|Full Description: Jungle cactus species Hylocereus peruvianus A fruiting Hylocereus from Peru located in the Rio Sana Valley. Hylocereus peruvianus Has dark green 3-sided stem growth but often with contorted stems and or stem edges that are often wavy. Has 4 short, stout spines in each aeriole. Information given here primarily location of habitat came from Curt Backeberg's list of 24 Hylocereus species and our own observations of the plant. |
( 1894-1966 )
Read more about Curt Backeberg a German horticulturist especially known for the collection and classification of cacti. Also see an Epiphyllum hybrid named after him by Curt Knebel Epiphyllum cv 'Curt Backeberg'
A fairly new addition to the nursery, Hylocereus peruvianus was obtained as a cutting around 2012-13.
***More info. & plant/fruit pictures are coming soon posted 7/20/15***
Offered as : Cuttings to all mail order locations. Rooted plant(s) are available within the U.S. only or maybe picked up at our walk-in nursery. Click the link below for info.
Established 5 gallon plant(s) and specimen sized 15 gallon fruiting plant(s) may also be available for shipping within the U.S. only or for pick-up as most are very large, so sorry but no international shipping of large plants.
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