Australian Cacti Forum
Would you like to react to this message? Create an account in a few clicks or log in to continue.



 
HomeGalleryRegisterLog in
Latest topics
» Cacti Identification help.
Digi Seeds Follow their progress Emptyby Eck Fri Oct 29, 2021 9:56 pm

» NSW public campaign on Prickly Pear including Bunny Ears
Digi Seeds Follow their progress Emptyby Eck Thu Oct 07, 2021 3:03 pm

» Copiapoa ID ?
Digi Seeds Follow their progress Emptyby region4 Thu Oct 07, 2021 12:29 pm

» Cactus accident
Digi Seeds Follow their progress Emptyby Eck Tue Jun 22, 2021 6:24 pm

» Anyone still browsing this forum?
Digi Seeds Follow their progress Emptyby SlightlyHooked Sun Jun 20, 2021 9:43 pm

» Is this Opuntia ficus-indica ?
Digi Seeds Follow their progress Emptyby Eck Thu Jan 25, 2018 11:30 am


 

 Digi Seeds Follow their progress

Go down 
+5
MichaelCactus
hornet
lewis
calycium
parrotsheaven
9 posters
Go to page : 1, 2, 3  Next
AuthorMessage
parrotsheaven
Calm and Collected
parrotsheaven


Number of posts : 464
Location : Corio. Victoria
Registration date : 2008-05-14

Digi Seeds Follow their progress Empty
PostSubject: Digi Seeds Follow their progress   Digi Seeds Follow their progress EmptySat Jun 28, 2008 7:10 pm

Decided to do a post to keep everyone up to date on the seeds of Astrophytum caput-medusae.

Seeds Planted on Sunday afternoon 22nd June.

10 seeds per pot using the baggie method and put on a heat mat with thermostat set at 26C with lights on for 16 hours per day.

No action Saturday morning 28th June

Germination sighted Saturday night at 7pm the 28th June..............Whoopeee!!!!!!!!!!

Photos tomorrow Smile
Back to top Go down
calycium
Moderator
calycium


Number of posts : 416
Location : Adelaide, SA
Registration date : 2008-04-06

Digi Seeds Follow their progress Empty
PostSubject: Re: Digi Seeds Follow their progress   Digi Seeds Follow their progress EmptySat Jun 28, 2008 7:29 pm

Congratulations Betty

waiting for tomorrows photos
Back to top Go down
lewis
avid contributor & moderator



Number of posts : 862
Location : Melbourne
Registration date : 2008-05-07

Digi Seeds Follow their progress Empty
PostSubject: Re: Digi Seeds Follow their progress   Digi Seeds Follow their progress EmptySat Jun 28, 2008 7:31 pm

Good work betty Smile
can't wait to see these pics.
Back to top Go down
parrotsheaven
Calm and Collected
parrotsheaven


Number of posts : 464
Location : Corio. Victoria
Registration date : 2008-05-14

Digi Seeds Follow their progress Empty
PostSubject: Re: Digi Seeds Follow their progress   Digi Seeds Follow their progress EmptySun Jun 29, 2008 9:27 am

Amazing little fella's not even a day old and they have character Smile

Wasn't till I took the photos that I could see it. I have eight up so far from 40 planted cheers

Digi Seeds Follow their progress Digi_s10

Digi Seeds Follow their progress Digi_s11

Digi Seeds Follow their progress Digi_s12

Digi Seeds Follow their progress Digi_s13
Back to top Go down
lewis
avid contributor & moderator



Number of posts : 862
Location : Melbourne
Registration date : 2008-05-07

Digi Seeds Follow their progress Empty
PostSubject: Re: Digi Seeds Follow their progress   Digi Seeds Follow their progress EmptySun Jun 29, 2008 11:00 am

ohhhh excitement!! Razz
Back to top Go down
hornet




Number of posts : 112
Location : brisbane
Registration date : 2008-04-26

Digi Seeds Follow their progress Empty
PostSubject: Re: Digi Seeds Follow their progress   Digi Seeds Follow their progress EmptySun Jun 29, 2008 11:29 am

nice pics, cant wait to get my seeds Very Happy
Back to top Go down
parrotsheaven
Calm and Collected
parrotsheaven


Number of posts : 464
Location : Corio. Victoria
Registration date : 2008-05-14

Digi Seeds Follow their progress Empty
PostSubject: Re: Digi Seeds Follow their progress   Digi Seeds Follow their progress EmptySun Jun 29, 2008 3:07 pm

