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Hi from Australia

Postby George » Sat Jan 14, 2012 7:03 am

Hi all I knew to this forum,

I used to grow (and kill) a few cacti when I was young. I am geting into growing them again as I need plants that can handle a wide variety of conditions and arn't water hungry, and can handle a bit of neglect. I work long hours and live in a rather dry location.

Looking forward to talking with you all.

Cheers
gorge

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Postby gemhunter178 » Sat Jan 14, 2012 11:46 am

Welcome from north of the equator!
A cacti grower who likes Ariocarpus.

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Postby majcka » Sat Jan 14, 2012 2:33 pm

Hello to you too. Wellcome.
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Postby CactusBoss » Sat Jan 14, 2012 6:19 pm

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Postby philwilliams » Sun Jan 15, 2012 4:28 pm

How ya goin' we're virtually neighbours!

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Postby daiv » Sun Jan 15, 2012 6:04 pm

Great to have another bloke from the Southern half of the globe! To think - you are in the middle of summer!
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Postby *Barracuda_52* » Sun Jan 15, 2012 9:10 pm

:hello2: Hello George and Image to CactiGuide hope you enjoy it here... :D
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Postby Arjen » Mon Jan 16, 2012 8:18 am

welcome!
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Postby Tony » Mon Jan 16, 2012 1:07 pm

Hi George! :)
Forget the dog...Beware of the plants!!!

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Postby hegar » Sun Jan 22, 2012 10:56 pm

Hello George,
I too want to welcome you to the cactus forum. This is a truly nice group of people and I am certain, that you are going to enjoy it here. :)

Harald


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