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Cereus silvestrii Speg.
Anal. Mus. Buenos Aires ser. 3, 4: 483. 1905 not Echinopsis silvestrii Speg.
Family: CACTACEAE

Accepted Scientific Name: Echinopsis chamaecereus H.Friedrich & Glaetzle
Bradleya 1: 96 (1983), nom. nov. Remarks: N. B.: non Echinopsis silvestrii Speg 1905

Cereus silvestrii (Echinopsis chamaecereus) Photo by: Valentino Vallicelli
The traditional peanut cactus (Chamaecereus sylvestris) is a well known cactus with vivid red flowers, often produced in prolific quantities.

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Accepted name in llifle Database:
Echinopsis chamaecereus H.Friedrich & Glaetzle
Bradleya 1: 96 (1983), nom. nov. Remarks: N. B.: non Echinopsis silvestrii Speg 1905
Synonymy: 9 Cultivars (15):
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Common Names include:
ENGLISH: Peanut Cactus
SWEDISH (Svenska): Krypkaktus

Subspecies, varieties, forms and cultivars of plants belonging to the Echinopsis chamaecereus group


1051 valentino Valentino Vallicelli
Cereus silvestrii (Echinopsis chamaecereus) Photo by: Valentino Vallicelli
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- The common name comes from the peanut-like offsets that this cactus provides generously along the stems. (Echinopsis chamaecereus) Photo by: Cactus Art

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Cereus silvestrii (Echinopsis chamaecereus) Photo by: Cactus Art
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