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I am not a professional nor an expert in Cactacea or Copiapoa taxonomy. Any help with ID and spelling are always welcome. Photos are for reference only. To up-date my list I've been using many books, journals, catalogs and other web-sites. It's been helpful, but I have more work to do. I only ship to the main US 48 States. Please read the front page for ordering information.

     Copiapoa dealbata - Sometime call Copiapoa cinerea ssp. dealbata. Copiapoa dealbata occurs along the Chilean coast, both north and south of Carrizal Bajo, and at a point ca halfway towards Totoral, Atacama, Chile. It has a restricted range (extent of occurrence 500 km2), however the species is abundant, there is no continuing decline of the populations. Altitude: (0ľ)20-500(-700) metres above sea level. Growing in a 4 1/2 inch pot. - front, top & back photos - #1 @ $65.00 Sold

   Copiapoa dealbata - Sometime call Copiapoa cinerea ssp. dealbata. Copiapoa dealbata occurs along the Chilean coast, both north and south of Carrizal Bajo, and at a point ca halfway towards Totoral, Atacama, Chile. It has a restricted range (extent of occurrence 500 km2), however the species is abundant, there is no continuing decline of the populations. Altitude: (0ľ)20-500(-700) metres above sea level. Growing in a 3 1/2 inch pot. - front, top & back photos - #2 @ $65.00 Sold

     Copiapoa dealbata - Sometime call Copiapoa cinerea ssp. dealbata. Copiapoa dealbata occurs along the Chilean coast, both north and south of Carrizal Bajo, and at a point ca halfway towards Totoral, Atacama, Chile. It has a restricted range (extent of occurrence 500 km2), however the species is abundant, there is no continuing decline of the populations. Altitude: (0ľ)20-500(-700) metres above sea level. Growing in a 4 1/2 inch pot. - front & top photos - #3 @ $65.00 Sold

     Copiapoa coqimbana fa. Mine Pablo - The old mother plant came to with this name me many years ago. It may be Copiapoa solaris? South of the Copiapoa genus range, from the hills around the coastal towns of Coquimbo and La Serena in the province of Coquimbo, Chile. This plant is growing in a 6 inch pot. - front, top & back photos - #1 @ $55.00 Sold

     Copiapoa dura - Also know as Copiapoa echinoides. Copiapoa dura is a local or morphological form of the widespread and variable Copiapoa echinoides. It has a dark purplish-brown stem and very thick curved amber-maroon to black spines. However the distinguishing characteristics of Copiapoa dura, appear to fall within the natural variation of Copiapoa echinoides and it should be synonymized with the latter. Northern Chile - Near Totoral, Atacama. Growing in a 6 inch pot. - front, top & back photos - #1 @ $100.00 Sold

    Copiapoa humilis crest - On it's own roots. Growing in a 8 x 3 1/2 inch bowl. - #1 @ $50.00

   Copiapoa taltalensis - This one came to me as Copiapoa taltalensis? Sometimes found as Copiapoa humilis ssp. taltalensis. Grows in open areas in the coastal desert of Taltal, mostly on rocky slopes but extending to the edge of the desert in sandy soils, with protection from direct sun through coastal fog. They obtain water mainly from condensation of the fog, they only manage to survive in those conditions. The succulent vegetation found in this area is particularly interesting and comprises endemic species such as Eriosyce odieri subsp. malleolata, Eriosyce occulta, Copiapoa cinerea, Copiapoa columna-alba and Copiapoa krainziana. - Growing in a 4 1/2 inch pot. - front, top & back photos - #1 @ $18.00

   Copiapoa humilis ssp. tenuissima monstrose - You ask what makes these monstrose? As the new spineless offsets grow in with all their wooly growns they will also grow tiny white wooly balls in their growns. Sometime they also will grow little pink fussy balls. As they age they will make mounds of little whites wooly balls. Growing on there own roots in 3 inch pots. - left to right - #1, #2, #3, #4, #5 @ $20.00 each #1 Sold

