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I am not a professional nor an expert in Cactacea or Echinocereus taxonomy. Any help with ID and spelling are always welcome. 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 48 States. We offer 72+ hour heat packs for $3.00 each. Please read the front page for ordering information.

Note: These photos were taken the first week of November, 2021. They are just starting there winter rest.

Echinocereus

   Echinocereus brandegeei - A clustering cactus that forms small, elongated, heavily armed stems and pink to purplish flowers. It is native to the Baja California peninsula in northwestern Mexico at low elevations. Growing in 3 1/2 inch pots. - left to right - #1eb, #2eb, #3eb @ $13.00 each #1eb, #3eb Sold

   Echinocereus coccineus ssp. paucispinus - Usually clumping, Echinocereus coccineus subs. paucispinus (Echinocereus paucispinus) often forms large colonies of many as 50 thick, stems on each plant at maturity. Funnel shaped, hummingbird-attracting, scarlet with a clear throat. Southwestern USA & Mexico. Growing in 4 1/2 inch pots. - left to right - #1cp, #2cp, #3cp @ $18.00 each

   Echinocereus coccineus ssp. paucispinus - Growing in 4 1/2 inch pots. - left to right - #1ec, #2ec, #3ec @ $15.00 each

   Echinocereus davisii X Echinocereus (Wilcoxia) poselgeri - This cross was made by my late friend Mike Keeling.  Growing in 3 1/2 inch pots. - left to right - #1x, #2x, #3x $18.00 each #1 Sold

   Echinocereus fendleri - It is a wide ranging and variable species with an indefinite number of geographic races. It is a low growing , scrubby cactus, that grows solitary or in small clumps with 5 to 20 stems. The classic fendleri form has huge violet-purple flowers and attractive white/black spination. All varieties have large red delicious edible fruits. USA (New Mexico, Texas, Colorado, Arizona, Utah) and northern Mexico. Growing in 3 1/2 inch pots. - left to right right - #1ef, #2ef @ $13.00 each #1ef Sold

   Echinocereus knippelianus - Solitary or slowly clumping cacti. Plump, soft, flattened or globose, dark green with slightly lighter ridges. Pink or white funnel-shaped flowers. Mexico. Growing in 3 1/2 inch pots. - left to right - #1ek, #2ek @ $13.00 Sold Out

   Echinocereus mapimiensis crest - This is a crested form of Echinocereus mapimiensis. They are a small offsetting cactus with white and caramel spines and small rusty flowers. It slowly forms open clumps up to 25 cm in diameter. Flowers are funnel-shaped (30-)42-44(-45) mm long, (17-)25-29(-40) mm in diameter, outer perianth segments dark brownish-magenta/maroon/yellow with lighter cream colored margins, inner perianth segments rusty-red to brownish-magenta with lighter margins; stigma lobe number up to 9, stigma colour green. Mexico. Growing in 3 1/2 inch pots. - left to right - #1emc, #2emc @ $18.00 each #1emc Sold

   Echinocereus pentalophus crested form - Echinocereus pentalophus is a matforming cactus with many crowded finger-like stems. Established plants can reach a height of 20 cm and width of 100 cm. It is a very fine sight in bloom, having few equals within the genus Echinocereus. Huge, up to 12 cm long lilac, brilliant pink or magenta with a distinct white throat can almost hide the plant. USA-Texas & Mexico. Growing in 3 1/2 inch pots. - #1epc @ $20.00 Sold

   Echinocereus pentalophus variegated - Echinocereus pentalophus is a matforming cactus with many crowded finger-like stems. Established plants can reach a height of 20 cm and width of 100 cm. It is a very fine sight in bloom, having few equals within the genus Echinocereus. Huge, up to 12 cm long lilac, brilliant pink or magenta with a distinct white throat can almost hide the plant. USA-Texas & Mexico. Growing in 3 1/2 inch pots. - left to right - #1epv, #2epv, #3epv @ $15.00 Sold Out

   Echinocereus primolanatus monstrose form - Normal cuttings for my old crest/monstrose plant. Not been sure about the name on this one. Growing in 3 inch pots. - left to right - #1p, #2p, #3p, #4p @ $13.00 each #3, #4 Sold

