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Echinopsis candicans / Trichocereus candicans

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 color from the description is white.

 

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Lobivia and Pseudolobivia Cultivars Lobivia and Pseudolobivia Cultivars I-N

JT 2009.014 JT (Lobivia ferox x L. longispina ) x Psl. calorubra

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 of Echinopsis obrepanda)

Breeder´s Code: JT 2009.014

Flowers: Not measured.

 

 

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Lobivia and Pseudolobivia Cultivars Lobivia and Pseudolobivia Cultivars A-D

BLAZE aka BLAZA – Lobivia hybrid

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 flowers are rather small, but have a beautiful color pattern that is just beautiful to look at.

Flowers: Small, approximately around 4 cm.

Blaze aka Blaza Lobivia hybrid

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Echinopsis Cultivars Echinopsis Cultivars-s E-H

HIGH NOON Echinopsis Bob Schick Huntington

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-bob-schick-huntington

High Noon Echinopsis Photo: Michelle Killen

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Echinopsis Cultivars Echinopsis Cultivars-s E-H

El Capitan (Echinopsis) Thomas Stöfer TS50

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.

El Capitan (Echinopsis) Thomas Stöfer TS50

El Capitan (Echinopsis) Thomas Stöfer TS50

Photo: Michelle Killen

Flower photos of the Echinopsis hybrid El Capitan will be following soon!

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Echinopsis Cultivars Echinopsis Cultivars I-N

ISHTAR Echinopsis hybrid Bob Schick

ISHTAR Echinopsis hybrid Bob Schick

ISHTAR is an Echinopsis hybrid made by Bob Schick.

Breeder: Bob Schick

Parents: As with all Schick hybrids, parent information is not available.

Breeder´s Code: ISI 99-12; HBG 82624, Schick 1483-12.

Description: ISHTAR is one of Schick´s Echinopsis hybrids. Named after Ishtar, the goddess of love.

Flowers: 12 cm, ruffled petals, salmon to pink colored,

ISHTAR Echinopsis Hybrid Schick Michelle Killen

Photo: Michelle Killen