Tuesday, November 5, 2013


Bloomed late in June, 2013 and lazy me, I am just now posting the photo. Orange overlaid with lavender. 'Dr. A.D. Houghton' x nat. registered by Fort and O'Barr in 1955.

Saturday, November 2, 2013

'Herbert S. Irwin'

Also affectionately known as "Professor Irwin" this cute little Knebel Disocactus speciosus ssp. cinnabarinus cross likes to bloom year-round. 

'Aztec Treasure'

'Aztec Treasure' a lovely Frank Kirby hybrid registered in 1985. Hardy growth and reliable bloomer at the Los Angeles Arboretum Pentico collection.

Arctic Land

'Arctic Land'; a George French hybrid registered in 1992. 'Tele' x 'Jennifer Ann'. Nice offseason treat!