Return to the Cacti Gallery Forum | Post a Follow-Up

 o
Mamm seedlings for ID

Posted by swiss_1 z8 (My Page) on
Sat, Sep 30, 06 at 7:03

What a difference five months make to cacti seedlings.

Here they are in May:

Photobucket - Video and Image Hosting

And here they are today:

Photobucket - Video and Image Hosting

And a couple of close ups....

Photobucket - Video and Image Hosting

Photobucket - Video and Image Hosting

Any IDs or advice for care over winter would be most appreciated.

Thanks

Swiss


Follow-Up Postings:

 o
RE: Mamm seedlings for ID

Cute

They should successfully overwinter in a cool (40-55F), dark, dry place. An occasional misting may be beneficial to prevent these juveniles from drying out too much.


 o
RE: Mamm seedlings for ID

I'm guessing the really white ones are Echinocereus baileyi and the remainder are kinds of Mammillarias. The less glossy green one below the rock in the "here they are today pic is difficult for me to make out.

Al


 o Post a Follow-Up

Please Note: Only registered members are able to post messages to this forum.

    If you are a member, please log in.

    If you aren't yet a member, join now!


Return to the Cacti Gallery Forum

Information about Posting

  • You must be logged in to post a message. Once you are logged in, a posting window will appear at the bottom of the messages. If you are not a member, please register for an account.
  • Posting is a two-step process. Once you have composed your message, you will be taken to the preview page. You will then have a chance to review your post, make changes and upload photos.
  • After posting your message, you may need to refresh the forum page in order to see it.
  • Before posting copyrighted material, please read about Copyright and Fair Use.
  • We have a strict no-advertising policy!
  • If you would like to practice posting or uploading photos, please visit our Test forum.
  • If you need assistance, please Contact Us and we will be happy to help.


Learn more about in-text links on this page here