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by Mon24
Sun Jun 23, 2019 10:07 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: How long does it take to grow lemon?
Replies: 2
Views: 1176

How long does it take to grow lemon?

Hello there. I am a beginner in the subject of tropical plants getting experience from forums and articles that I find in the Internet. About one year ago I planted a seed of lemon (I had it from the market) and it is growing really well. I was wondering how long do I have to wait until it has fruit...
by Mon24
Sun Jun 23, 2019 9:02 pm
Forum: Cacti & Succulents, (including Yucca and Rock Plants)
Topic: Cactus
Replies: 2
Views: 779


In my opinion UK is not the best region to keep cactus outside. They need warm climate while UK there is very often raining and temperatures are jumping from high to low. However, there are some varieties of cactus that can survive. You can try opuntia, cylindropuntia and echinocereus because they a...
by Mon24
Sun Jun 23, 2019 8:38 pm
Forum: Wildlife and the Natural World (Public)
Topic: Parrot's.
Replies: 7
Views: 7480


I would love to have a parrot but I have many doubts too..Aren't they too loud? I live in a flat so my neighbours would kill me if I bought such animal shouting all the time. What is more, they live for so long. I read that they some of them can survive for about 90 years like eg macaws. What do you...
by Mon24
Sun Jun 16, 2019 2:32 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Has anyone tried growing this? Dragon Fruit
Replies: 37
Views: 11604

Has anyone tried growing this? Dragon Fruit

Oh, dragon fruit! I have grown it a few years ago but unfortunately its leaves were getting brown and it finally withered. I must did something wrong because at the beginning it was growing perfectly. It is a kind of cactus which is not so demanding. What you need is a well drained soil (it prefers ...
by Mon24
Tue Jun 11, 2019 5:02 pm
Forum: New Members Introduce yourself here ;-) (public)
Topic: Hello fellows!
Replies: 4
Views: 1160

Hello fellows!

Hello everyone! I am very happy that I could join to this community! Now, I just wanted to introduce myself and say something about my plants! Unfortunately, I do not have so much space to grow lots of them but now I have a few tropical plants in my collection. These are mostly palms and fruits but ...