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Echinopsis spachiana
Echinopsis spachiana
Golden Torch Cereus; Nightblooming Cactus
Photographer: Joseph Dougherty
Organization: Society for Environmental Education

ID: 0000 0000 0602 0269 (2002-06-10)

Copyright © 2002 Joseph Dougherty/

  • date of photo  Jun 1, 2002
  • this photo depicts a plant that was cultivated or collected in the wild
  • photo location   Quail Botanical Gardens, Encinitas, San Diego County, CA
  • plant's place of origin   Western Argentina, Bolivia (South America)
  • family Cactaceae
  • notes   Scientific Name: Echinopsis spachiana (Lem.) Friedrich & G. D. Rowley Synonyms: Trichocereus spachianus, Echinocereus spachianus
  • camera   Nikon D1x; highest resolution uncompressed TIF; Nikon 105mm lens
  • contributor's ID #  2002_06_01_JD_1962
  • photo category: Plant - tree/shrub

  • common names   Golden Torch Cereus; Nightblooming Cactus Golden Torch Cereus; Nightblooming Cactus (photographer)
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