Won't be long and there will be others posting pics of seedlings bounce
Back to top Go down
lewis
avid contributor & moderator



Number of posts : 862
Location : Melbourne
Registration date : 2008-05-07

Digi Seeds Follow their progress Empty
PostSubject: Re: Digi Seeds Follow their progress   Digi Seeds Follow their progress EmptySun Jun 29, 2008 6:10 pm

Betty, first pic, are 3 cotyledons normal for digi?
Back to top Go down
parrotsheaven
Calm and Collected
parrotsheaven


Number of posts : 464
Location : Corio. Victoria
Registration date : 2008-05-14

Digi Seeds Follow their progress Empty
PostSubject: Re: Digi Seeds Follow their progress   Digi Seeds Follow their progress EmptySun Jun 29, 2008 6:31 pm

Interesting two does seem the norm Question

Will see what I can find out
Back to top Go down
calycium
Moderator
calycium


Number of posts : 416
Location : Adelaide, SA
Registration date : 2008-04-06

Digi Seeds Follow their progress Empty
PostSubject: Re: Digi Seeds Follow their progress   Digi Seeds Follow their progress EmptySun Jun 29, 2008 6:59 pm

Good looking pics Betty, and they look so healthy. 3 cotyledons seems abnormal but I wouldn't complain - you should have your first tubercle by the end of the week.


Last edited by calycium on Mon Jun 30, 2008 10:15 pm; edited 1 time in total
Back to top Go down
parrotsheaven
Calm and Collected
parrotsheaven


Number of posts : 464
Location : Corio. Victoria
Registration date : 2008-05-14

Digi Seeds Follow their progress Empty
PostSubject: Re: Digi Seeds Follow their progress   Digi Seeds Follow their progress EmptySun Jun 29, 2008 7:13 pm

Not complaining at all excited more like it tongue

More soil is cracking tonight Smile

Updates will be forth coming as I am sure I will be checking evey night when I get home from work lol
Back to top Go down
parrotsheaven
Calm and Collected
parrotsheaven


Number of posts : 464
Location : Corio. Victoria
Registration date : 2008-05-14

Digi Seeds Follow their progress Empty
PostSubject: Re: Digi Seeds Follow their progress   Digi Seeds Follow their progress EmptyMon Jun 30, 2008 6:36 am

Well they say 5 to 10 % will come up with 3 cotyledons and no difference noticed with growth.

Damn I was hoping for something special Laughing
Back to top Go down
MichaelCactus
Calm and Collected



Number of posts : 293
Location : Melbourne
Registration date : 2008-06-24

Digi Seeds Follow their progress Empty
PostSubject: Re: Digi Seeds Follow their progress   Digi Seeds Follow their progress EmptyMon Jun 30, 2008 11:20 am

Cool Betty! Hahaha i remember me and Lewis were talking about caput-medusae awhile ago, guess you beat me to getting one hahahahahaha.
How long would it roughly be before they are a decent size?
Back to top Go down
lewis
avid contributor & moderator



Number of posts : 862
Location : Melbourne
Registration date : 2008-05-07

Digi Seeds Follow their progress Empty
PostSubject: Re: Digi Seeds Follow their progress   Digi Seeds Follow their progress EmptyMon Jun 30, 2008 11:24 am

some years at least, unless they are grafted. It is supposed to be not hard to grow.
Back to top Go down
lewis
avid contributor & moderator



Number of posts : 862
Location : Melbourne
Registration date : 2008-05-07

Digi Seeds Follow their progress Empty
PostSubject: Re: Digi Seeds Follow their progress   Digi Seeds Follow their progress EmptyMon Jun 30, 2008 11:28 am

Betty graft some to pereskiopsis next spring, although its probably a good idea if you haven't tried before to practise on common seedlings rather than potentially waste digi seedlings!
Back to top Go down
parrotsheaven
Calm and Collected
parrotsheaven


Number of posts : 464
Location : Corio. Victoria
Registration date : 2008-05-14

Digi Seeds Follow their progress Empty
PostSubject: Re: Digi Seeds Follow their progress   Digi Seeds Follow their progress EmptyMon Jun 30, 2008 7:05 pm

Update ................ 10 up now Very Happy

I may get game later on with the grafting. I may try one on some echinopsis or thrich though. I have seen some doing really well on echinopsis.
Back to top Go down
lewis
avid contributor & moderator



Number of posts : 862
Location : Melbourne
Registration date : 2008-05-07

Digi Seeds Follow their progress Empty
PostSubject: Re: Digi Seeds Follow their progress   Digi Seeds Follow their progress EmptyMon Jun 30, 2008 7:42 pm

