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Winterocereus colademononis (Diers & Krahn) D.Metzing & R.Kiesling
Taxon 56(1): 227. 2007 [12 Mar 2007]
Family: CACTACEAE

Accepted Scientific Name: Cleistocactus winteri subs. colademononis (Diers & Krahn) D.R.Hunt
Cactaceae Syst. Init. 20: 14. 2005 [Nov 2005]

Winterocereus colademononis (Cleistocactus winteri subs. colademononis) Photo by: Julio C. García

Synonyms:

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Accepted name in llifle Database:
Cleistocactus winteri D.R.Hunt
Bradleya 6: 100. 1988
Synonymy: 7 Accepted name in llifle Database:
Cleistocactus winteri subs. colademononis (Diers & Krahn) D.R.Hunt
Cactaceae Syst. Init. 20: 14. 2005 [Nov 2005]
Synonymy: 5 Accepted name in llifle Database:
Cleistocactus winteri f. cristatus hort.
Synonymy: 3 Cultivars (1):
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Common Names include:
ENGLISH: Rat Tail, Monkey's tail
ITALIAN (Italiano): Coda di scimmia
SPANISH (Español): Cola de Mono, Colademono

Subspecies, varieties, forms and cultivars of plants belonging to the Cleistocactus winteri group

  • Cleistocactus winteri D.R.Hunt: Produces pendant or trailing stems up to 100 cm in length. It has very attractive golden spines and flowers are a vivid orange or salmon-pink colour.
  • Cleistocactus winteri subs. colademononis (Diers & Krahn) D.R.Hunt: has stems up to 2.5 m long with white hairy spines, 4-8(-12) cm long. Flowers red, zygomorphic 7-8 cm long. Distribution: Cerro El Fraile, Santa Cruz, Bolivia.
  • Cleistocactus winteri f. cristatus hort.: This plant forms huge tangled mounds of fairly rapid growth.
  • Cleistocactus winteri cv. Ring: It is a very rare circular crest. This particular form of cristation develops at the stems top.

20166 julio Julio C. García
Winterocereus colademononis (Cleistocactus winteri subs. colademononis) Photo by: Julio C. García
19987 julio Julio C. García
Winterocereus colademononis (Cleistocactus winteri subs. colademononis) Photo by: Julio C. García

27554 alexander Alexander Arzberger
Winterocereus colademononis (Cleistocactus winteri subs. colademononis) Photo by: Alexander Arzberger
20177 julio Julio C. García
Winterocereus colademononis (Cleistocactus winteri subs. colademononis) Photo by: Julio C. García

23778 carolina Carolina González
Winterocereus colademononis (Cleistocactus winteri subs. colademononis) Photo by: Carolina González
19993 julio Julio C. García
Winterocereus colademononis (Cleistocactus winteri subs. colademononis) Photo by: Julio C. García

20176 julio Julio C. García
Winterocereus colademononis (Cleistocactus winteri subs. colademononis) Photo by: Julio C. García
26381 diegoe Diego Armentano
Winterocereus colademononis (Cleistocactus winteri subs. colademononis) Photo by: Diego Armentano

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