General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Cactus/Succulent
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Plant Height: 6-20 feet
Flowers: Showy
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Uses: Will Naturalize
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth

Common names
  • Bolivian Torch
  • Achuma
  • Huachuma
Botanical names
  • Accepted: Echinopsis lageniformis
  • Synonym: Echinopsis scopulicola
  • Synonym: Trichocereus bridgesii

Photo Gallery
Location: Botanical Garden of Berlin
Date: 2015-11-09
Location: All pictures taken in/on my gardens/greenhouse/property
Date: 2021-10-13
from seed started 2020

Date: 2006-11-24

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