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My big pricker is flaccid

Repotted one of our large cacti in a nice sandy loam and the poor thing went droopy Any remedies?




btw, since it was on the camera, bubble & squeak for lilly & skinner a fortnight ago:


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Mail it -- I'll stick it in the ground.

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I think it is recommended that you stake such plants when re-potted until such times that the minimal root system re-establishes itself.

What are Lilly and Skinner?
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I want a Saguaro in the worst way..........Not enough to go to jail though.

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I think it is recommended that you stake such plants when re-potted until such times that the minimal root system re-establishes itself.

What are Lilly and Skinner?
Yeah I have it supported but if I bend it too much, the white man-juice squirts out on my hands and makes me feel naughty.


lilly & skinner = dinner (I thought)

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Something like this?
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I love these things, anyone tasted these? They are tasty
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Something like this?
Yeah. It would be funny to lay it in the bed next to my wife in the middle of the night and put a Peterbuilt cap on the top of it.

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Estan Nopales!

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^^^^^^

Yeah, those things are taking over Southern Europe.They are tasty, but good grief are those spines nasty.We always singed them with a lighter turned up full before trying to pick and eat them.
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