|Full Description: Hildewintera hybrid 'La Dona' has a 4"+ inch average diameter bloom with inner petals a soft pastel-light-pink to almost white, inner petals are shorter forming a rosette, slightly ruffled on petal edges, pinched petal tips coming to a very narrow tip, 4 rows of overlapping petals. Outer petals are longer and are soft peach colored. Back petals are longer, narrow, radiating, peach colored with varying touches of purple-pink to magenta colored midrib streaks and some on petal tips. Stamens are pink to dark peach colored, cream to white stigma & anthers. Hybridized by Mr. Autenrieth of Germany.
Growth : Stem growth is light to dark green averaging 2" to 3" in diameter, very short spines beginning dark brown colored on new growth then later turning grayish on older growth, spines are very short they are almost spineless-barely noticed, white colored aerioles.
Notes : Depending on care; light, fertilizer given & weather temps this variety can vary in coloration from a very light peach with pink to peach-violet with a light pink overlay on inner petals. Nice petal form with inner petals a tight rosette. Good grower.
(2nd picture below "Side view" shows some of the purple-pink to magenta coloring's on back petals, shown as a close up).
Offered as: A cutting 8"+ minimum to all mail order locations. Rooted 1 gallon plants or larger are available with-in the U.S. only, see link below to order thru our walk-in nursery.
( Below is HWH 'La Dona' in bloom; front, side views & typical stem growth examples ).
Established one gallon plant(s) up to 2 gal. hanging basket plants may also be available for shipping within the U.S. only or for pick-up at Epicacti Nursery as most are very large, so sorry but no international shipping of large plants.
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