Astrophytum asterias

Astrophytum asterias

Friday, 23 March 2018

Cactus / asterias

A matured asterias was also in flower.
This one has started to show hanazono character.
It is 15 cm in diameter.

Thursday, 22 March 2018

Cactus / super kabuto

Several super kabutos were in folwer in the afternoon.
The flecking pattern is slightly different each other.
The photo is one of them.

Sunday, 18 March 2018

cactus / furfuraceus

An ariocarpus retusus v furfuraceus was in flower in the afternoon.
This one was degrafted several years ago and relies on own root currently.

Saturday, 17 March 2018

Cactus / retusus

An ariocarpus retusus cv Shinkawa tama zouge has pushed 2 flowering buds up.
This cultivar has longer tubercles than that of standard retusus.
The size is 16 cm in diameter.

Saturday, 10 March 2018

Cactus / fissuratus

An other fissuratus f Big Bend was also in flower yesterday.
I bought seeds and sowed in 2003.
Several young seedlings were grafted on Hylocereus stocks and degrfted later.
It is one of them, 20 cm in diameter.

Friday, 9 March 2018

Cactus / fissuratus

A matured Ariocarpus fissuratus f Big Bend was in flower in the morning.
Big bend form has smoother skin than that of standard form.
I degrafted years ago and I think it has own-roots currently.

Wednesday, 7 March 2018

Cactus / super-hanazono kabuto

The photo is a super-hanazono kabuto.
I added the character of hanazono on a super kabuto.
It just starts to show the character of hanazono.