Contest 52: Texture

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Contest 52: Texture

Postby Jens » Tue Mar 01, 2011 6:36 pm

March 2011- Texture
This is about interesting surface qualities featured on cacti and succulent plants.


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Remember, along with each contest is a seperate thread for discussion and posting all your "other" pics, Click here


Prize:
To the winner goes, A $10 gift certificate towards any CoronaCactus.com purchase. (Plants, tools, Pots, labels, etc.)
NOTE: For members outside of the USA non-plant prizes can only be awarded.

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for submissions will be Saturday, March 12th at 12 o´clock midnight Central Standart Time

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Postby daiv » Tue Mar 01, 2011 10:17 pm

The texture of glochids!

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All Cacti are succulents, but not all succulents are Cacti

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Postby Dries » Tue Mar 01, 2011 10:32 pm

Surface of Epithelantha micromeris:
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Postby peterb » Wed Mar 02, 2011 10:06 pm

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surface of young Fouquieria columnaris caudex, aka Cirio, aka, Boojum.

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Zone 9

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Postby Buck Hemenway » Fri Mar 04, 2011 12:25 am

The texture goes deep in the Mammillaria plumosa

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Postby iann » Fri Mar 04, 2011 11:40 am

Frithia pulchra
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--ian

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Postby Tony » Fri Mar 04, 2011 12:25 pm

A horny Haworthia venosa
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Forget the dog...Beware of the plants!!!

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Postby SnowFella » Sat Mar 05, 2011 6:03 am

Flecked Astrophytum ornatum with possible scale damage.
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Postby king_hedes » Sat Mar 05, 2011 6:44 am

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I photo shoped this one alot its new growth on my Pachycereus pringlei
plant zone 9a
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Postby Christer Johansson » Sat Mar 05, 2011 7:13 am

Opuntia
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Small but neat

Postby promethean_spark » Sat Mar 05, 2011 10:41 pm

Trichodemia bulbosum (from seed)
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Postby Angus » Sun Mar 06, 2011 9:41 pm

Mat mad!
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Günther.
For those about to grow succulents, we salute you!

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Postby hob » Sun Mar 06, 2011 10:43 pm

Astrophytum with spidermites

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incurable cactoholic
growing rebutia's with a mix of others.

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Postby Dmyerswny » Mon Mar 07, 2011 6:14 pm

Aloe?

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Thirsty for knowledge. Please water me more than your cactus!

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Postby Paracelsus » Mon Mar 07, 2011 8:21 pm

Aloe polyphylla

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