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Latest photos of desert plants

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    Stan510
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    Klahanie
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We have 121 photos of desert plants

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  • ERYNGIUM [ Sea Holly ]
    Terratoonie
  • Young eyes amazed by the Cacti ...
    Terratoonie
  • Frog's all grumpy :D
    Paulspond
  • Cleistocactus strausii
    Hywel
  • Astrophytum myriostigma
    Hywel
  • Cephalocereus senilis
    Hywel
  • Cleistocactus strausii
    Hywel
  • Stenocactus hastatus
    Hywel

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Gardeners' thoughts

Half a Century of Friendship ! (Part Two)

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Part Two continued from previous blog ... a long story. A week before Christmas 1965, a man living up the road from us suddenly...

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hywel

15 Dec, 2015
Hywel

Resilient Cacti

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My cacti and succulents had to manage without any attention at all from early August until the end of October, because of...

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hywel

30 Nov, 2015
Hywel

Succulent Christmas tree

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with howling wind and rain all day here in Pembrokeshire I spent the afternoon making a succulent Christmas decoration. The...

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sandra

17 Nov, 2015
Sandra

addiction gone mad!!

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So it happened again....i have been actively re-homing my collection of cactus when I get another of those phone calls.... Hello...

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sandra

14 Nov, 2015
Sandra

Jewels of the desert :)

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Some of my cacti have small flowers, which look like jewels when they glisten in the sunshine, and they have given a good...

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hywel

9 Sep, 2014
Hywel

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Questions & advice on desert plants

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CACTUS REPOTTING My cactus

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johnp58

11 Dec, 2013
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