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Forum: Off Topic - Totally 06-01-2019, 06:41 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 19,995
Posted By kg5
Many of the Tillandsia are in flower now. We have...

Many of the Tillandsia are in flower now. We have just a bit of cold weather which brings them into flowering.Nice time to be around the bush houses.

T.stricta

https://i.imgur.com/GE16uhH.jpg?1...
Forum: Off Topic - Totally 05-21-2019, 03:25 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 19,995
Posted By kg5
Honey Bees really fit in our plant nursery house...

Honey Bees really fit in our plant nursery house type landscape design. It is all coming together nicely.

Our Australian Native Stingless Bee Hive arrived in perfect condition through the mail...
Forum: Off Topic - Totally 05-14-2019, 06:24 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 19,995
Posted By kg5
Bit of a side track. But believe it is of...

Bit of a side track.

But believe it is of interest and the bees also fit in very nicely with the water lilies that now have a nursery area in one of our Tillandsia bush houses.

Indiana...
Forum: Off Topic - Totally 05-10-2019, 04:58 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,284
Posted By kg5
Hi Jerm It looks to be a Platycerium...

Hi Jerm

It looks to be a Platycerium bifurcatum. They are the most common Australian elkhorn. Nice plant!

They will take a frosty night so long as their not in the open. They will also take...
Forum: Off Topic - Totally 05-08-2019, 06:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 665
Posted By kg5
Such an amazing forum that seems so fragile! ...

Such an amazing forum that seems so fragile!

Thank you Admin & mods for how & what you do to keep everything happening.
Forum: Off Topic - Totally 05-04-2019, 06:19 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 19,995
Posted By kg5
Hi HailStarscream Tip damage has never been...

Hi HailStarscream

Tip damage has never been talked about here. Maybe others can help here too.

Yes the dieing off of the Tillandsia leaf tips is one of those things. Believe it comes from the...
Forum: Off Topic - Totally 05-04-2019, 01:59 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 19,995
Posted By kg5
Bees are very interesting wisdomseeker! This...

Bees are very interesting wisdomseeker!

This link is about Australian bees

Native Bees of Queensland Poster | Etsy...
Forum: Off Topic - Totally 05-03-2019, 07:18 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 19,995
Posted By kg5
Thank you for the kind words Leafmite. Have...

Thank you for the kind words Leafmite. Have really fallen head over heels with Tillandsia. But a new comer to us here are water lilies and have a nursery for them at ground shelf level in my new...
Forum: Off Topic - Totally 05-03-2019, 06:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 727
Posted By kg5
Good to see you back estación seca! It is a great...

Good to see you back estación seca! It is a great thing that you can do those jobs yourself.

We had just about zero rain over our wet season being summer. But we have had rain every 2nd day all...
Forum: Off Topic - Totally 05-02-2019, 10:17 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 19,995
Posted By kg5
Have been watching Tillandsia aeranthos miniature...

Have been watching Tillandsia aeranthos miniature since they arrived a couple of months ago.

There are clearly 3 different sizes at present and have been since they arrived. Have them isolated to...
Forum: Photography 04-24-2019, 02:56 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,140
Posted By kg5
Found my photobucket account and logged in. They...

Found my photobucket account and logged in. They still will not talk to me about my images that they are keeping from me. 15 years of my images.

After what they did to all of us. They can be...
Forum: Photography 04-23-2019, 03:19 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,140
Posted By kg5
Shock! Photobucket has changed dramatically...

Shock!

Photobucket has changed dramatically cost wise.

Now to see if I can find my images.
Forum: Photography 04-22-2019, 05:22 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,140
Posted By kg5
Does anyone use an image hosting site here?

Am very experienced with posting images that are full size but reduced to a loading size that is less than a thumb nail. The thumb nail image seems to be the norm as a posted image on this forum...
Forum: Off Topic - Totally 04-19-2019, 01:59 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 19,995
Posted By kg5
The Tillandsia's are in a strong growing stage as...

The Tillandsia's are in a strong growing stage as the weather starts to cool here.

estación seca comments about hot weather and Tillandsia not liking it is just so true. As he mentions a lot of...
Forum: Off Topic - Totally 04-10-2019, 04:30 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,285
Posted By kg5
Mother nature can be really bad when it comes in...

Mother nature can be really bad when it comes in wild fire & huge tropical storms. We live at the bottom end of the cyclone area or hurricanes as they are called in the northern hemisphere.

Am...
Forum: Off Topic - Totally 04-09-2019, 07:26 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,285
Posted By kg5
Hi wisdomseeker Beautiful plants & beautiful...

Hi wisdomseeker

Beautiful plants & beautiful images!



Australia boarders were closed to incoming Tillandsia in 2015 because of xylella bacteria(it attacks hardwood) it stopped about 95% of...
Forum: Off Topic - Totally 04-09-2019, 03:27 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 19,995
Posted By kg5
My new bush house is nearly finished. Have enough...

My new bush house is nearly finished. Have enough shelf space for my needs for the next few months. Will construct the shelving as I need it.The new bush house has a redesigned shelving system. Have...
Forum: Dendrobium Alliance 04-05-2019, 07:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 908
Posted By kg5
Hi aliceinwl Have no idea if 9b area is a...

Hi aliceinwl

Have no idea if 9b area is a warm place or a cold environment but here goes. I am in a sub-tropical area.

Have the best large orchid nursery in my back yard and they do heaps of...
Forum: Off Topic - Totally 03-30-2019, 06:32 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,431
Posted By kg5
The most user friendly elkhorn or staghorn that I...

The most user friendly elkhorn or staghorn that I have found is elkhorn P. compacta or netherlands.

A smaller plant. Very hardy in shade and full sun. Very hard to over water. Grows in my winters...
Forum: Off Topic - Totally 03-29-2019, 08:08 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 19,995
Posted By kg5
A question please? In my sub-tropical...

A question please?

In my sub-tropical climate I do not seem to be able to grow Tillandsia fuchsii var. gracilis & Tillandsia andreana has anyone got any idea why this is happening?

They seem to...
Forum: Off Topic - Totally 03-19-2019, 05:54 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 19,995
Posted By kg5
The biggest thing to come out of this summer. Is...

The biggest thing to come out of this summer. Is that the watering of all the Tillandsia was reduced by 90%. Mostly because of changing totally to hand watering only. No dunking or set sprinklers.
...
Forum: Off Topic - Totally 03-14-2019, 06:53 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 19,995
Posted By kg5
Watering many Tillandsia. Am using a trays...

Watering many Tillandsia.

Am using a trays of sphagnum moss around the bush house as a tester for how dry the bush house is and it works very well.

Very much wonder how much water gets to the...
Forum: Off Topic - Totally 03-13-2019, 10:39 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 19,995
Posted By kg5
Watering Tillandsia is very much to do with where...

Watering Tillandsia is very much to do with where and what time of year you are watering them.

In summer I water only by using a hand held sprinkler and give them a quick drink every day or every...
Forum: Advanced Discussion 03-10-2019, 04:25 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,258
Posted By kg5
One of those weeks where is just so nice to water...

One of those weeks where is just so nice to water my plants and be and feel at peace with myself in the middle of all the confusion. To just let all of it go.....
Forum: Off Topic - Totally 03-04-2019, 02:37 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 19,995
Posted By kg5
Tillandsia Samantha - (T. mooreana X kalmbacheri...

Tillandsia Samantha - (T. mooreana X kalmbacheri )

Have managed to get 40 good looking plants. They are a very new hybrid and still quite rare.

T. samantha
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