Jan 26, 2010
Dyckia reitzii is found on top of the highest mountains of Santa Catarina.
It is used to snow and even some heavy frosts.
There are some varieties which are sole silver and also a reddish one and these live way down between Santa Catarina extreme South and the Northeast Rio Grande do Sul.
Dyckia reitzii honors the most distintive Santa Catarina Botanist and Catholic Father, Raulino Reitz.
Posted by Constantino at 1:45 PM