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ugly cacti
    #7360281 - 09/02/07 01:11 AM (13 years, 8 months ago)

ok here it is. it is a Tershekii grafted to a Pilocereus Azureus and they were despined to make the grafting easier......


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Re: ugly cacti [Re: cpw1971]
    #7360383 - 09/02/07 01:50 AM (13 years, 8 months ago)

*shudder*

wots the point of that abortion then? :lol:


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Re: ugly cacti [Re: Dr. uarewotueat]
    #7360446 - 09/02/07 02:07 AM (13 years, 8 months ago)

it was a runt so I figured graft it :tongue:


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Re: ugly cacti [Re: cpw1971]
    #7360451 - 09/02/07 02:09 AM (13 years, 8 months ago)

poor thing, u should have taken mercy on it and put it down...


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Re: ugly cacti [Re: Dr. uarewotueat]
    #7360464 - 09/02/07 02:17 AM (13 years, 8 months ago)

hehe
    you watch, it will take off in growth and grow back spines soon :thumbup:


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Re: ugly cacti [Re: cpw1971]
    #7361426 - 09/02/07 01:18 PM (13 years, 8 months ago)

think there will be any advantage to be gained over keeping it on its own roots?
ive never grown a pilocereus azureus so i have no idea of its growth rate.


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Re: ugly cacti [Re: Dr. uarewotueat]
    #7361458 - 09/02/07 01:27 PM (13 years, 8 months ago)

they grow mad fast. like a Trich.
I will snap some pics of it next to one of my bigger Tersheckii's and update every so often to compare growth rates.


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Re: ugly cacti [Re: cpw1971]
    #7361474 - 09/02/07 01:31 PM (13 years, 8 months ago)

heres a pic of a few of the Aureus I have. Down towards the bottom you can see the line of how big they were when I got them. they grew about a foot in a year......


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Re: ugly cacti [Re: cpw1971]
    #7361483 - 09/02/07 01:35 PM (13 years, 8 months ago)

I got more grafts though but you can see why I despined the one......








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Re: ugly cacti [Re: cpw1971]
    #7361491 - 09/02/07 01:37 PM (13 years, 8 months ago)

and a non runt that wont be grafted.......


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Re: ugly cacti [Re: cpw1971]
    #7361726 - 09/02/07 03:16 PM (13 years, 8 months ago)

hell yeah, those certainly need despining for grafting...
how did u hold the ones that u didnt despine to the stock?


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Re: ugly cacti [Re: Dr. uarewotueat]
    #7361802 - 09/02/07 03:37 PM (13 years, 8 months ago)

I wrapped paper towels around them.  got poked a few times too :tongue:


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Re: ugly cacti [Re: cpw1971]
    #7361927 - 09/02/07 04:26 PM (13 years, 8 months ago)

hahaha, thats why i stick to lophs mainly, strokable cacti :tongue:


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Re: ugly cacti [Re: Dr. uarewotueat]
    #7361958 - 09/02/07 04:43 PM (13 years, 8 months ago)

yeah but if I ever get into a covert ninja mission I can use them as chinese stars  :crazy2:


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