Trichocereus Macrogonus Cacti.
The Trichocereus Macrogonus is a columnar variety of cacti with a shrubby habit very similar to the Trichocereus Peruvianus. Frosty blue-green in colour, it has 6-9 prominent ribs. Each areole usually contains between 1-3 central spines up to 10cm long and 6-9 radial spines which are dark brown, black or grey in colour. However new spines can be yellow.
This Cactus is a night flowering species with large white flowers appearing near the top of the stems which can reach sizes of up to 18cm.
Perfect for Cacti enthusiasts. Very difficult to find to buy at this size in the UK.
These are amazing quality Large Cacti. Photos 2-4 show some of the actual Cactus Plants coming into stock from mid March 2021. Limited availability. Please Note: Heights stated include pot sizes.
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TRICHOCEREUS MACROGONUS Cactus.
Latin Name: Trichocereus Macrogonus. Echinopsis Macrogonus
Origin: Possibly Bolivia or Argentina.
Hardiness: Hardy down to -9 for short periods if kept dry
Growth Characteristics: Columnar Cactus. Bluish-green in colour with groups of rigid spines along the ribs. Nocturnal large white flowers. Some say Trichocereus macrogonus is an alternative name for some forms of Trichocereus peruvianus.
Sun: Full sun/partial shade.
Soil: Well drained soil. Gritty.
Moisture: Water around every 10-14 days. Allow to dry between waterings. Keep dry in winter.
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