Astrophytum asterias

Astrophytum asterias

Thursday, 19 October 2017

Cactus / denegrii

An obregonia denegrii was in flower.
Off-sets of O. denegrii are easy to root but this one is propagated from seed by myself.
It takes years from seed to flower.

Wednesday, 18 October 2017

Cactus / ambatoense

It will be a hot day today.
The maximum temperature will be 33 C' in the afternoon.
A Gymnocalycium ambatoense was in flower yesterday.

Tuesday, 17 October 2017

Cactus / myriostigma

A degrafted and rooted Astrophytum myriostigma cv kikkou was in flower.
I degrafted this one last year.
The yellow flower gives off a citrus scent.

Monday, 16 October 2017

Cactus / asterias

A small Astrophytum asterias propagated from an offset was in flower.
This one is mixed genera of red flower and hanazono.
The cactus is in a 65 mm square pot.

Friday, 13 October 2017

Cactus / heterochromus

Several cacti were in flower in the afternoon.
It was rain in the morning but it stopped after lunch.
The photo is one of them, Thelocactus heterochromus.
Flowers of Thelocactus are quite large.

Sunday, 8 October 2017

Cactus / heptacanthus

I found a Discocactus heptacanthus v griseus was in flower in the morning.
I degrafted this one recently.
I assume this one has not rooted yet.