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DYCKIA ‘Naked Lady (Nude Lady)’ ? <1968

This cultivar has spineless glossy green leaves- note spines on scape bracts - plant grows to over 1' tall - Seaborn listed the plant as altissima X sulfurea(?) and called it 'Nude Lady'. Sept 2010 Dutch Vandervort advises it originated as 'Nude Lady' with cactus breeder Vivienne Doney of Monrovia, California about the 1960's

Seed Parent: encholirioides ? Pollen Parent: brevifolia ?
JBS 22:83; 48:160, KentCat1979, SDDN1968, PineapplePl 81, TF1980, MB1998, T.O\'Reilly1998