Kaelkitty's Journal: JFC0552 Eriosyce (Neochilenia) taltalensis subsp. paucicostata (v. viridis)

Initial Notes:

Acquired in a 8cm pot in 1980 under the name Neochilenia paucicostata var. viridis. Backeberg describes the body of this variety as being a pure dark green as opposed to the bluish or greyish green of the type. It was first collected as FR521a in the 1950s and has been recollected in the Paposo area of Chile a number of times in the 1980s and 1990s. Died in the late 1980s.
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