Stock Number: 66024
Cylindrical epiphytic stems with thick midnerve develop into thick flat waxy crenate "wings" irregularly notched and moulded. Large extravagantly fragrant blossoms, red, white, & ochre with yellow stamens; this likely is the cultivar known as `Chichicastenango,' from Guatemala. Certainly one of the most interesting...
Stock Number: 68174
Not only has not been observed in bloom (we find seedpods indicating that it does bloom when we are not watching), but looks as if constantly prostrated with the cares of the world even in the best of conditions. A plant for the Oddities collection. Fortunately, not hard to grow. Take a gander at the images! We send ge...
Stock Number: 66167
Beautifully colored pink-salmon fading to buff flowers. (Does this scream "Cantalope" to you?) Strong statured antique hybrid of uncertain origin. Sent as mossed unrooted cuttings.
Stock Number: 66023
"Night Blooming Cereus" or "Orchid Cactus" Large fragrant white flowers, rose outside, on flat waxy crenate "leaves" (actually the terminal sections of the stems) flaring out at the ends of the lower supporting stiff rounded stems. This is the one Grandma drug out to the open front porch so that every possible neighbor...
Stock Number: 66032
Old reliable hybrid with many salmon-pink flowers on succulent tidy foliage which makes an excellent basket with time. Sent as a mossed unrooted cutting.
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Stock Number: 66193
Lovely slim deep green ribbons cascade to present the demure white winter blossoms. Very effective grown as a cascading specimen of cascading succulent ribbons like upsidedown seaweed--would never even need to bloom in order to deserve a place in any display. An excellent one to start with as a houseplant as it is nati...
Stock Number: 66034
"Rice Cactus" or "Bristle-tufted Twig-cactus" Sao Paulo native with handsome arched branches accented by tufts of fur in which also nestle the numerous pearl-like berries. Like its cousins the Rhipsalis, most successfully shipped as an unrooted cutting in dry moss.
Stock Number: 67023
"Ammak Euphorbia" The entire surface is overlaid a creamy rich white chocolate; splashy specimen for any speciality collection--for unclear reasons, called "Ammak" in California. We have the original name as 'Euphorbia candelabrum eritryeae variegatum.' Sometimes after an article on this appears, demand can outstrip ou...
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Stock Number: 67280
Thick thornless tubercled angles on dwarf body with wide "Zipper Plant" furrowed rows. Attractive compact species, like a dusky toned "Snowflake" but with pale ochre midribs on the clustering thick ridged arms developing with maturity.
Stock Number: 67009
Seldom offered Mollucas native with delicate candelabra outline of deeply lobed succulent stems.
Stock Number: 67287
Smooth reddish or gray spiny stems branch to form interlocking shrubs with dusky bracted "Crown of Thorns" type cyathea--an Alluaudia mimic of Madagascar.
Stock Number: 67514
A Massara "Crown of Thorns" hybrid with E. milii bosseri producing a remarkable closely packed vase-shaped thicket of heavily spined richly toned stems studded with many very showy red-carmine cyathophylls clearly on the blue side of red (no orange): a major blossom color breakthrough! The eventual habit is also quite ...
Stock Number: 67013
Curious wavy flat stems wave and dip; effective in baskets. With maturity, a woody trunk develops from the base creating a living sculpture. Mozambique's "Ribbon Spurge" does not demand full sun, preferring broken light as the skin can scar if watered midday in scorching sun. Excellent houseplant.
Stock Number: 67014
"Mini-Pencil Cactus" Spineless beautiful, much-divided slim pencil branches creating a compact woody thicket. Also known as E. intisy. With time, this sophisticated species can achieve considerable dimensions, yet will always maintain more intricate, more intensely intersticed stems and stemlets than the open growing h...
Stock Number: 67025
From flat richly colored wide turnip caudex arise silvery gray stubby branches tipped with undulant red-green leaves; ocher cyathophylls emphasize the foliar tones. Among the most successful small caudiforms for the windowsill or litegarden.
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Stock Number: 67081
Formerly offered as Euph.`Hummel Clone.' Both the stubby stem and the thick leaves are sugary rine-gray. Larger statured than E.d. spirosticha. Handsome in small bonsai pot.
Stock Number: 67080
Wonderful Madagascar native with miniature corky rine-gray spiralling stems and thick dark crinkled fleshy leaves with raised veins; cyathophylls typically soft tan, down-turned. Glorious in a small bonsai pot.
Stock Number: 67294
SOMETIMES LIMITED AVAILABILITY. Silvery muted stems gently arch to display oval distinctively deeply colored blunt rubbery leaves and modest green cyathophylls tipped red.
Stock Number: 67031
Massara hybrid with large down-arched stems, cloaked with dark foliage, with weeping long-stalked flowers of rich dark pink. Slow to establish, but very distinctive habit and tone.
Stock Number: 67427
Massara's much-branched slow growing hybrid with clean glacous foliage on silvery spined trunks produces apricot "Crown-of-Thorns" flowers flecked with tones of adobe orange. Very impressive for amount of blossoms produced throughout the seasons and for ability to withstand somewhat exposed conditions.
Stock Number: 61002
"Everblooming Spurge" Elegant upright branching stems are cloaked with dark toned rubbery leaves perfectly framing the rich red cyathophylls (the "blossoms") which are produced with full light, even warmth, and good fertilizer. Looks like (and behaves like) a friendly thornless/spineless "Crown of Thorns" which does no...
Stock Number: 61090
Giant three angled trunks with heavily armed (translation:spiked) winged angles make this the "Cowhorn Spurge" with price reflecting the packing challenge.
Stock Number: 67127
Very attractive gnarled caudex toped with a skirt of angled cascading stems with gray-green central stripes. Very easy to grow. Beautifully display this undemanding succulent in an oval bonsai pot so you can win best of show. An excellent introduction to the world of caudex plants.
Stock Number: 61070
White chocolate accordians of stem blushed pink. These are typically grafted as shown in the pictures.
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Stock Number: 67130
Remarkable creamy white milk-chocolate surfaces. Sensational sport originating in Florida. Sometimes mislabeled `Gray Ghost' on West Coast. Please INQUIRE as to avaiability before ordering.
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Stock Number: 67489
White chocolate accordians of stem. These are typically grafted as shown in the pictures.
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Stock Number: 66799
Habit of a rine gray beharensis with many cute rosy salmon blossoms with cute teardrop leaves.
Stock Number: 67133
"Madagascar Jewel" Beautiful fleshy foliage veined in decorative silver loops in juvenile stages, presented in flat rosette tops over central club-like trunks ridged in sienna tufts. So tolerant it will even flourish in the humidity of a terrarium. Mature plants typically lack the distinctive leaf veins.
Stock Number: 67145
'Variegated Indian Pipe.' This is remarkably colored as if covered in white chocolate, the thickened trunk branches well to create a focal point in any house plant collection--give very bright light and perfect drainage. Available again in summer of 2012.
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Stock Number: 67197
Vigorous upright habit, well armed, producing great numbers of pink glossy blossoms with red designs throughout. Nearly everblooming Frieling creation quite similar to 'Red Shoes.' (Best leave this arena to the Freudians.)