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Parodia formosa F.Ritter
Succulenta (Netherlands) 1964: 57 1964

Parodia formosa Photo by: Valentino Vallicelli


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Accepted name in llifle Database:
Parodia formosa F.Ritter
Succulenta (Netherlands) 1964: 57 1964
Synonymy: 13

Common Names include:
RUSSIAN (Русский): Пародия Формоса или прекрасная

Subspecies, varieties, forms and cultivars of plants belonging to the Parodia formosa group

  • Parodia formosa F.Ritter: is a solitary globular cactus with ribs divided in spiralled tubercles and short, white spines. Flowers yellow to orange. Distribution: Jujuy and Tucumán (Argentina), and in Tarija and Santa Cruz (Bolivia). It may also occur in Salta.
  • Parodia winbergii Weskamp: has dwarf fresh green stems with yellow to red-brown bristle like spines, and many yellow flowers. Distribution: Valle Grande to San Francisco, Jujuy, Argentina.

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Parodia formosa Photo by: Diego Armentano
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