my first cycas

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shanks

my first cycas

Post by shanks » Fri Apr 27, 2012 9:30 pm

the wife has wanted one of these for a while, she bought a small one ages ago but it snuffed it as we were'nt into tropicals then, anyway, it came from spain is about 110 cms high not including the pot and caudex is about 25cms high and very thick, leaves are still a bit scrunched up but i guess thats with being tied up all week and in the dark
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kata

Re: my first cycas

Post by kata » Sat Apr 28, 2012 7:29 am

:ahhh!: Thats a smasher Shanks,

Just make sure you follow Simba's winter protection.

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GoggleboxUK

Re: my first cycas

Post by GoggleboxUK » Sat Apr 28, 2012 12:00 pm

That's a cracking plant Shanks, what did that cost you?

shanks

Re: my first cycas

Post by shanks » Sat Apr 28, 2012 1:36 pm

GoggleboxUK wrote:That's a cracking plant Shanks, what did that cost you?
hi there, 35 euros + 15 euros courier postage

kata

Re: my first cycas

Post by kata » Sat Apr 28, 2012 3:31 pm

50.00 EUR = 40.7455 GBP

:mrgreen:

GoggleboxUK

Re: my first cycas

Post by GoggleboxUK » Sat Apr 28, 2012 3:37 pm

Bargain!

:DD

kata

Re: my first cycas

Post by kata » Sat Apr 28, 2012 3:51 pm

Yea G, thats not a bad rate at all,

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Kerinsian

Re: my first cycas

Post by Kerinsian » Sat Apr 28, 2012 5:08 pm

Very nice! :)

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Re: my first cycas

Post by Conifers » Sat Apr 28, 2012 5:30 pm

kata wrote:50.00 EUR = 40.7455 GBP

:mrgreen:
But watch out for the bank adding on a £90 currency transaction fee to convert :evil: :evil: :evil: :evil: :evil:

kata

Re: my first cycas

Post by kata » Sat Apr 28, 2012 6:51 pm

nooooooooooooo Conifers........ :ahhh!:

Matcycas7

Re: my first cycas

Post by Matcycas7 » Mon Apr 30, 2012 6:05 pm

Shanks, you have to select one perfect place where more light is available for your Cycas. Observe Simbha's, Dave's winter technique. If you observe mine all that divine flush happened in just 14 days at 38*C. icon_sunny
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Buy Cycas from New Zealand's nursery where every single Cycas is cute in this link
http://www.haheiplants.co.nz/cycas6.php .

I wonder why those trunks are red. icon_spiderman

shanks

Re: my first cycas

Post by shanks » Sat May 05, 2012 5:32 pm

[quote="Matcycas7"]Shanks, you have to select one perfect place where more light

south facing so full sun most of the day, when we get some sun of course :|

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