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Offline dodge

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Cactus of a different color .........or something else.
« on: Nov 27, 2010, 10:53:14 AM »
I just found this bloom today.
Someone sent the plant in the summer an it is already in bloom.
Looks like a real button.

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Re: Cactus of a different color .........or something else.
« Reply #1 on: Nov 27, 2010, 11:25:33 AM »
What an interesting bloom/plant. I can't help with identification, sorry
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Re: Cactus of a different color .........or something else.
« Reply #2 on: Nov 27, 2010, 11:26:15 AM »
That is an awesome stapelia, Dodge!
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Re: Cactus of a different color .........or something else.
« Reply #3 on: Nov 27, 2010, 12:17:19 PM »
Thats so cool, the life saver cactus.

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Re: Cactus of a different color .........or something else.
« Reply #4 on: Nov 27, 2010, 12:24:53 PM »
Thanks gang.must be Baby stepelia...

i have 3 types or 4 of the gang.

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Re: Cactus of a different color .........or something else.
« Reply #5 on: Nov 27, 2010, 12:25:23 PM »
Penny is it really called life saver cactus?

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Re: Cactus of a different color .........or something else.
« Reply #6 on: Nov 27, 2010, 12:28:03 PM »
Yes, it is commonly called life saver cactus or starfish cactus, Dodge.
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Re: Cactus of a different color .........or something else.
« Reply #7 on: Nov 27, 2010, 06:01:54 PM »
very pretty.

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« Reply #8 on: Nov 27, 2010, 09:09:00 PM »
Thanks sheri,
My neighbor came calling tonite .. She loved that flower.. She took home some of my collections . She brought me something she made herself. Have to upload the photo.

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Re: Cactus of a different color .........or something else.
« Reply #9 on: Nov 27, 2010, 09:53:18 PM »
Cool bloom!

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« Reply #10 on: Nov 28, 2010, 07:00:18 PM »
Thanks Jessica,

My other one is a solid Burgundy.......I wanted this one too. It bloomed fast....
 :Yahoo:

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Re: Cactus of a different color .........or something else.
« Reply #11 on: Nov 28, 2010, 08:46:33 PM »
barb, you do well with those things.  they don't grow for me.
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Re: Cactus of a different color .........or something else.
« Reply #12 on: Nov 28, 2010, 09:25:29 PM »
dodge does have a way with making plants thrive in the house.

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Re: Cactus of a different color .........or something else.
« Reply #13 on: Nov 28, 2010, 10:27:41 PM »
Love that flower!

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« Reply #14 on: Nov 29, 2010, 12:12:38 PM »
Thanks bayou , sheri, triss,

Their cool

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