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by Cris
Sun May 06, 2018 9:22 pm
Forum: General Cacti Forum
Topic: Which succulents will tolerant a rainy and cold season?
Replies: 2
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Re: Which succulents will tolerant a rainy and cold season?

I’m near you and leave mine out year round; the key is good drainage and watering at the right time. That having been said, I have had good luck with aeonium, sedum, crassula, graptovera, and ecchevaria and less luck with hawthornia / aloes. Enjoy!
by Cris
Thu May 03, 2018 1:45 pm
Forum: Cactus and Succulent Care
Topic: My golden barrel is turning pale green what does it need?
Replies: 7
Views: 5147

Re: My golden barrel is turning pale green what does it need?

Usually insufficient lighting for cacti that is turning that type of color, if you do decide to check the roots and they seem healthy I would acclimate to more and longer light, also a low nitrogen fertilizer can really help with dull coloring in succulents if you’ve never fertilized before. Golden...
by Cris
Thu May 03, 2018 1:42 pm
Forum: Cactus and Succulent Care
Topic: My golden barrel is turning pale green what does it need?
Replies: 7
Views: 5147

Re: My golden barrel is turning pale green what does it need?

Thank you Mike for this answer. I have tried to give this plant a good whole day sun and it burned some of its parts. I read that morning sun would be good enough.some are even putting them on window sills south facing window.

Soil is 70% pumice.
by Cris
Thu May 03, 2018 1:32 pm
Forum: Cactus and Succulent Care
Topic: My golden barrel is turning pale green what does it need?
Replies: 7
Views: 5147

My golden barrel is turning pale green what does it need?

My golden barrel is turning pale green what does it need?
(morning sun 6am- 12pm, in the afternoon kept inside the house - it's too hot outside it killed 3 of my cacti already).
(watered once every two weeks).
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