Echinopsis Hybrid 'Krakatoa' (Specimen #2)
Specimen Size: 5" tall and 5" in diameter with three pups and developing buds.
The plant shown in the last three images are the specimen offered,
Echinopsis Hybrid 'KRAKATOA' Has a star like bloom up to 6 inches (15 cm) diameter. Stem semicolumnar, to 4-6 inches (10-15 cm) in diameter; central spines to 1 inch (25 mm) long.
Named for the infamous eruption of Krakatoa in 1883.
Situated on the island of Rakata, between Java and Sumatra, the eruption was probably the most devastating of any volcano in recorded history.
It was heard more than 2000 miles from Rakata and generated tsunamis that reached a height of 120 feet.
Hybridized by Bob Schick.