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Echinopsis terscheckii, Trichocereus terscheckii, Cardon Grande Cactus, Argentine Saguaro

Echinopsis terscheckii, Trichocereus terscheckii

Cardon Grande Cactus, Argentine Saguaro
Family: Cactaceae
Origin: South America
Small tree 10-20 ftFull sunDry conditionsWhite/off-white flowersThorny or spiny

It is a columnar, branching cactus that can grow over 7.6 metres (25 ft) tall. Profuse, white flowers gather along the stems on warm summer nights, and are present for most of the following day.

USDA minimum zone: 8


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