newsgroup for cacti?

Cereoid* cereoid at
Thu Nov 8 16:48:48 EST 2001

Cereoid refers to resembling Cereus, a tall growing columnar cactus.

It does not refer to penicillata. You are really reaching to find a
derogatory definition that doesn't exist.

Brian Watson <brian at> wrote in message
news:9sdf5u$12dl0t$1 at
> "Cereoid*" <cereoid at> wrote in message
> news:htiG7.14138$7I7.1928644736 at
> > It doesn't matter if one top posts, posts to the actual statements or
> bottom
> > posts. There is always some primadonna that will tell you  are doing it
> > wrong!!
> >
> > Aren't you one of those who is incapable of doing a search on the
> Internet,
> > Tumbling Tumbleweed? It would appear you have quite a bit to learn
> yourself,
> > cowpoke.
> I wouldn't be so free with the cracks about internet users' pseudonyms, if
> were you, matey.
> You are hardly on good ground with that (either).
> You are aware, I presume, of the "penicillata" Cereoids and why they are
> so-named?
> And don't give me any old nonsense about their heads resembling
> paintbrushes...
> --
> Brian

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