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Cacti - Acanthocalycium violaceum

Added on 10 Nov, 2016 | 0 photos

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Cacti - Aporocactus flagelliformis

Added on 28 Jun, 2013 | 2 photos

Native to dry forests of Hidalgo in Mexico, where it is epiphytic on the branches of trees, or scrambling over r...

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Cacti - Astrophytum capricorne senile

Added on 30 Jul, 2013 | 1 photo

This has died but I am going to replace it.

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Cacti - Astrophytum coahuilense

Added on 30 Jul, 2013 | 2 photos

Native to Coahuila and Durante, in Mexico ... where they grow amongst other vegetationon, on south and east faci...

Astrophytum_myriostigma

Cacti - Astrophytum myriostigma

Added on 12 Sep, 2013 | 1 photo

Native to San Louis Potosi, Mexico.
It has no spines.

Origin: San Luis Potosi, Mexique but many of the clo...

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Cacti - Astrophytum ornatum mirbelii

Added on 30 Jul, 2013 | 1 photo

Native to Hidalgo, Queretaro and Guanajuato in Mexico.
Grows in wild canyons and on limestone cliffs, sometimes...

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Cacti - Brasiliopuntia brasiliensis

Added on 25 Oct, 2013 | 1 photo

It is found in Brazil, Paraguay, eastern Bolivia, Peru and northern Argentina, and has become naturalized in Flo...

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Cacti - Cephalocereus senilis

Added on 14 Oct, 2013 | 1 photo

'Old Man of Mexico'
It is native to Guanajuato and Hidalgo in eastern Mexico. It is threatened in the...

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Cacti - Cereus peruvianus monstrosa

Added on 22 Oct, 2013 | 1 photo

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Cacti - Chamaecereus 'Violet'

Added on 11 Jul, 2013 | 2 photos

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Cacti - Chamaecereus sylvestris

Added on 20 Apr, 2014 | 1 photo

Cleistocactus_samaipatanus

Cacti - Cleistocactus samaipatanus cristata

Added on 20 Oct, 2013 | 1 photo

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Cacti - Cleistocactus strausii

Added on 7 Jun, 2013 | 3 photos

Borzicactus strausii
High mountains in Northern Argentina and Bolivia.
Flowers are like long tubes which don&...

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Cacti - Copiapoa humilis

Added on 26 Jul, 2013 | 5 photos

A small cactus native to the Antofagasta area of Chile.
It grows at altitudes of 50 - 300 m in coastal deserts....

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Cacti - Cylindropuntia spinosior

Added on 19 Oct, 2013 | 2 photos

It is native to Arizona and New Mexico in the United States, and Chihuahua and Sonora in Mexico.
It grows to be...

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Cacti - Echinocereus berlandieri

Added on 22 Oct, 2013 | 1 photo

Echinocereus enneacanthus ?

E. engelmanii ?

E. stramineus ?

Echinocereus_coccinius

Cacti - Echinocereus coccineus

Added on 28 Oct, 2013 | 1 photo

Native to Southwestern USA (Arizona, Texas, New Mexico, Colorado, Utah, Nevada, California)
and Mexico (Sonora...

Cacti - Echinocereus morricalli

Added on 20 Apr, 2014 | 0 photos

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Cacti - Echinocereus pulchellus

Added on 28 Jun, 2013 | 2 photos

Origin: Mexico (Oaxaca):

Pulchellus means 'pretty'

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Cacti - Echinocereus rigidissimus

Added on 14 Oct, 2013 | 1 photo

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Cacti - Echinocereus rigidissimus rubispinus

Added on 9 Jul, 2013 | 2 photos

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Cacti - Echinopsis eyriesii

Added on 30 Nov, 2013 | 1 photo

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Cacti - Echinopsis oxygona

Added on 12 Sep, 2013 | 1 photo

Origin: Bolivia, Argentina, Uruguay, and Paraguay.
Hardy to -7 if kept dry.
The flowers are beautiful !

Ox...

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Cacti - Echinopsis subdenudata

Added on 9 Jul, 2013 | 2 photos

Native to Bolivia and Paraguay.
Hardy to -7 if kept dry.
Beautiful flowers ...

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Cacti - Epiphyllum

Added on 24 Nov, 2013 | 1 photo

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Cacti - Ferocactus histrix

Added on 12 Sep, 2013 | 1 photo

Ferocactus comes from 'fero' meaning fierce.
Histrix means spiny.

