Echinopsis Hybrid 'Cassandra'
Specimen Size: 4" tall and 2.5" in diameter.
Echinopsis hybrid 'CASSANDRA' Has a fragrant bloom, to 4 ½ inches (11 cm) across. Petals obovate, subequal, flat, bicolored, bright purple-red and light orange with a red midrib. Throat-circle delicate orangish. Filaments dark fuchsia. Flowers fragrant. Stem growth is semi-columnar, to 3 ½ inches (9cm) across; central spines to 5/8 inch (18 mm) long. Named after the actress, Cassandra Peterson, better known as Elvira. Hybridized by Bob Schick.
Notes : This hybrid Echinopsis can vary greatly in color tones, depending on light, fertilizer and water given prior bloom or during bud development.