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Offline Frank

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Frailea castanea cultivar
« on: Saturday, 29 October 2011 - 00:49:52 »
Frailea castanea cv Ogata Shidou


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Re: Frailea castanea cultivar
« Reply #1 on: Saturday, 29 October 2011 - 01:02:53 »
Hello Frank, what is the characteristic of this cultivar?
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Re: Frailea castanea cultivar
« Reply #2 on: Saturday, 29 October 2011 - 12:07:08 »
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The standard castanea is very small but this cultivar becomes a large size(Ogata).
I think number of ribs also more than that of standard.
It is quite popular cacti in Japan and some collectors keep this one in bosai pot.

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Re: Frailea castanea cultivar
« Reply #3 on: Sunday, 30 October 2011 - 13:21:59 »
thanks for the info Frank!
how large is it at the moment?
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Re: Frailea castanea cultivar
« Reply #4 on: Sunday, 30 October 2011 - 21:01:57 »
Carlo & Daniele

The large one is around 5 cm diameter.

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Re: Frailea castanea cultivar
« Reply #5 on: Monday, 31 October 2011 - 05:54:50 »
Nice plant, I didn't know that cultivar, really interessant.

 

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