Rhipsalidopsis Hybrid


NameSynonym ofRegister numberApplicant

HybridizerCountryHybridizer referenceName giver
William MorrisAustraliaEdwin B. Hoare

Name yearGroupGrowth habitSeedling/Sport

Pod parentPollen parentPollination yearColor
pod parent unknownpollen parent unknownpurple

Color temperature sensitiveFlower lengthFlower widthPetal form

RecurvedStamen colorStyle colorFruit color

Fruit edgedFlower descriptionPhylloclades lengthPhylloclades width
pale red violet with mauve edge, reverse red violet with pale mauve edging. Flower is 3 cm. in length, 4 cm. in width. Petals are narrow with acute tips. Frontal view petal count is 16. Pistil is red violet with 5 white stigma lobes. Filaments are deep red violet to bright purple, incurved at their tops. Ovary is 0.7 cm. with 4 angles, pale apple green on a rotate shape. Note: distinctive coloration with the pale edge standing out giving a two tone effect.

Meier 1995: 23; E.B. Hoare Notes: B1-18segments are small, purplish edged, with 3 areoles per side, with bristling in linear and lateral areoles. Segments are pinkish red in new growth.

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