A couple of Astros with different-coloured flowers

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Diane
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A couple of Astros with different-coloured flowers

Post by Diane » Mon Aug 20, 2018 5:45 pm

I grew a couple of Astrophytum asterias with red flowers from seed a few years ago, and just caught this one in flower yesterday.
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Astrophytum Asterias red flower
I also have a number of Astrophytum Super Kabuto forms, and this one has quite pinkish striped flowers (bought from Frank Trigg a few years ago). Different!
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Astrophytum Super Kabuto
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Re: A couple of Astros with different-coloured flowers

Post by Sylvia » Mon Aug 20, 2018 7:14 pm

I love the pink one Diane.
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Re: A couple of Astros with different-coloured flowers

Post by Chris in Leeds » Mon Aug 20, 2018 8:09 pm

Lovely flower colours Diane thanks for sharing
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Re: A couple of Astros with different-coloured flowers

Post by juster » Mon Aug 20, 2018 10:10 pm

These are beautiful Diane, thanks for posting.
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Re: A couple of Astros with different-coloured flowers

Post by Tony R » Tue Aug 21, 2018 12:14 am

Very special, Diane. Thanks (tu)
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Re: A couple of Astros with different-coloured flowers

Post by cactuspip » Wed Aug 22, 2018 1:18 pm

Very, very nice. And the bodies aren't too shabby either!
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