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
magenta red with a deeper red reverse. Flowers are 3 cm. in length, 2.5 cm. in width. Petals are narrow with pointed tips. Frontal view petal count is 12. Pistil is magenta red with 5 white stigma lobes. Magenta-red filaments are mauve at their tips. Ovary is 0.8 cm. 5 ribbed, pale green to brownish green ribs on a rotate semi open form.

Meier 1995: 23; E.B. Hoare Notes: B1-15phylloclades are narrow, green with red-purple edges, elongated, flat, slightly thick, 4 - 6 cm. in length, 1 cm. in width. with 4 - 5 areoles per side within small crenations.. Sparse, short white hair-like bristles in small semi-round linear areole. Reddish new growth.

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