Jul 18, 2009

Dyckia sp - Santa Catarina

This is a brand new species from Santa Catarina,
non described and a fabulous one.
Blooms in conspicuous big light orange flowers.
Has a thick coat of fine silvery scales all over it and heavier yet on the under
lface of the leaves.
There are many new species Dyckias to be described in Southern Brazil.
Santa Catarina has no Dyckia description since long ago.
Dyckia are a Challenge to taxonomists.

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