xTacisedum

Barton Glory

A hybrid by Ray Horton (1989)

 

 

Parents : Graptopetalum bellum x xGraptosedum 'Heswall' / Tacitus bellus x xTacisedum 'Heswall'


Description
of a two years old plant


Stem
5 cm long and 1,5 cm in diameter, offsetting freely at the base, few offsets higher up the stem.


Rosette
: 15 cm in diameter, up to 80 leaves, rather loosely packed.


Leaves
: 6,5 cm long, widest near apex: 2,5 cm, up to 0,6cm thick, upper side convex near base to concave near apex, underside convex, slightly carinate, obovate-cuneate, broadly obtuse and mucronate, greyish green, margins and mucro whitish.


Flower 5 parts, 2,6 cm in diameter

Sepals 1 cm long and 0,5 cm wide, united at base, slightly darker greyish green than leaves with a reddish tinge, more or less equal.


Petals
1,5 cm long and 0,6 cm wide, united at base, outside whitish, flushed with pink, inside flushed pale pink to whitish with darker mid stripe, wide-spreading to somewhat reflexed, acute.


Carpel
slightly yellowish-pinkish


Filaments
and stamen white


Flowering time: Spring

 





Photos Emmanuelle Aubé.




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