Rhipsalidopsis Hybrid



NameSynonym ofRegister numberApplicant

HybridizerCountryHybridizer referenceName giver
William MorrisAustraliaEdwin B. Hoare

Name yearGroupGrowth habitSeedling/Sport

Pod parentPollen parentPollination yearColor
R. roseaR. × graeseripurple

Color temperature sensitiveFlower lengthFlower widthPetal form

RecurvedStamen colorStyle colorFruit color

Fruit edgedFlower descriptionPhylloclades lengthPhylloclades width
red violet with carmine red tips. Flowers are 3 cm. in length, 4 cm. in width. Petals are elliptic with acute tips. Frontal view petal count is15. Pistil is red violet with 5 white stigma lobes. Filaments are red violet. Ovary is 0.5 cm. deep reddish hue, 5 ribbed on a rotate to funnel shape.

Meier 1995: 22; E.B. Hoare Notes: B1-13 phylloclades are matte green, elongated, narrow, widening at the top with purplish edging. Segments are up to 6 cm in length, 1.5 cm. in width with 3 - 4 areoles per side within small crenations. Yellowish white, short bristling occurs in linear and lateral areoles. New growth is pale yellowish green.

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