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by el48tel
Sun Jul 18, 2021 1:23 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Echinopsis hybrid Candlelight --- an oxymoron?
Replies: 4
Views: 192

Re: Echinopsis hybrid Candlelight --- an oxymoron?

Pattock wrote:
Sun Jul 18, 2021 12:26 pm
The colour of the flower appears to be a warm yellow, such as the light cast by a candle. There are worse descriptors for yellow.
The opening flower resembles a candle flame was what I read ... but still in daylight
by el48tel
Sun Jul 18, 2021 11:14 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Echinopsis hybrid Candlelight --- an oxymoron?
Replies: 4
Views: 192

Echinopsis hybrid Candlelight --- an oxymoron?

This hybrid is diurnal rather than nocturnal. Is the name appropriate?
by el48tel
Sat Jul 17, 2021 5:50 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Nice Cono hybrid
Replies: 4
Views: 290

Re: Nice Cono hybrid

That is one gorgeous hybrid. Well done.
by el48tel
Sat Jul 17, 2021 9:54 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: I have this as Echinopsis cinnabarina
Replies: 8
Views: 326

Re: I have this as Echinopsis cinnabarina

Unfortunately, I don't have details of where this item comes from. Martin Lowry's confirmation of Graham Charles's system. Provenance codes_.jpg Thanks Mike I have Graham's book Cacti and Succulents: An Illustrated Guide to the Plants and Their Cultivation. (Autographed of course). He gives a simil...
by el48tel
Sat Jul 17, 2021 6:19 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: I have this as Echinopsis cinnabarina
Replies: 8
Views: 326

Re: I have this as Echinopsis cinnabarina

Phil_SK wrote:
Fri Jul 16, 2021 3:27 pm
Maybe: ?
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That's what I understood too
by el48tel
Sat Jul 17, 2021 6:18 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: I have this as Echinopsis cinnabarina
Replies: 8
Views: 326

Re: I have this as Echinopsis cinnabarina

Ross M wrote:
Fri Jul 16, 2021 5:43 pm
The 'Z' is something that Graham Charles helpfully adds to his printed labels to indicate that the plant was grown from habitat collected seed
Agreed
by el48tel
Fri Jul 16, 2021 10:07 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Another out-sized bud
Replies: 4
Views: 298

Re: Another out-sized bud

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by el48tel
Fri Jul 16, 2021 2:33 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: I have this as Echinopsis cinnabarina
Replies: 8
Views: 326

I have this as Echinopsis cinnabarina

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The label

Echinopsis cinnabarina (Lobivia cinnabarina) LM695.02 (Z)
by el48tel
Fri Jul 16, 2021 1:29 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Collective nouns
Replies: 16
Views: 519

Re: Collective nouns

What about
A shop front of Fenestraria

A tool box of Hammeria

A ship of Matelea

A Warren of Rabiea

An inkwell of Squilla
by el48tel
Fri Jul 16, 2021 5:07 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Collective nouns
Replies: 16
Views: 519

Re: Collective nouns

A surplus of Schlumbergera

A parade of Parodia

A blowout of Blossfeldia

A merriment of Mesembs

An ecstasy of Echeveria

A gathering of Gymnocalycium

A magnum of Weingartia

Do they appear in Lamb's Reference Plate Collection? Sheepishly following the rest, I thought of flock of Euphorbia.