How to repot and Prune an Opuntia Cactus plant

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Hi Guys 🙂 Re potting a cactus is not the most exciting part of the passion of growing cacti haha and is often something all cacti growers dread 🙂 Opuntia Continue Reading →

Black Blisters / Pustules / Scabs on Trichocereus cacti and the causes

Hi Guys 🙂 In this Blog I will be talking about the black spots / blisters / scabs commonly seen on some types of Cereus cactus plants most commonly seen Continue Reading →

Our WONDERFUL Plant Gifts from Mick ‘The Grumpy Gardener.

Portulacaria afra

Hi guys 🙂 Me and my WONDERFUL Fiance Hans are so happy to have received some cuttings of a Portulacaria afra Succulent and lots of Sunflower seeds from our FANTASTIC Continue Reading →

Our AMAZING Cacti, Succulent and Carnivorous Plant gifts from our friend shane

Agave, Agave's,

Hi Guys WOOO HOOO 🙂 Me and my AMAZING Fiance Hans are absolutely AMAZED and so HAPPY to have received a HUGE parcel of plant goodies from our VERY generous Continue Reading →

My AMAZING gift of a Opuntia fragilis Cactus cutting

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Hi Guys 🙂 I am so happy to have received a wonderful cutting of Opuntia fragilis cactus from my friend Killian here in Ireland. Killian watches my Cacti & succulent Continue Reading →

This is what happens when a Cactus has too much to drink

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Hi Guys 🙂 We can all be the worst for wear if we have too much too drink haha and it is exactly the same for a Cactus 🙂 Cacti Continue Reading →

Epiphyllum Plant Virus and what it looks like

Hi Guys 🙂 In this Blog I talk a bit about the Epiphyllum Plant Virus and also share some photos of my Epiphyllum plants that have this very common virus Continue Reading →

So SAD that my beautiful Frithia pulchra plant has died BUT……there is good news

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Hi Guy’s 🙂 I am so sad to see that my once beautiful Frithia pulchra succulent plant has died 🙁 This beautiful plant I have grown for almost 20 years Continue Reading →

Potting up my 20 year old Aloe variegata that lost its roots.

Aloe variegata plant

Hi Guys:-) In this Blog I am going to be talking about my 20 year old Aloe variegata plant that lost its roots over the winter. I have grown this Continue Reading →

My Saguaro – Carnegiea gigantea Seedlings UPDATE

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Hi Guys 🙂 Last month I was so lucky to have received seeds of Saguaro – Carnegiea gigantea from my wonderful and very generous friend Keith aka Groovyman 1968 on Continue Reading →