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by jnspire
Wed Jul 18, 2012 5:56 am
Forum: Grow - Trade List
Topic: Jnspire Grow/Trade
Replies: 3
Views: 2021

Re: Jnspire Grow/Trade

Alber khan wrote:A nice list youv'e got there.:)

Why thank you! :)
Well, at least it was a nice list.
I put most everything out in the sun this summer and managed to kill about half of it. :/

Still... working it out.
by jnspire
Tue Jul 17, 2012 10:16 pm
Forum: Member Topics
Topic: Jnspire 2012
Replies: 3
Views: 669

Re: Jnspire 2012

Well, I am finally getting back to the forum! YAY... I have missed you guys/gals and the wealth of learning that I get here. School is starting up soon and there is a lot going on... I made a big mistake this summer. :/ I Put nearly all of my plants outside in June and left town for two weeks. Now I...
by jnspire
Tue Jul 17, 2012 9:59 pm
Forum: Seed Depot
Topic: Gymnocalycium mihanovichii & G. stenopleurum SEED
Replies: 1
Views: 955

Gymnocalycium mihanovichii & G. stenopleurum SEED

I just harvested my first lots of Gymnocalycium mihanovichii & G. stenopleurum SEEDS - (mixed White and Pink flowers + Crosses). I finished cleaning them up and they are now drying. I am willing to trade/sell most of them as I have quite a lot and more coming. I hand pollinated four plants. So, ...
by jnspire
Tue Jul 17, 2012 9:56 pm
Forum: Grow - Trade List
Topic: Jnspire Grow/Trade
Replies: 3
Views: 2021

Re: Jnspire Grow/Trade

I just harvested my first lots of Gymnocalycium mihanovichii / stenopleurum SEEDS - (mixed White and Pink flowers + Crosses). I finished cleaning them up and they are now drying. I am willing to trade/sell most of them as I have quite a lot and more coming. I hand pollinated four plants. So, there s...
by jnspire
Tue May 01, 2012 1:45 am
Forum: Cacti Identification
Topic: What is this long tall guy?
Replies: 4
Views: 411

Re: What is this long tall guy?

Incidentally Euphorbias are succulents not cacti.
by jnspire
Thu Apr 26, 2012 8:20 pm
Forum: Free For All
Topic: Cactus Jack
Replies: 15
Views: 968

Re: Cactus Jack

What a Cutie Patuttie!
by jnspire
Thu Apr 26, 2012 8:17 pm
Forum: Grafting
Topic: Grafting Columnar cactus onto Opuntia?
Replies: 12
Views: 2882

Re: Grafting Columnar cactus onto Opuntia?

Interesting topic. I hope to see more discussion on this! :)
by jnspire
Thu Apr 26, 2012 7:54 pm
Forum: Greenhouses etc.
Topic: Not quite a greenhouse, yet
Replies: 7
Views: 1287

Re: Not quite a greenhouse, yet

Looks good. I would pretend that it was my green house! I like this idea: I figure that if you build in shelves under all those windows you'll have at least 26 linear feet of shelves for cactus Genius! :D I think it is curious that you didn't hinge the door so it opened right instead of left. Are yo...
by jnspire
Thu Apr 26, 2012 7:40 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Another Melo "gamble"
Replies: 11
Views: 637

Re: Another Melo "gamble"

majcka wrote:
hoteidoc wrote:they must know they're loved


Of course they're loved. Cacti love them verrrrrry much.

Image



Hahaha... CLASSY!
by jnspire
Thu Apr 26, 2012 3:19 pm
Forum: Cultivation
Topic: qeustion about multiplying plan.
Replies: 8
Views: 660

Re: qeustion about multiplying plan.

Robinj wrote:The cuttings i had cut for myself and for a girl on the island in the northsea are when i checked to day. The place that was attached to the mother plant was shrunk into the cutting. :shock:


That tends to happen. Which is why the cutting cannot be too short or it will die.
by jnspire
Wed Apr 25, 2012 8:33 pm
Forum: Cacti Identification
Topic: Identification help
Replies: 13
Views: 1222

Re: Identification help

I would acclimate any cactus to direct sunlight slowly.
I have had plants under lights that got burned.
But, once they have acclimated your only concerns would be rain and bad bugs.
by jnspire
Wed Apr 25, 2012 8:28 pm
Forum: Cacti Identification
Topic: Cacti ID
Replies: 4
Views: 333

Re: Cacti ID

It looks a lot like a Mammillaria elongota.
But, it does have what appear to be unique characteristics.
I wonder if it may be a cross of some kind.
by jnspire
Wed Apr 25, 2012 3:32 am
Forum: New Member Welcome
Topic: Greetings from Hungary!
Replies: 8
Views: 870

Re: Greetings from Hungary!

Welcome! it is great to have you here. :D

hoteidoc wrote:P.S. There's a bunch of Peters & they all have more experience than me!

You underestimate yourself "Dr. Peter"! ;)
by jnspire
Wed Apr 25, 2012 3:26 am
Forum: Free For All
Topic: planning next week.
Replies: 1
Views: 296

Re: planning next week.

That sounds really cool!
I saw a post with pictures of Bercht's greenhouse.
You should take a camera... I would love to see more images of his greenhouse! :)
by jnspire
Mon Apr 23, 2012 6:36 am
Forum: Succulent Identification
Topic: Unknown Aloe
Replies: 6
Views: 613

Re: Unknown Aloe

Saxicola wrote:I'm pretty certain it isn't Aloe vera (sorry Jer!) as the leaves are horizontal (instead of vertical), the teeth are too big, and the leaves too narrow.


No need to be sorry to me... I am still learning. Perhaps, a little over zealous in my desire to help! ;)

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