This one is a hybrid by the German breeder Heise. It came from a whole series named after German cities. All of those were involving Trichocereus thelegonoides and were famous for their huge flower diameter. The body of MAINZ is extremely beautiful with lovely red spines too.
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LEWITZSONNE is a Lobivia hybrid that was purchased as LOBIVIA CHORRYLLOSENSIS J114 from Kakteen Uhlig. The breeder who purchased it was the German AG Echinopsis breeder SAP and he distributed some pups from it.
This Trichocereus hybrid is among the most beautiful that I personally k know. The flowers are huge and get to 18-20 cm in diameter. I do not know the breeder of Trichocereus ‘KA1’, but it could be Uwe Kahle. More info will follow.
Echinopsis candicans / Trichocereus candicans Echinopsis candicans, also known under the formerly accepted name Trichocereus candicans, is a Trichocereus species from Argentina. It is very variable and forms a complex that holds various forms, and which is also connected to other species like Trichocereus purpureopilosus, Trichocereus lamprochlorus and Trichocereus huascha. It regularly forms hybrids with the latter around La Rioja and there is a wide variety of flower colors associated with it. The classic flower […]
Lobivia hybrid JT 2009.014 (Lobivia ferox x L. longispina ) x Psl. calorubra This incredible hybrid has no name yet, but it is likely that we will assign one very soon. The plant has a typical Lobivia / Pseudolobivia body and is currently used by the breeder Patrick Noll in his crosses. Breeder: The breeder of the JT 2009.014 is Jürgen Theisinger from Wolfstein. Parents: (Lobivia ferox x Lobivia longispina) x Pseudolobivia Calorubra (a form […]
Lobivia hybrid ‘BLAZE’ aka ‘BLAZA’ BLAZE aka BLAZA is a Lobivia hybrid or form of a botanical species. The origin is unknown, but it is very likely to be a nursery produced cultivar. Breeder: The breeder of BLAZE is unknown. Parents: Parents not known, but must involve at least one Lobivia. Breeder´s Code: 4054 Description: BLAZE is a very popular and beautiful hybrid. It forms larger clumps of plants and flowers abundantly if treated correctly. The […]
Sylvia (Lobivia or Pseudolobivia hybrid) SYLVIA is a Lobivia hybrid. It is one of my favorite hybrids and I used it a lot. Breeder: The breeder of this hybrid is Mrs. Kriechel, who sold some plants to Johannes Loeven in 1991. Parents: Parents not known Breeder´s Code: 4054 Description: Mrs. Kriechel´s collection number was 4054. The plant comes from Teneriffa and the parents are unknown. It is suspected that it´s a natural hybrid. There´s not only this […]
High Noon Echinopsis Bob Schick Huntington HIGH NOON is a Echinopsis hybrid made by Bob Schick. Breeder: B. Schick Parents: Parents not known Breeder´s Code: ISI 2000-11; HBG 85233, Schick 1356-17. Description: Flowers: 14 cm, orange to yellow. High Noon Echinopsis Photo: Michelle Killen
El Capitan (Echinopsis) Thomas Stöfer TS50 The hybrid EL CAPITAN is a hybrid made by the German breeder Thomas Stöfer. Breeder: Thomas Stöfer Breeder´s Code: TS50 Parents: Probably “Beautiful Dreamer x Afterglow” Description: Known to flower abundantly. Good hybrid that´s often used in hybrid cultivation. Brought into circulation by Andreas Wessner. Flowers: 14-16 cm, Bright yellow to pink with pink colored petals. Covered with white and brown hairs. Photo: Michelle Killen Flower photos of the Echinopsis […]
First Light (Trichocereus / Helianthocereus) Dimitt FIRST LIGHT is Trichocereus hybrid made by Mark Dimmitt. Breeder: M. Dimmitt Parents: Diehi’sche Hybride X Newland’s Orange Breeder´s Code: HBG-ISI 93-5 Description: FIRST LIGHT is a classic created by M. Dimmitt. It is a Helianthocereus hybrid, which belongs to Trichocereus in a wider sense. Flowers: 15 cm, pink with yellow stripes and red sepals. Photo: Michelle Killen