Search found 133 matches: (Cycad |Cycas |revoluta)

Searched query: +(Cycad Cycas revoluta)

by kata
Tue May 29, 2012 6:58 am
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Cycad Ikea
Replies: 10
Views: 1199

Cycad Ikea

Plant height 70 cm,

Its pot is 21 cm

Its price is £16.99

http://www.ikea.com/gb/en/catalog/products/20177154/

Not available online.

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Pygmy Date Palm

£30.00

120 cm
by Kerinsian
Sun May 27, 2012 4:46 pm
Forum: Palms (including Cycads and Cordyline)
Topic: Planted my cycas out, did I make any mistakes?
Replies: 19
Views: 1219

Planted my cycas out, did I make any mistakes?

Well I finally plucked up the courage to plant her in the ground, I guess I was spurred into it by all this fine weather :lol: lunapic_133813606227871_4.jpg lunapic_133813606227871_1.jpg I dug a big hole, and sat her on a few inches of 10mm grit, then filled in the hole with decent compost and a who...
by andyb
Mon May 07, 2012 9:25 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: My £10 Cycas
Replies: 17
Views: 974

My £10 Cycas

... been renewed or made bigger, anyway having a mooch around not looking for anything particular then, tucked in a corner were about half a dozen cycas, no price on but when asked the assistant said £15 so i grabbed one then when i got to the till they said £9.98 :lol: Is it a bargain or not icon_scratch
by leunerj
Tue May 01, 2012 1:49 pm
Forum: Palms (including Cycads and Cordyline)
Topic: Cycas revoluta bargain + advice sought
Replies: 14
Views: 1657

Cycas revoluta bargain + advice sought

Dropped some stuff off at the dump this morning and saw that they have a nice little collection of abandoned houseplants. Spotted this double-cycas in there and asked them if I could take it. They said they sell the plants for a few quid to pay for their tea/coffee etc. I asked how much they ...
by Kerinsian
Mon Apr 30, 2012 2:05 pm
Forum: Palms (including Cycads and Cordyline)
Topic: My Cycas as promised, advice appreciated please
Replies: 12
Views: 1211

My Cycas as promised, advice appreciated please

Hi. this is the plant I was searching for information on when I found this forum... Any help or advice would be greatly appreciated, thanks :) cycas2.jpg It's in a large glazed ceramic pot which may be too big for it (not sure) and at the moment it's sitting in about half & half compost & sand, and ...
by shanks
Fri Apr 27, 2012 9:30 pm
Forum: Palms (including Cycads and Cordyline)
Topic: my first cycas
Replies: 11
Views: 951

my first cycas

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 tha...
by Andy P
Sun Apr 22, 2012 7:40 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Cycas Revoluta Leaves turning white
Replies: 14
Views: 1193

Cycas Revoluta Leaves turning white

Have only had this Cycad for a month or so and i`ve already run into problems with it. It`s my first cycad so i`m very inexperienced at growing these things. It was imported from Spain and when it arrived it was a lovely deep green ...
by mowerman
Wed Apr 18, 2012 4:24 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Removing Cycas offsets
Replies: 1
Views: 328

Removing Cycas offsets

I have a very large Cycas Revoluta with three offsets around the base which in my opinion detract from the plants appearance. Are these offsets sapping strength from the mother plant and how do I remove them without cutting into the rootball ?
by shanks
Wed Apr 18, 2012 11:09 am
Forum: Palms (including Cycads and Cordyline)
Topic: cycas revoluta potting mix
Replies: 7
Views: 1090

cycas revoluta potting mix

hi everyone
just bought a cycas revoluta in 30cm/15ltr pot and is going into a 40x40x40 square planter, need some advice on best potting mixture, would john innes no3 and perlite be ok or should i add some gravel aswell, thanks in advance icon_salut
by GoggleboxUK
Mon Apr 09, 2012 5:38 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Intensive Care Advice Needed for Cycas Dijon
Replies: 21
Views: 1629

Intensive Care Advice Needed for Cycas Dijon

I need to know the best conditions to nurse this Dioon back to full heath and trigger a flush. http://img96.imageshack.us/img96/6262/img0072xk.jpg If anyone can offer any advice or experience I'd be most grateful. It's currently outside in a shaltered spot making the most of the rain and sunlight.
by Troppoz
Sun Apr 01, 2012 9:09 am
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: New cycad fronds + new species???
Replies: 6
Views: 731

New cycad fronds + new species???

... green and finally deepen to a dark green as they mature. Some plants apparently have leaflets the size of canoe paddles :shock: Second one is Cycas debaoensis from China, this ones about 10 months old. Its just starting to get into its stride and put out some nice divided fronds. They only ...
by Matcycas7
Tue Mar 27, 2012 5:07 pm
Forum: Palms (including Cycads and Cordyline)
Topic: Aggressive flush of Cycas revoluta on March 2012
Replies: 23
Views: 3020

Aggressive flush of Cycas revoluta on March 2012

... (Admin) Dave Brown, For the first time I saw the birth of fronds on my Cycas revoluta when it tore its crown on 24th March 2012. What stood like a statue all those months ...
by Ste
Sat Mar 24, 2012 11:36 am
Forum: Palms (including Cycads and Cordyline)
Topic: Cycas potting on question
Replies: 5
Views: 929

Cycas potting on question

Im really pleased with the cycad r I recently bought from the guy in Spain, infact i've just ordered another one 5 minutes ago. The only thing with it was that it is quite loose in the pot it came in so I was going to re-pot it. Do these ...
by Andy P
Sat Mar 17, 2012 9:02 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Removing Cycad pups.
Replies: 20
Views: 2016

Removing Cycad pups.

Recieved a Cycas Revoluta yesterday off E-bay and it has 3 pups attached.One of them`s actually bursting out of the side of the ...
by cordyman
Mon Feb 20, 2012 10:49 pm
Forum: Exotic Gardeners Question Time - Ask Here :-) (Public)
Topic: What temps do Cycas rev. get damaged/yellow or drop leaves?
Replies: 6
Views: 834

What temps do Cycas rev. get damaged/yellow or drop leaves?

My Ikea sago had a warning on the side of the pot saying do not expose to below +5*c !!! So i've been expecting the worst all winter after the -8 maxifleece covered pot toppled and broke. I've repotted and stuck in the unheated plastic greenhouse. Apart from sheltering from the direct elements, its ...