Rhipsalidopsis Hybrid


NameSynonym ofRegister numberApplicant

HybridizerCountryHybridizer referenceName giver
William MorrisAustraliaEdwin B. Hoare

Name yearGroupGrowth habitSeedling/Sport

Pod parentPollen parentPollination yearColor
R. roseaunknown R. × graeseripink

Color temperature sensitiveFlower lengthFlower widthPetal form

RecurvedStamen colorStyle colorFruit color

Fruit edgedFlower descriptionPhylloclades lengthPhylloclades width
pale magenta pink with darker mid stripe. Flowers are 2.5 - 3 cm. in length, 4 cm. in width. Petals are obovate (egg shaped) with a pointed tip. Front view petal count is 14. Pistil is bright magenta with 5 - 6 white stigma lobes. Filaments are bright magenta. Ovary is 0.7 cm., 5 ribs, apple green.

Meier 1995: 18; E.B. Hoare Notes: B1-5dull, pale green phylloclades exhibit a dark red-purple edge. Segments are small, wider at their rounded apexes. Small lateral crenations are present. Short, 0.4 cm. yellow-brown bristles are present in linear (apical) areoles. Some fine bristles are present on side areoles.

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