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A picture of a Acanthocereus Cacti

Acanthocereus Cacti

Acanthocereus spp.

Cereus species is it W IMG 0744 by J.M.Garg (CC BY 3.0)

Full Sun
Moderate care
Light watering
Tender

13b

USDA zone

18°C

Minimum temperature

Flowering

This plant has a mild fragrance

More images of Acanthocereus Cacti

Some green Acanthocereus growing in the wild
A close up of some spiny Acanthocereus plant stems
A photo of Acanthocereus Cacti

Acanthocereus Cacti Overview

Acanthocereus is a genus containing around 14 succulent species in the cactus family, Cactaceae. Species are primarily sprawling or shrubby plants, often with distinctly angled, arching stems. Spines are thorn-like, short and stout. Mature fruits may have spines, they are red and contain large black seeds in a red pulp. The flowers are white and nocturnal and can be fragrant and have spines and scales.

How to propagate Acanthocereus Cacti

Cuttings

Seed

Special features of Acanthocereus Cacti

Attractive leaves