Natural habitat = Mexico

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Cacti - Ferocactus latispinus

Added on 18 Nov, 2013 | 1 photo

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Cacti - Ferocactus pilosus pringeli

Added on 12 Sep, 2013 | 1 photo

Ferocactus comes from 'fero' meaning fierce.
Pilosus = shaggy - referring to the white hairs on the ...

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Cacti - Ferocactus santa maria

Added on 17 Nov, 2013 | 1 photo

Natural habitat - Mexico - the southern part of the Baja California peninsula, around Santa Maria Bay and San Ca...

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Cacti - Gymnocalycium ambatoense

Added on 2 Jul, 2013 | 2 photos

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Cacti - Gymnocalycium baldianum

Added on 22 Oct, 2013 | 1 photo

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Cacti - Gymnocalycium damsii

Added on 11 Jul, 2013 | 1 photo

Cacti - Gymnocalycium horstii

Added on 18 Nov, 2013 | 0 photos

Gymnocalycium_mihanovichii

Cacti - Gymnocalycium mihanovichi

Added on 9 Jul, 2013 | 1 photo

Cacti - Gymnocalycium monvillei

Added on 18 Nov, 2013 | 0 photos

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Cacti - Gymnocalycium pflanzi

Added on 22 Oct, 2013 | 1 photo

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Cacti - Hildewintera aurispina

Added on 23 Oct, 2013 | 1 photo

Named after Hildegarda Winter (1893-1975) the sister of Friedrich Ritter prominent expert and discoverer of lot ...

Cacti - Lobivia culpensis

Added on 12 May, 2014 | 0 photos

Cacti - Lobivia grandiflora

Added on 25 May, 2014 | 0 photos

L crassicaulis ?

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Cacti - Lobivia schieliana

Added on 22 Oct, 2013 | 2 photos

Cacti - Lobivia zecheri

Added on 22 Oct, 2013 | 0 photos

Cacti - Lophophora williamsii

Added on 22 Oct, 2013 | 0 photos

Cacti - Mammillaria (spp n/k)

Added on 12 May, 2014 | 0 photos

small yellow fls

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Cacti - Mammillaria (unknown spp)

Added on 22 Nov, 2013 | 1 photo

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Cacti - Mammillaria bocasana

Added on 26 Jun, 2013 | 2 photos

It is named after the Sierra de Bocas Mountain range in Mexico, where it grows.

It is very woolly and has hoo...

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Cacti - Mammillaria boolii

Added on 22 Oct, 2013 | 1 photo

Named after Herbert W Bool

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Cacti - Mammillaria candida

Added on 22 Oct, 2013 | 1 photo

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Cacti - Mammillaria carmenae rubrispina

Added on 26 Jun, 2013 | 2 photos

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Cacti - Mammillaria celsiana

Added on 28 Jun, 2013 | 1 photo

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Cacti - Mammillaria cylindrica

Added on 28 Jun, 2013 | 1 photo

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Cacti - Mammillaria decipiens

Added on 2 Jul, 2013 | 1 photo

Natural habitat - Mexico - San Luis Potosi, Guanajuato and Queretaro.

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Cacti - Mammillaria decipiens camptotricha marnier-lapostollei curvispina

Added on 29 Oct, 2013 | 1 photo

Named to honour Anne Therese Marnier-Lapostelle, the first wife of Julien Marnier-Lapostelle - owner of famous p...

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Cacti - Mammillaria grahamii

Added on 17 Jul, 2013 | 1 photo

Named after Colonel James Duncan Graham (1799-1851), Topographical engineer, and surveyor with the eastern porti...

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Cacti - Mammillaria hahniana

Added on 22 Oct, 2013 | 1 photo

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Cacti - Mammillaria hidalgensis

Added on 9 Jul, 2013 | 1 photo

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Cacti - Mammillaria karwinskiana

Added on 20 Apr, 2014 | 1 photo

Cacti - Mammillaria krameri

Added on 18 Nov, 2013 | 0 photos

Cacti - Mammillaria marksiana

Added on 22 Oct, 2013 | 0 photos

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Cacti - Mammillaria microhelia

Added on 30 Jul, 2013 | 1 photo

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Cacti - Mammillaria nejapensis

Added on 22 Oct, 2013 | 1 photo

Cacti - Mammillaria nivosa

Added on 17 Nov, 2013 | 0 photos

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Cacti - Mammillaria paintneri

Added on 25 Oct, 2013 | 1 photo

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Cacti - Mammillaria perez de la rosa

Added on 22 Oct, 2013 | 1 photo

The name honours Jorge Perez de la Rosa (born 1955) - a Mexican forestry engineer and secretary of the Botanical...