   Copiapoa humilis ssp. tenuissima monstrose - This plant by J & J Cactus and Succulents and it's beautiful pot by Potter Carl Wicherm. For sale at the greenhouse only. 1 @ $100.00

    Copiapoa hypogaea ssp. barqutensis - Also known as Copiapoa hypogea FR261 - Two forms of C. hypogea are known from the neighbours of Cha˝aral - Coastal Chile, 02 Antofagasta, the fist (rare) at north of the town shows a rugose epidermid (the so called ôLizard skinö), the second near the town and in the south area with smooth epidermis (also known as C. barquitensis) this second form is more familiar in the collections. - left to right - #1, #2 @ $15.00 each

     Copiapoa hypogaea ssp. mollocula - Came to me with no name. I thought Copiapoa hypogaea ssp. mollocula seem to fit the description. Growing in a 8"x 3" bowl. - front & back photos - 1 @ $50.00

   Copiapoa hypogaea ssp. mollocula FR 525- Growing in a 3 1/2 inch pot. - front & back photos - 1 @ $18.00

   Copiapoa hypogaea ssp. montana - This taxon has lots of synonyms - like many other cacti - with several controversial varieties and subspecies and comprises a multitude of different forms, but where each form is linked to others by populations of plants with intermediate characteristics. It is a geophytic cactus arising from a large tuberose root. It is at first solitary but can branch from the base to form large clump up to 50 cm tall. Habitat: N-Chile-Antofagasta, Atacama, Coquimbo. - Growing in 3 inch pots. - left to right - #1, #2, #3, #4, #5, #6 @ $13.00 each

   Copiapoa krainziana - Also found as Copiapoa cinerea ssp. krainziana. A striking slow growing species that forms large clumps with age. It is easily distinguished by long whiskery spines usually white or greysh. The globular body freely offsets into a mound. Copiapoa krainziana is endemic to a very small area of about 60 km2 in Chile, II Region Atacama desert, Antofagasta, north of Taltal, coastal mountains. Typical area is San Ramon Valley. Growing in 3 1/2 inch pots. - left to right - #1, #2, #3, #4 @ $18.00 each Sold Out

   Copiapoa lembckei - My old mother plant came with this name a long time ago. This may be Copiapoa calderana F. Ritter 1959. Coastal deserts of northern Chile, Atacama, Antofagasta, Caldera. In the area where this plants grows there is very little rain but frequent coastal fog, which provides a significant part of their water needs. Growing in 3 1/2 inch pots. - left to right - #1, #2, #3, #4, @ $28.00 each

   Copiapoa marginata - The old mothe plant came to me with the name Copiapoa marginata ssp. bridesii many years ago. Copiapoa marginata is endemic to Chile, where it occurs in the coastal hills in southwest Caldera and Morro Copiapˇ and in the northern part of National Park Pan de Az˙car, north Cha˝aral. This species has an extent of occurrence of 5,000 km2, there are probably more than 10 locations. The species is widespread but not abundant and the groups of individuals are scattered. The highest density is observed in Morro Copiapˇ. Copiapoa marginata is the most northerly species of this genus. The species occurs within the National Park Pan de Az˙car. Growing in a 6 inch pot. - 1 @ $50.00 Sold

  Copiapoa marginata ssp. bridesii - Came to me with the name many years ago. Copiapoa marginata is endemic to Chile, where it occurs in the coastal hills in southwest Caldera and Morro Copiapˇ and in the northern part of National Park Pan de Az˙car, north Cha˝aral. This species has an extent of occurrence of 5,000 km2, there are probably more than 10 locations. The species is widespread but not abundant and the groups of individuals are scattered. The highest density is observed in Morro Copiapˇ. Copiapoa marginata is the most northerly species of this genus. The species occurs within the National Park Pan de Az˙car. Growing in a 6 inch pot. - 1 @ $55.00

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