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Huernia rosea ???

Posted by michelle_h Qld Australia (My Page) on
Mon, Feb 13, 06 at 19:44

Hi all

I purchased this Huernia a few months ago as a small cutting of H. rosea, but now that it has flowered I'm not sure that the label was correct.

I have had a quick look on the web for photos of H. rosea in flower and all are different to my plant

Can someone please help me with a correct id.

With Thanks
Michelle Hudson
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RE: Huernia rosea ???

That is an unusually beautiful flower.

Al


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RE: Huernia rosea ???

Michelle, How about doing a Google image search for Huernia namaquensis. I recall Rosemarie linking that name with a picture very similar to yours.

Enjoy that search.

Al


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RE: Huernia rosea ???

Looks alot like H. Yemenensis as well-

Todd

Here is a link that might be useful: Barad's site


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RE: Huernia rosea ???

What a fantastic flower!


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