Rhipsalidopsis Hybrid


NameSynonym ofRegister numberApplicant

HybridizerCountryHybridizer referenceName giver
William MorrisAustraliaEdwin B. Hoare

Name yearGroupGrowth habitSeedling/Sport

Pod parentPollen parentPollination yearColor
R. roseaR. × graeseri with large red flowersred

Color temperature sensitiveFlower lengthFlower widthPetal form

RecurvedStamen colorStyle colorFruit color

Fruit edgedFlower descriptionPhylloclades lengthPhylloclades width
claret red with orange-red midline. Flower length is 3 cm., width is 5.5 cm. Petals are oblanceolate (widest above midpoint) with acute tips. Frontal view petal count is 12. Ovary is 0.9 cm with 5 reddish ribs on an opaque green star shape.

Meier 1995: 17; E.B. Hoare Notes: B1-2segments are small, flat, yellowish green with purple-red edge. Linear (apex) and lateral areoles are tipped with dark brownish bristles. There are 3 - 4 areoles along each side.

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