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Echinocereus grandis Britton & Rose
Cactaceae (Britton & Rose) 3: 18. 1922 [12 Oct 1922]

Echinocereus grandis Photo by: Valentino Vallicelli
The plants coming from San Lorenzo Island often have rosy-coloured to pink/violet flowers.


Common Names include:
ENGLISH: San Pedro Nolasco Hedgehog Cactus, Giant Hedgehog Cactus, Giant Rainbow Cactus

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Echinocereus grandis Photo by: Cactus Art
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San Lorenzo Island: this population has rosy-coloured to pink/violet flowers. Photo by: Valentino Vallicelli

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Pericarpel is densely covered with spines and white hairs. Photo by: Valentino Vallicelli
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Filaments greenish, style white, stigma lobes green. Photo by: Valentino Vallicelli

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- (San Estebán Island, Baia California, Mexico) It is one of the largest of the upright-stemmed hedgehog cacti, it is not the longest-stemmed, but it is the most massive. Plants in cultivation often grows for a long time with single solitary columnar stems. Photo by: Valentino Vallicelli
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