Why are we always avoiding the issue, it not the plant that’s the problem it’s the oil being used to get it to you, find an alternative to oil, problem solved. Cacti are becoming endangered in some areas because people are stealing them from the wild displays then selling them on. Monty Don spoke about it in his programme from America, shown last weekend. Poor sweet thing. It sounds like he is lonely and loves the company but then I can see where Tesco coming from because of hygiene and that understand as well he a beauty. I’m glad the cat is back from the place he called home. I don’t buy plants, I pick the seeds from the ones The importance of screening for diseases in plants and seeds can not be understated.