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Echinopsis brevispinulosus is ???

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Echinopsis brevispinulosus is ???

Postby Minime8484 » Mon Mar 11, 2013 8:45 pm

As mentioned in this post:
viewtopic.php?f=2&t=29030

I obtained a cutting of a plant called Echinopsis brevispinulosus...called the "Corn Cob Cactus".

That not being a valid name, I'm posting here in hopes it might be enough to suggest an ID - although, as Daiv said, flowers and distribution would help (I was told the flower is white and nocturnal).

Any ideas or info are appreciated!
Echinopsis brevispinulosus (2013-Mar11)A.jpg
Echinopsis brevispinulosus A (2013-Mar11)
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Echinopsis brevispinulosus (2013-Mar11)B.jpg
Echinopsis brevispinulosus - closeup (2013-Mar11)
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Re: Echinopsis brevispinulosus is ???

Postby Peterthecactusguy » Mon Mar 11, 2013 9:17 pm

lol I am getting conflicting info from google!
an update .. Echinopsis bridgesi (from Trichocereus) but when I looked that up, on Cactiguide it game me this name.. http://www.cactiguide.com/cactus/?genus ... geniformis
(so more conflicting information)
http://echinopsis.eu/thumbnails.php?album=77&page=3 from google the one on the second row 2nd from left looks similar to your plant. I really dont know tho. :)
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