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  Echinofossulocactus albatus
(Syn: E. vaupelianus) forma cristata
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NURSERY

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This is a lovely fasciation of  E. albatus, whit  small  bristle-like, silky and almost transparent spines.

Exposure: Full sun to light shade (light shade in summer),
Frost Tolerance: -5C if kept dry.
Propagation:
Grafting

Conspecific taxa, varieties, forms an cultivars:

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Family: Cactaceae (Cactus Family)

Scientific name:  Echinofossulocactus vaupelianus (Werdermann) H. C. Whitmore 1934
forma cristata

Origin Garden origin (Nursery produced cultivar)

Conservation status: Listed in CITES appendix 2.

Synonyms:

  • Echinofossulocactus vaupelianus (Werdermann) H. C. Whitmore 1934
    = Stenocactus vaupelianus (Werdermann) F. M. Knuth 1935, (Mexico)
    = Echinocactus vaupelianus Werdermann 1931
    = Echinofossulocactus vaupelianus  (Werdermann) Tieg. and Oehme
    = Ferocactus vaupelianus (Werdermann) N. P. Taylor 1980
  • Echinofossulocactus albatus (A. Dietrich) Britton et Rose 1922
    = Echinocactus albatus A. Dietrich 1846
    = Stenocactus albatus (A. Dietrich) F. M. Knuth 1935
    = Brittonrosea albata,
  • Stenocactus rectispinus
 

 

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