Posts tagged cactus

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Chamaelobivia ‘Rose Quartz’ / still blooming

Chamaelobivia ‘Rose Quartz’ / still blooming

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Gymnocalycium saglionis / Giant chin cactus

There is only one way to clean up weeds and dried fruits on this big boy: tweezers.

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The Opuntia engelmannii has more than recovered last year’s growth after the rough winter - and it is still putting on new pads.

The Opuntia engelmannii has more than recovered last year’s growth after the rough winter - and it is still putting on new pads.

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Now the Chelinidea vittiger have attacked my Santa Fe cholla, Opuntia imbricata v. viridiflorus. This is now all out war. I’m sorry nature, but I’m getting non-organic on these evil pests!

Now the Chelinidea vittiger have attacked my Santa Fe cholla, Opuntia imbricata v. viridiflorus. This is now all out war. I’m sorry nature, but I’m getting non-organic on these evil pests!

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Echinocactus Texensis (foreground) with Opuntia imbricata v. viridiflorus

Echinocactus Texensis (foreground) with Opuntia imbricata v. viridiflorus

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Panorama / Evening shadows

Panorama / Evening shadows

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Parodia leninghausii / Golden ball cactus

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Parodia magnifica / Balloon cactus

The crepe myrtle is littering blooms upon everything below it, and this Parodia bloom was difficult to spot last evening. Today, though, it is unmistakeable.

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Rhipsalis ewaldiana / evening glow

Rhipsalis ewaldiana / evening glow

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this is the only photo i have so far. has only bloomed twice and this is the flower. 

Thanks for the submission! This is Stapelia variegata - awesome plants and blooms!

this is the only photo i have so far. has only bloomed twice and this is the flower. 

Thanks for the submission! This is Stapelia variegata - awesome plants and blooms!

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6/3/14 —- 8/18/14

Another update for you. In this planter: Mammillaria huitzilopochtli, Cactus NOID, Pachycereus marginatus, Cylindropuntia fulgida, Mammillaria picta, and Trichocereus grandiflorus.

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randomc, this is the cutting you sent me last spring!

randomc, this is the cutting you sent me last spring!

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3/13/13 — 6/13/13 — 8/17/14

Opuntia littoralis / Western prickly pear

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Coryphantha hesteri / twin blooms

Coryphantha hesteri / twin blooms

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10/13/13 — 8/15/14

This angle doesn’t do justice to the incredible growth of the Trichocereus pachanoi, but it has been outstanding.