   Echinocereus reichenbachii ssp albispinus crest -  Echinocereus reichenbachii var. albispinus is a local or morphological form of the variable Echinocereus reichenbachii subs. baileyi. It is rarely found in cultivation and differentiates from standard baileyi only for the very attractive white spination (Latin albispinus” = white spined), all the other characteristics are identical, namely size and form of stems, number of spines, flowers, fruits ans seeds. USA - Oklahoma. Growing in a 3 1/2 inch pot. - @ $18.00 Sold

   Echinocereus rigidissimus - Echinocereus rigidissimus is a low growing solitary (very rarely few branched) cactus. This species is a great favorite in collections, although it does not last long. Each year’s growth is differentiated by differently coloured band of spines, hence the common name "Rainbow Cactus". Two subspecies are recognized, the nominate form and Echinocereus rigidissimus subs. rubispinus (G.Frank & A.B.Lau) N.P.Taylor. Bright pink with much lighter white throat. Southwest USA & Mexico. Growing in a 3 1/2 inch pot. - #1er @ $13.00 Sold

   Echinocereus rigidissimus ssp. rubispinus - Echinocereus rigidissimus subs. rubispinus is one of the local form of Echinocereus rigidissimus. It distinguishes for the very short dusty red-purple spines (not pink and white) and dull purple-red (not green) stigma lobes. It is also up to 50% smaller in all its parts. Its blossoms are bright magenta red and are large and showy in comparison with the small size of the stem. Its unique-looking spination makes it one the the best Echinocereus species. Mexico. Growing in 3 1/2 inch pots. - left to right - #5err, #6err, #7err, #8err @ $15.00 each #8err Sold

   Echinocereus stramineus crest - Echinocereus stramineus is a clumping cactus, forming large, compact colonies with 100 or more stems (occasionally up to 500 heads). These larger clumps are rounded, often 60-90 cm across and nearly as high. bundant large bright pink to purple-red flowers in late spring. Southwest USA & Mexico. Growing in 4 1/2 pots. - left to right - #1esc, #2esc @ $35.00 each #1esc Sold

   Echinocereus triglochidiatus - In general it is a mounding cactus, forming bulbous piles of from a few to hundreds of spherical to cylindrical stems. Plants may vary from densely spiny (usually) to no spines at all. Echinocereus triglochidiatus is the most wide-spread of the Echiniocereus species and is also the most variable in appearance. In fact, the several varieties are so different-looking that the only uniting factor is the bright red bloom and rounded petals. USA & Mexico. Growing in 3 1/2 inch pots. - left to right - #1et, #2et, #3et @ $13.00 each

   Echinocereus triglochidiatus ssp. mojavensis inermis - Echinocereus triglochidiatus var. mojavensis f. inermis is the nice spineless form of Echinocereus triglochidiatus var. mojavensis. These plants varies from pure nude specimens to plants with more or less short spines (partially nudum), all the other characteristics namely size and shape of stems, flowers, fruits, roots etc. clearly show that they are conspecific. The heavy and waxy flowers, emerging from near the tip of individual stems, are red or orange with green stigma in the centre. USA & Mexico. Growing in 3 1/2 inch pots. - left to right - #1eti, #2eti, #3eti @ $20.00 each #1eti Sold

   Echinocereus viereckii ssp. morricalii -  Echinocereus viereckii subs. morricalii is a clustering specie branching profusely from the base with almost spineless stems. Up to 50 cm long, 7.5 cm in diameter, soft , cylindrical ± tapering toward the tips erect to sprawling Yellowish-green to bright green that will hold purple colour with enough bright light, During the winter rest they become wrinkled and flabby from lack of water and shrink up about 1/3 their size as they consume their stored water. With regular water they plump up quickly. Magnificent magenta from the sides of the stems, short-funnell form, very large up to 10 cm in diameter or more. The flowers on all subspecies are Bright magenta. Mexico. Growing in 3 1/2 inch pots. - left to right - #1evm, #2evm @ $13.00 each Sold Out

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