Aug 29, 2010

Dyckia fosteriana fosteriana

The German Bromeliad Society is about meeting in September

One of the most prestigiuous Bromeliad Societies the German one is 
celebrating 40 years and  inviting you to their meeting
from September 3rd to 5th.
They have a full program of lectures for their
Jahreshauptversammlung ( annual meeting)
Obs: I you manage to read  all this word without fainting from absolute lack of fresh air that you will get a special reward

To all participants I wish the best of the times in ther. I wish you all meet in Witzenhausen.
Find friends, make friends. find information and breathtaking plants.
I wished I could be there.
May God bless you all.


Aug 28, 2010

Dyckia fosteriana fosteriana

Dyckia fosteriana fosteriana

Dyckia velascana variagated

The rare and stunning beautiful Dyckia pectinata

Dyckia pectinata
The comb like Dyckia.

We haven´t any sprout or hear of one.
This plant just splits its head or produce seeds.

Just to open any mouth in sheer admiration.

Dyckia fosteriana fosteriana rubra 

Dyckia Species from Paraná, East.

Black, beautiful and magic....
...bears stunning yellow flowers.

Aug 27, 2010

Dyckia species from Lagoão-RS

This for sure would be a color extravagance on any plant let aside a Dyckia.

Aug 26, 2010

Dyckia fosteriana fosteriana

Dyckia species from Chapada Diamantina

Dyckia species from Chapada Diamantina

Aug 25, 2010

Dyckia sp from Lagoão- Rio Grande do Sul endless flow of new possibilities, new alluring.

Dyckya species -Lagoão-RS

Aug 24, 2010

Dyckia company: Hechtia glomerata

One of the most beautiful Hechtias:

Hechtia  glomerata

Aug 23, 2010

Dyckia splendens
Native to Santa Catarina

Two breathtaking Southern Dyckia Species

Dyckia sp Lagoão-RS and Dyckia sp hebdingii affinis.

Dyckia Brittle Star in its golden companyWhe
Here Ella in a magic fit the picture...

The darkness of the night and the golden brightness of the day

Black is beautiful...

Dyckia species from East in Paraná.

Aug 22, 2010

Dyckia excelsa

Dyckia excelsa

Make your mind up..Silver or gold?

One of the most beautiful Dyckias picture I made myself.
..and I just love it.
These two species are neighbors in nature apart less than 50 kilometers from one another.

From Uruguay and native to Uruguay

Uruguay is a land with no mountain even so look at thi marvel.
These pictures were kindly sent by Señor Marcelo Garcia de Montevideo.
This most wonderful plant comes from a town named Santa Clara de Olimar in Uruguay.
Gracias y Viva a Uruguay! Una tierra de muchas Dyckias!


Golden! This is the golden Dyckia Sp Lagoão.

Have you ever seen  such a golden Dyckia?

Aug 21, 2010

Dyckia species from Southern Amazon

This is one of the most colorful Dyckias of all.
Native to the Southernmost reach of the Legal Amazon in Mato Grosso.

Dychia choristaminea from Its Northernmost range

Dyckia choristaminea
The coin is an one Euro Cent.

Dyckia sp from Paraguay

Aug 20, 2010

Dyckia fosteriana rubra

Dyckia fosteriana rubra

Dyckia fosteriana nivosa

Dyckia fosteriana nivosa
When  the rain is kept at bay the nivosa gets all over white.