Copiapoa columna alba

L'areale di questa pianta si estende da Cifuncho fino a nord di Chanaral.E'considerata sottospecie di  copiapoa cinerea,con la quale  presenta molte somiglianze.Ha un numero di coste maggiori e generalmente presenta la lanuggine apicale di color arancio,anche se vi sono diverse popolazioni che la presentano bianca. E' ricoperta anch'essa di densa pruina.

 

The area of this plant extends from Cifuncho to the north of Chanaral. It is considered a subspecies of copiapoa cinerea, with which it has many similarities. It has a greater number of coasts and generally presents the orange-colored apical fluff, although there is they are different populations that present it white. It is also covered with dense pruina.

columna alba foto 2009
columna alba foto 2009
Stessa pianta nel 2014
Stessa pianta nel 2014
columna alba,Esmeralda
columna alba,Esmeralda
Columna alba,quebr.Agua Salada,mt 150,pianta seminata dall'amico Marco Giani
Columna alba,quebr.Agua Salada,mt 150,pianta seminata dall'amico Marco Giani
columna alba,sud Taltal,semina 2008
columna alba,sud Taltal,semina 2008
Same plant one year later
Same plant one year later
Same plant in 2016
Same plant in 2016
Transiction between cinerea and columna alba,sud taltal. 9 years seedling, developpe by a scortch plant
Transiction between cinerea and columna alba,sud taltal. 9 years seedling, developpe by a scortch plant
Columna alba,El Mirador, sawn in 2011, withish spines
Columna alba,El Mirador, sawn in 2011, withish spines
3 years seedlings, from que cachina
3 years seedlings, from que cachina