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A Gymnocactus, I think

Posted by ariole z7DE (My Page) on
Wed, Nov 30, 05 at 19:59

I think this is some type of Gymnocactus. And to use a Garden Web term, its also pup-iferous.

Al

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RE: A Gymnocactus, I think

Al,

According to flower and spines it seems to be Gymnocactus knuthianus. Though it surprises me that it is offsetting.

Jordi


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RE: A Gymnocactus, I think

Looks like Knuthianus to me too, (now Turbinicarpus knuthianus thanks to the lumpers), according to Backeberg's lexicon the species sometimes offsets (becoming puppiferous).

CP


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