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 →

15,000 Subscribers on my You Tube Channel THANK YOU ALL

Euphorbia ammak, Euphorbia, Euphorbias, Euphorbia plants, Euphorbia succulents, Euphorbia succulent plants, Euphorbia candelabra, Euphorbia cactus, Euphorbia tree,

WOW Guys 🙂 I am absolutely thrilled to have reached over 15,000 subscribers on my Cacti & Succulent Horticultural You tube Chanel called Desert Plants of Avalon. My You Tube Continue Reading →

Why your Christmas Cactus – Easter Cactus goes limp after flowering

Christmas cactus wilting after flowering, Christmas cactus limp after flowring,

Hi Guys 🙂 In this Blog I am going to be talking about the very common wilting that often occurs after flowering with Schlumbergera and Rhipsalidopsis Cacti, more commonly known Continue Reading →

Our Pilosocereus pachycladus Cactus Plant in BEAUTIFUL flower

Pilosocereus pachycladus, Pseudopilocereus pachycladus, Pseudopilocereus azureus, Pilosocereus atroflavispinus, Pseudopilocereus atroflavispinus, Pilosocereus azureus, Pilosocereus oreus, Pseudopilocereus oreus, Pilosocereus pemambucoensis, Pseudopilocereus pernambucoensis, Pilosocereus splendidus, Pseudopilocereus spendidus, Pilosocereus superbus, Pseudopilocereus superbus, Pilosocereus cyaneus, Pilosocereus cenepequei, Pilosocereus schoebelii

Hi Guys 🙂 Last week me and my wonderful Fiance Hans were so happy to see our large Pilosocereus pachycladus cactus re blooming for the second time this year 🙂 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 →

Spring 2017 has started off with a BLOOMING LOVELY start

Parodia magnifica flowers, Parodia magnificus flowers, Notocactus magnificus flowers,

Hi Guys 🙂 I am so happy to see lots of signs of buds and blooms already this Spring so far, and I have many of my Epiphyllums, Mammillaria’s Aporocacti, Continue Reading →

How to know when to water your Cacti and Succulent Plants in the Spring

watering Cacti and succulent plants

Hi Guys 🙂 Spring is very NEARLY here YIPPPPEEEEEE! The thought of lots of buds and blooms on our indoor plants and in our gardens and the longer and sunnier Continue Reading →