sulphuric acid for 12 hours - but I have no access to that :-(
I think I will try Coke next time. :-k
by majcka
Mon Jan 01, 2018 8:40 pm
Forum: Grown From Seed
Topic: Special cactus germination practices
Replies: 9
Views: 250

Re: Special cactus germination practices

Adansonia for example is usually crushed by an elephant foot to germinate. I cant get an elephant here to do it for me...I must do something else instead. :lol: :lol: :lol: I usually crush a seed a bit and soak it in warm water before I sow it. But still didn't get one to germinate. ](*,) ](*,) ](*,...
by majcka
Mon Jan 01, 2018 3:50 pm
Forum: Grown From Seed
Topic: Cool opuntia from seed
Replies: 22
Views: 388

Re: Cool opuntia from seed

darn....I'm out of ideas then.