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Oreocereus celsianus cv. Brown-black Hairs


Oreocereus celsianus cv. Brown-black Hairs Photo by: Agócs György
A brown haired specimen at Rebutialand cactus collection Demjén, Hungary.


See all synonyms of Oreocereus celsianus
Accepted name in llifle Database:
Oreocereus celsianus (Salm-Dyck) A.Berger ex Riccobono
Boll. Reale Orto Bot. Palermo 8: 259. 1909
Synonymy: 26 Cultivars (1):

Subspecies, varieties, forms and cultivars of plants belonging to the Oreocereus celsianus group

  • Oreocereus celsianus (Salm-Dyck) A.Berger ex Riccobono: is a columnar cactus growing in clumps up to 3 m tall, stems thickly clothed with silky white hairs and yellowish to reddish brown spines. Distribution: Argentina, Bolivia and Peru.
  • Oreocereus celsianus cv. Brown-black Hairs: has dense brown, or black hairs (not white).

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