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Echinopsis - Terscheckii

Echinopsis - Terscheckii


Echinopsis Terscheckii best known in cultivation as Trichocereus Terscheckii is a huge treelike cactus species, called in Argentina cardon grande. At first columnar, and usually in age with numerous large arms, 10 to 12 meters high.


The plants flower at various times of the year, but primarily during the rainy season (Summer).


Water regularly in summer but allow to dry fully before watering again. During the winter months they should be rather kept dry.


Light shade when young, full sun later. Outside it likes strong sunshine, but is tolerant and do well with light shade during the hot Summer months, inside it needs bright light, and some direct sun. Tends to bronze in strong light, which encourages spine production.



* Picture and information intended only as a guide.  Size and colours of plants will vary, not any 1 plant is exactly the same and minor variations will occur.


** All plants will be posted bare rooted.


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