Astrophytum asterias

Astrophytum asterias

Tuesday, 26 March 2019

Cactus / furfuraceus

Many ariocarpus retusus v furfuraceus were in flower.
It is one of them.
Since it is degrafted one, thick wool is formed and covers over plant top.
The size is 14 cm in diameter.


Sunday, 24 March 2019

Cactus / intermedius

An ariocarpus fissuratus v intermedius was also in flower.
This one is also young.
Seed was sown and a seedling was grafted in 2015.
It was degrafted and rooted in 2017.


Saturday, 23 March 2019

Cactus / cauliflower

An ariocarpus retusus v furfuraceus cv Suguri cauliflower was in flower.
It is very young.
I sowed seed in 2015 and a seedling was grafted.
The scion was degrafted in 2017.
The cactus has just started to show the character of cultivar.

Thursday, 21 March 2019

Cactus / furfuraceus

An ariocarpus retusus v ferfuraceus cv Daruma seiji was in flower yesterday.
This species has short round tubercles and seiji body colour.
The size is 12 cm in diameter currently.

Wednesday, 20 March 2019

Cactus / jarmilae

Many Ariocarpus were in flower in the afternoon.
The photo is one of them, retusus v jarmilae.
Seeds were sown in 2006 and it is 17 cm in diameter currently.

Saturday, 16 March 2019

Cactus / super kabuto

A matured super kabuto was in flower.
It is a typical super kabuto, not special at all but the flower colour is reddish.

Thursday, 14 March 2019

Cactus / miracle kabuto

A miracle kabuto was in flower.
As you can see on the photo, the flower in autumn is quite small.
This one is my oldest miracle kabuto, 18 cm in diameter.