Echinopsis hybrid 'Cleistopsis'
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|Cleistocactus strausii x Echinopsis grandiflora cross Cleistopsis graeseris- 'Cleistopsis' Has a beautiful 1-1/2" diameter ...(
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Bloom Size: Small
|Full Description: Cleistocactus strausii x Echinopsis grandiflora cross Cleistopsis graeseris- 'Cleistopsis' Has a beautiful 1-1/2" diameter cerise and pink bloom,light peach to orange back petals. Very long flower tube compared to the bloom over 4" long. Unusual growth and stem colorings. Easy to grow it likes full sun and cannot tolerate temps below 32 degrees for prolonged periods. Soil needs to be rich but fast draining simular requirements to most Echinopsis species and hybrids. Profuse bloomer March to September in Northern hemisphere. Hybridized by Graser.|
Very unusual cross with growth that is upright not pendant, Rare variety especially within the U.S..
Offered as a 2 to 3" diameter rooted plant. Larger specimens are available for shipping within USA or for pick-up at the walk-in nursery location Epicacti Nursery