Jan 30, 2014

Jan 29, 2014

Dyckia brevifolia var. subidensis

Subidensis is a natural brevifolia variety found in Subida, Santa Catarina, Brazil hence its name.
It grows close to the fast running waters of Itajaí-açu River.
It is smaller than the type form, one third of it.

Dyckia estevesii just the way it is

Dyckia estevesii and its prostrated fan shaped crowns.

Dyckia gloriosa

Dyckia julianae

Jan 27, 2014

Glow, glow Golden Glow.....


Dyckia delicata.......a huge picture.

Dyckia delicata

Dyckia delicata is not a single species with an only one look but a Dyckia Complex . There we can find many different looks. Greens, whites, reds, golds... small, big ones. They live all close by but are found in several slopes in the area. Each presents a new look.


Jan 23, 2014

Dyckia delicata-delicata seedling

Dyckia brevifolia cv Yellow Glow a challenge to keep it this way

This is looking better and better every passing day.
Without excelent light it won´t get yellow.
Now it is getting yellower by every passing day.


Jan 21, 2014

Small Red by Bill Baker

A real cute small one.....

Dyckia dawsonii


Jan 18, 2014

Dyckia reitzii rubra, two different varieties

 Above the beautiful fortaleza one.

Notice the crown shape and form and the way leaves are arched,one up and one down.

Bellow the one from Aparados


Isn´t it lovely?
What about Dyckia Milk Way ou Dyckia Via Lactea?