Registration Agreement


                                                        ******PLEASE READ THIS AGREEMENT, don't just accept it******

To post messages or view photos on the Clivia Forum, you must register as a member. This registration is free of charge. By registering, you agree to abide the following Terms of Membership:

You agree, through your use of this forum, that you will not post any material which is false, defamatory, inaccurate, abusive, vulgar, hateful, harassing, obscene, profane, racist, sexually oriented, threatening, invasive of a person's privacy, adult material, or otherwise in violation of any International or Federal laws. You further agree not to post any posts where you name, accuse, or insinuate misconduct of any other party (If you have a problem with someone, sort it out offline). You also agree not to post any copyrighted material unless you own the copyright or you have written consent from the owner of the copyrighted material. Spam, flooding, advertisements, chain letters, pyramid schemes, and solicitations are also forbidden on this forum.

It is at the soul discretion of the Forum Administrator to delete/moderate/move any post contravening any of the above. Although the administrators and moderators of The Clivia Forum will attempt to keep all objectionable messages off this forum, it is impossible for us to review all messages.

Flooding the Forum or Private Messages with inane posts is forbidden.

Note that it is impossible for the staff or the owners of this forum to confirm the validity of posts. Please remember that we do not actively monitor the posted messages, and as such, are not responsible for the content contained within. We do not warrant the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information presented. The posted messages express the views of the author, and not necessarily the views of this forum, it's staff, it's subsidiaries, or this forum's owners. Anyone who feels that a posted message is objectionable is encouraged to notify an administrator or moderator of this forum immediately. The staff and the owners of this forum reserve the right to remove objectionable content, within a reasonable time frame, if they determine that removal is necessary. This is a manual process, however, please realize that they may not be able to remove or edit particular messages immediately. This policy applies to member profile information as well.

You remain solely responsible for the content of your posted messages. Furthermore, you agree to indemnify and hold harmless the owners of the Clivia Forum, any related websites to this forum, it's staff, and it's subsidiaries. The owners of this forum also reserve the right to reveal your identity (or any other related information collected on this service) in the event of a formal complaint or legal action arising from any situation caused by your use of this forum. If you are found to have brought the name of the Clivia Forum into disrepute, legal action can be taken and you will be banned.

You have the ability, as you register, to choose your username. We advise that you keep the name appropriate. This is an open form, we do not hide our identities, please make sure you display your proper name in your profile after registration. Anyone contravening this, will be banned until the name is amended. With this user account you are about to register, you agree to never give your password out to another person except an administrator, for your protection and for validity reasons. You also agree to NEVER use another person's account for any reason.  We also HIGHLY recommend you use a complex and unique password for your account, to prevent account theft.

After you register and login to this forum, you will be able to fill out a detailed profile. It is your responsibility to present clean and accurate information. Any information the forum owner or staff determines to be inaccurate or vulgar in nature will be removed, with or without prior notice. Appropriate sanctions may be applicable.

Please note that with each post, your IP address is recorded, in the event that you need to be banned from this forum or your ISP contacted. This will only happen in the event of a major violation of this agreement.

Also note that the software places a cookie, a text file containing bits of information (such as your username and password), in your browser's cache. This is ONLY used to keep you logged in/out. The software does not collect or send any other form of information to your computer.

Sales Listings are free to private individuals, commercial sales will only be allowed by making use of the ForumAds campaign.

Any person participating in any of the Forum Auctions, are bound by the terms and conditions laid out. Any product offered on the forum is taken at face value, the buyer assumes that the product offered is as advertised, and the seller bears full responsibility for the description as provided by them of the products offered.

As a condition of service, all members of the Forum are added to our list to receive email announcements.

All the contents of this web site including the design, text, graphics, their selection and arrangement, are copyright Clivia Forum or its licensors. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED and all moral rights are asserted and reserved. We reserve the right to reproduce your message posts in other media.

*** New addition to rules - 24-08-2011***

If you are found to be in violation of any of the rules, terms and conditions of the forum, no matter who you are, you WILL be banned for a period of 3 months, or until such a time as you have made amends to the person/s concerned an asked for a public apology.

These include, but are not limited to the following:
1. Flamming
2. Naming names, you do not bring your private business to the forum, if you have an issue with a member, sort it out with them.
3. Trolling (See
4. Being disrespectful to others
5. If you are found to be falsely advertising any product, you will be banned
6. If you are found to have modified or posted someone else's photo and claim it to be your own, you are out of here
7. No harassment of members, no begging for plants or seeds etc, on or off the forum

*** New addition to rules - 24-07-2012***

From today as stated in a previous post, all youngsters under the age of 18 will be restricted until I have a letter from a parent/guardian giving their child permission to participate in the forum.

All parents are to phone me or email me with a contact number where I can contact them in this regard.


*** Businesses are not allowed to advertise their products on the forum except through the appropriate advertising platform, please contact me before posting your goods - you will be banned


Thanks for being part of the Clivia Forum. Enjoy yourself. :)