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 clone, but also 7 sister plants that are all known as Sylvia 1-8. The three best plants were propagated and distributed as Sylvia 1-3.
Flowers: 7-8 cm, red with various shades of white, white to rose colored petals.