|Full Description: Trichocereus hybrid 'Hunsrück Rubin' has a 6" to 7"+ diameter bloom in ruby red, some dark cerise overlay on petal edges with inner petals three rows in a rosette form, wide rounded petals, some slightly pinched tips, back petals are same color with some dark bronze overlay on mid rib, longer, more narrow, re=-curving. Stamens and pistil are red with light yellow to cream anthers and stigma. A cross of Tricho.'Gräsers Schönste' X Tricho. Candicans Gelb. Hybridized by Eckhard Meier.
More Info. : Stem growth averages 3" to 4" diameter and 2' ft to 4'+ ft. tall. Strong grower and heavy offset/pup producer at 12"+ tall, typically hits blooming maturity at 16"+ or more in height.
Also in this catalog is another hybrid by the same name that should not be confused with this one as its in the genera Epiphyllum not a Trichocereus.
The hybridizer Eckhard Meier also worked in other Cactus genera including many jungle cacti such as Epiphyllum, to see more of Eckhard's hybrids in various genus check out his hybridizing page Eckhard Meier Cactus Hybrids.
Offered as : A small offset or pup to all mail order locations. Larger rooted plant(s) are available for mail order within the U.S. only, or for pick up. See link below for info. about our walk in nursery.
( Below are more pictures of Tricho. hybrid 'Hunsrück Rubin' in bloom; front, side and typical stem growth examples ).
Established 5 gallon rooted plant(s) up to larger specimen multi-plant(s) may also be available for shipping within the U.S. only or for pick-up as most are very large, so sorry but no international shipping of large plants.
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