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Cacti - Mammillaria plumosa

Added on 1 Jul, 2013 | 1 photo

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Cacti - Mammillaria polythele

Added on 2 Jul, 2013 | 1 photo

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Cacti - Mammillaria prolifera

Added on 3 Nov, 2013 | 1 photo

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Cacti - Mammillaria pseudoperbella

Added on 22 Oct, 2013 | 1 photo

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Cacti - Mammillaria rekoi leptacantha

Added on 26 Jun, 2013 | 1 photo

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Cacti - Mammillaria schiedeana plumosa

Added on 6 Jul, 2013 | 2 photos

Zacatecas - Mexico

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Cacti - Mammillaria spinosissima

Added on 17 Nov, 2013 | 1 photo

Cacti - Mammillaria spinosissima rubrispina

Added on 1 Dec, 2013 | 0 photos

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Cacti - Mammillaria supertexta

Added on 1 Jul, 2013 | 2 photos

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Cacti - Mammillaria surculosa

Added on 20 Apr, 2014 | 1 photo

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Cacti - Mammillaria vetula Arizona Snowcap

Added on 23 Oct, 2013 | 1 photo

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Cacti - Mammillaria vetula gracilis

Added on 23 Oct, 2013 | 1 photo

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Cacti - Matucana madisonorium

Added on 20 Oct, 2013 | 1 photo

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Cacti - Matucana polzii

Added on 19 Oct, 2013 | 1 photo

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Cacti - Melocactus broadwayi

Added on 15 Feb, 2015 | 1 photo

Keep above 8 C
Partial sun.

Originates from coastal areas of the Caribbean region.

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Cacti - Myrtillocactus geometrizans

Added on 22 Oct, 2013 | 2 photos

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Cacti - Neochilenia crispa

Added on 9 Jul, 2013 | 2 photos

A cactus from the Atacama Desert in Chile.
It grows almost buried under the ground.

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Cacti - Neoporteria paucicostata

Added on 30 Jul, 2013 | 2 photos

Cacti - Notocactus buiningii

Added on 12 May, 2014 | 0 photos

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Cacti - Notocactus crassigibbus

Added on 22 Oct, 2013 | 2 photos

Notocactus means 'cactus of the south'
Crassigibbus means 'humped'

Natural habitat Brazi...

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Cacti - Notocactus graessneri

Added on 22 Oct, 2013 | 1 photo

Named after Robert Graessner, a German cactus grower.
Natural habitat - Brazil (Rio Grande do Sul)

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Cacti - Notocactus leninghausii

Added on 19 Oct, 2013 | 1 photo

Named after Guillermo Leninghaus, a Brazilian collector.

Natural habital : Brazil (Rio Grande do Sul)

Cacti - Notocactus rutilans

Added on 22 Oct, 2013 | 0 photos

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Cacti - Notocactus scopa

Added on 12 May, 2014 | 1 photo

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Cacti - Notocactus submamulosus

Added on 25 May, 2014 | 1 photo

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Cacti - Notocactus veenianus

Added on 28 Jun, 2013 | 1 photo

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Cacti - Notocactus warasii

Added on 28 Jun, 2013 | 2 photos

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Cacti - Opuntia aciculata

Added on 13 Sep, 2013 | 1 photo

"Opuntia" refers to the Greek town of Opus.

"Aciculata" derives from the Latin word “acic...

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Cacti - Opuntia cylindrica

Added on 13 Sep, 2013 | 1 photo

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Cacti - Opuntia cylindrica cristata

Added on 22 Oct, 2013 | 1 photo

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Cacti - Opuntia erinacea

Added on 13 Sep, 2013 | 1 photo

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Cacti - Opuntia microdasy

Added on 13 Sep, 2013 | 1 photo

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Cacti - Opuntia monacantha

Added on 13 Sep, 2013 | 1 photo

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Cacti - Opuntia monacantha variegata

Added on 14 Nov, 2013 | 1 photo

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Cacti - Opuntia robusta monstrosa

Added on 13 Sep, 2013 | 1 photo

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Cacti - Opuntia subulata

Added on 13 Sep, 2013 | 1 photo

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Cacti - Opuntia vestitia cristata

Added on 13 Sep, 2013 | 1 photo