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|Species Trichocereus bridgesii Has a large white nocturnal bloom with yellowish back petals. A large columar cacti ...(
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|Full Description: Species Trichocereus bridgesii Has a large white nocturnal bloom with yellowish back petals. A large columar cacti Trichocereus bridgesii can grow up to 15'+ feet in height and 1 ft+ in diameter. It has bluish-green stem growth with 4 to 8 ribs. Brownish to honey colored spines. An excellent landscape cacti choice as a background plant or border plant with its contrasting stem color.
Syn; Echinopsis lageniformis
Common names; Bolivian torch cactus. Among the indigenous populations of Bolivia, it is sometimes called achuma or wachuma, although these names are also applied to related species such as Trichocereus pachanoi which are also used for their psychedelic effects.
More info; Chemical analysis of some variants of Trichocereus bridgesii have shown it may include some of the most potent of the psychedelic Trichocereus species. A Montrose form of Trichocereus bridgesii is the 'Penis Plant'. The Montrose variety 'Penis Plant' is most often labeled as T.Bridgesii's Syn. Echinopsis lageniformis-(Montrose). Click here to see the Montrose variety of this species Echinopsis Lageniformis Montrose 'PENIS PLANT'
Native to; Bolivia-South America.
Offered as; A small plant 8"+ minimum tall for mail order to all locations. Larger specimens are available for shipping within the U.S. only. See link below for ordering within the U.S.
( Pictured below are examples of 5 gal. sized plants of Trichocereus bridgesii available at the nursery-stock changes regularly, call for current availability/sizes ).
5 gallon sized and larger specimen sized 15 gallon plant(s) are also available for shipping within the U.S.A. ONLY or for pick up at Epicacti Nursery-(our walk-in open to the public nursery). Simply click the link below to order/check availability with one of our friendly sales associates.