PlantsEchinopsis→Echinopsis Hybrid (Echinopsis 'Maria Piazza')

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Cactus/Succulent
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Dry
Plant Height: Globular stems up to 8 inches tall, might get taller with age
Plant Spread: Up to 4 inches wide
Leaves: Other: Spined
Flowers: Showy
Other: Flowers open at night and remain open until shortly after sunrise
Flower Color: Pink
Bloom Size: 5"-6"
Flower Time: Other: Spring to Fall, might flower year round under the right conditions.
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Propagation: Seeds: Provide light
Depth to plant seed: seeds should be strewn on the surface and then covered with a very thin light layer of grit.
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Pollinators: Bumblebees
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Suitable for hanging baskets
Needs repotting every 2 to 3 years
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth


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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Cactus and Succulent chat 2016 by gg5 Apr 11, 2017 11:52 AM 1,827
blooming succulents by tarev Apr 25, 2021 7:10 PM 2,481

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