Small Flowers, Great Plant / Big Flowers, Great Plant!

cactusjordi(z10 CA)December 10, 2005

Now it is the time to show its small flowers, Uebelmannia flavispina:


Turbinicarpus nieblae loves to show off a bit more with its huge flowers:




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cactuspolecat(Tasmania Aust)

Absolutely beautiful, Jordi. That Turb sure is showy. I love the Uebelmannias. I'm about to order some uebelmannia seeds, there is one listed as pectinifera v. flavispina... I'd been trying to picture in my mind what it looks like, I guess now I know. Thanks mate.


    Bookmark   December 11, 2005 at 4:45AM
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greenlarry(UK 8/9)

love the colour on the Turbi's flowers!

    Bookmark   December 13, 2005 at 3:43PM
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billinsc(7B SC)

Splendid Jordi!!
Bill in SC

    Bookmark   December 13, 2005 at 11:13PM
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cactusjordi(z10 CA)

This one, the Uebelmannia meninensis, fits in here I think:


Here is a link that might be useful:

    Bookmark   December 24, 2005 at 4:21PM
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