Astrophytum asterias

Astrophytum asterias

Sunday, 28 August 2016

Cactus / valdezianus

A grafted Turbinicarpus valdezianus was in flower in the afternoon.
It was warm afternoon today.

Monday, 15 August 2016

Cactus / sanchez-mejoradae

A mammillaria sanchez-majoradae is in flower.
I propagated this one from an off-set cuttings.
Spring has come in here.

Saturday, 30 July 2016

Cactus / laui

A Turbinicarpus laui was in flower in the afternoon.
I propagated several seedlings from seeds but I lost almost all.
Only 1 plant has been remained.

Friday, 29 July 2016

Cactus / clavata

I have collected small numbers of South American cacti.
The photo is one of them, Neoporteria clavata.
The flowers look like plastic.

Monday, 18 July 2016

Cactus / jauernigii

A Turbinicarpus jauernigii was in flower.
I also propagated this one from seed.
I have lost quite many seedlings but it has still remained some.

Saturday, 16 July 2016

Cactus / valdezianus

It was chilly morning, 3 'C today but got a good sunshine before lunch time.
We enjoyed a barbecue for lunch.
A Turbinicarpus valdezianus was in flower in the afternoon.
I propagate this one from seed.

Saturday, 9 July 2016

Cactus / pectinifera

Mammillaria are in flower early in spring.
Although it is still in winter, several Mammillaria pectiniferas are in flower.
The photo is one of them.