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by gemhunter178
Fri Oct 07, 2022 3:56 am
Forum: New Member Welcome
Topic: Hello from Italy!
Replies: 4
Views: 60

Re: Hello from Italy!

Welcome!
by gemhunter178
Sat Sep 24, 2022 4:27 am
Forum: Free For All
Topic: Geologist cacti growers
Replies: 3
Views: 1791

Re: Geologist cacti growers

Not a geologist, but have been in the rocks and mineral collecting bunch for over a decade now, been part of a few clubs, and have picked up a lot of information along the way, so an amateur mineralogist. I have a more varied collection but that formation in Franklin, NJ is quite an odd one, lots of...
by gemhunter178
Wed Aug 17, 2022 4:08 am
Forum: New Member Welcome
Topic: Hello from Orange County, CA
Replies: 6
Views: 302

Re: Hello from Orange County, CA

Welcome!
by gemhunter178
Thu Jul 28, 2022 3:19 am
Forum: New Member Welcome
Topic: A big Hello from Scotland, UK.
Replies: 6
Views: 763

Re: A big Hello from Scotland, UK.

Welcome!

If it helps and if you didn't see it already (and if you want an excuse to look at some plants) we do have a big thread of commonly seen cacti and succulents with id's https://www.cactiguide.com/forum/viewtopic.php?t=39213
by gemhunter178
Tue Jul 19, 2022 2:28 am
Forum: Grafting
Topic: Sourcing grafting stock?
Replies: 2
Views: 237

Re: Sourcing grafting stock?

I haven't done much grafting but there are some considerations: How 'natural' do you want the scion (top part of the graft) to look? 'faster' stock such as Pereskiopsis or Hylocereus lead to some plants looking a little unnatural (such as columnar for a globular, splitting, or multiple heads) 'slowe...
by gemhunter178
Tue Jul 19, 2022 2:10 am
Forum: New Member Welcome
Topic: Aloha from the island of Oahu!
Replies: 3
Views: 495

Re: Aloha from the island of Oahu!

Welcome!
by gemhunter178
Sat May 28, 2022 4:26 am
Forum: New Member Welcome
Topic: Hello from Poland
Replies: 4
Views: 1940

Re: Hello from Poland

Welcome!
by gemhunter178
Sun May 08, 2022 4:33 am
Forum: New Member Welcome
Topic: Hello!From china
Replies: 8
Views: 1068

Re: Hello!From china

Welcome!
by gemhunter178
Sun Mar 13, 2022 4:41 am
Forum: Pollination
Topic: What other genera are confirmed to be able to hybridize with Astrophytum?
Replies: 3
Views: 510

Re: What other genera are confirmed to be able to hybridize with Astrophytum?

I'm unsure about other genera, but Astrobergia is a well-known cross between Astrophytum and Leuchtenbergia . I'm not an expert on cacti lineages but that might provide other options on what hybrids may work. As Leuchtenbergia are 'weird Ferocactus ' in some form, perhaps an Astro x Fero can be made...
by gemhunter178
Sat Mar 12, 2022 4:22 am
Forum: New Member Welcome
Topic: Greetings from up North
Replies: 3
Views: 853

Re: Greetings from up North

Welcome!
by gemhunter178
Sat Mar 12, 2022 4:21 am
Forum: New Member Welcome
Topic: Hello from Minnesota!
Replies: 3
Views: 381

Re: Hello from Minnesota!

Welcome!
by gemhunter178
Tue Feb 22, 2022 5:08 am
Forum: New Member Welcome
Topic: Hello from Northern Germany
Replies: 8
Views: 1195

Re: Hello from Northern Germany

Welcome!
by gemhunter178
Fri Feb 04, 2022 2:48 am
Forum: New Member Welcome
Topic: Hello from Humboldt
Replies: 4
Views: 834

Re: Hello from Humboldt

Welcome!
by gemhunter178
Sat Jan 08, 2022 6:31 am
Forum: New Member Welcome
Topic: Another Tucson collector
Replies: 11
Views: 1811

Re: Another Tucson collector

Welcome!