Rhipsalidopsis Hybrid



NameSynonym ofRegister numberApplicant

HybridizerCountryHybridizer referenceName giver
Johnson Cactus GardensUSA

Name yearGroupGrowth habitSeedling/Sport

Pod parentPollen parentPollination yearColor
pod parent unknownpollen parent unknownred

Color temperature sensitiveFlower lengthFlower widthPetal form

RecurvedStamen colorStyle colorFruit color

Fruit edgedFlower descriptionPhylloclades lengthPhylloclades width
orange vermilion (Meier: bright red with raspberry colored margins; Johnson: pale crimson red). Flowers are 4 cm. in length, 6 cm. in width. Petals are oblanceolate with acute to pointed tips. Frontal view petal count is 15. Pistil is orange vermilion with 5 long white stigma lobes. Filaments are yellow orange at base to mauve pink, paler at their tops. Ovary is 0.8 cm. 5 ribs, bronze reddish hue with a funnel to rotate star shape.

Meier 1995: 16; E.B. Hoare Notes: B1-9roundish, matte green phylloclades have 2 - 4 areoles per side, rounded crenations are quite bristly. New growth sports a brownish margin. Often retailed in the past as 'Andre' or 'Andrae'.

error: Content is protected !!