Sounding good Betty! Very Happy
Back to top Go down
parrotsheaven
Calm and Collected
parrotsheaven


Number of posts : 464
Location : Corio. Victoria
Registration date : 2008-05-14

Digi Seeds Follow their progress Empty
PostSubject: Re: Digi Seeds Follow their progress   Digi Seeds Follow their progress EmptyThu Jul 03, 2008 7:35 pm

15 up now and one of the first ones has a tubercle bounce

Will take photos over the weekend
Back to top Go down
MichaelCactus
Calm and Collected



Number of posts : 293
Location : Melbourne
Registration date : 2008-06-24

Digi Seeds Follow their progress Empty
PostSubject: Re: Digi Seeds Follow their progress   Digi Seeds Follow their progress EmptyThu Jul 03, 2008 7:49 pm

Sounds good Betty! Hopefully they all survive Very Happy
Back to top Go down
calycium
Moderator
calycium


Number of posts : 416
Location : Adelaide, SA
Registration date : 2008-04-06

Digi Seeds Follow their progress Empty
PostSubject: Re: Digi Seeds Follow their progress   Digi Seeds Follow their progress EmptyThu Jul 03, 2008 8:20 pm

Well done Betty,
15 is a good number out of 40 seed - that's about 35% so far.

3 more days for me and I hope to see my first seed bounce
Back to top Go down
parrotsheaven
Calm and Collected
parrotsheaven


Number of posts : 464
Location : Corio. Victoria
Registration date : 2008-05-14

Digi Seeds Follow their progress Empty
PostSubject: Re: Digi Seeds Follow their progress   Digi Seeds Follow their progress EmptyThu Jul 03, 2008 8:30 pm

Whoo Hooo it will be a digi invasion Twisted Evil
Back to top Go down
Hellonasty
Admin
Hellonasty


Number of posts : 1824
Location : NSW
Registration date : 2008-04-04

Digi Seeds Follow their progress Empty
PostSubject: Re: Digi Seeds Follow their progress   Digi Seeds Follow their progress EmptyThu Jul 03, 2008 11:18 pm

Great work. Keep us updated Smile
Back to top Go down
trigonus
Admin & Cactus Fiend
trigonus


Number of posts : 879
Location : coastal NSW 1°C - 40°C
Registration date : 2008-01-23

Digi Seeds Follow their progress Empty
PostSubject: Re: Digi Seeds Follow their progress   Digi Seeds Follow their progress EmptyFri Jul 04, 2008 10:32 am

Can't wait to see those tubercles pushing through Betty. Good work!

_________________
コレクタ
Back to top Go down
http://forum.auscactiforum.net
hornet




Number of posts : 112
Location : brisbane
Registration date : 2008-04-26

Digi Seeds Follow their progress Empty
PostSubject: Re: Digi Seeds Follow their progress   Digi Seeds Follow their progress EmptyFri Jul 04, 2008 2:17 pm

i got my seed yesterday. Thanks betty Very Happy
Back to top Go down
parrotsheaven
Calm and Collected
parrotsheaven


Number of posts : 464
Location : Corio. Victoria
Registration date : 2008-05-14

Digi Seeds Follow their progress Empty
PostSubject: Re: Digi Seeds Follow their progress   Digi Seeds Follow their progress EmptyFri Jul 04, 2008 9:33 pm

Cheers hornet got them planted yet Very Happy

Sorry folks I think I need to clean my glasses no tubercle.............I was looking throught the baggie all fogged up. Was another with three cotyledons that I hadn't noticed before Embarassed

Here's two of four pots.

Digi Seeds Follow their progress Caput_11

Digi Seeds Follow their progress Caput_12
Back to top Go down
Sponsored content





Digi Seeds Follow their progress Empty
PostSubject: Re: Digi Seeds Follow their progress   Digi Seeds Follow their progress Empty

Back to top Go down
 
Digi Seeds Follow their progress
Back to top 
Page 1 of 3Go to page : 1, 2, 3  Next
 Similar topics
-
» WANTED: Astro seeds/plants - have tricho seeds to trade
» First grafts - Astro - (I will update with progress)
» Quarantine/decontamination protocols - if you don't follow one, you should!
»  Buy/ trade Astrophytum seeds have Rare crested Trichocereus seeds to trade.
» where are the seeds???

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
Australian Cacti Forum :: - :: Propagation: Seeds & Vegetative-
Jump to: