|Full Description: Echinopsis Hybrid 'Charlemagne' Has a 6" diameter bloom in banana-yellow, outer petals and sepals projecting beyond inners, filaments varying from light orangish-yellow to darker russet-orange, semi columnar growth to 4"+ in diameter.Named for Charlemagne, king of the Franks and Emperor of the Holy Roman Empire-(See below) Charlemagne was Emperor in the eight and ninth centuries A.D. Hybridized by Bob Schick.|
NOTES; Good grower and bloomer! Does well in bright light but enjoys a part-shade break in peak of summer (July-August).
King Charlemagne (King of the Franks)
The first Holy Roman Emperor
(742 to 814 AD)
(Below is a side view of Echinopsis cv 'Charlemagne' in bloom.)