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Cleistocactus serpens

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Synonym(s): Cactus serpens, Cereus serpens, Borzicactus serpens, Bolivicereus serpens, Borzicactella serpens, Loxanthocereus granditessellatus, Loxanthocereus sulcifer, Borzicactus sulcifer
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Subfamily: Cactoideae
Tribe: Trichocereeae
Distribution: Ecuador : Amazonas, Cajamarca, Lambayeque, Loreto, San Martin, Tumbes - Peru (South America)
Habit: Shrubby
Flower: RedEncounterability: Common Locally in Some Areas
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Cleistocactus serpens
C. serpens
Picture taken at: Huntington Library and Gardens, San Marino, CA

Photographer: Daiv Freeman

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