Oct 29, 2019
Above, this plant produced longer flower peduncles, the flower stalk is green colored.
Leaves bear more and bigger spines
In nature, these flowers are pollinated mainly by bats, here "batman"
did the work sucessfully and no flower is missed.
Bellow, shorter peduncles, darker Flower stalk.
Leaves bear fewer spines.
Posted by Constantino at 12:27 PM
Similar but not equal.
Under cultivation here in Santa Catarina, they take too much rain and
most of their scales are washed away
Posted by Constantino at 12:14 PM