Plant ID forum: Help identifying cactus

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SLC, UT
jdkkdj
Apr 29, 2018 11:56 AM CST
Hi there! I was hoping someone might be able to tell me what kind of cactus this is. I would really appreciate it!! Thank You!
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Reno, Nv (Zone 6b)
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DaisyI
Apr 29, 2018 2:26 PM CST
Welcome!

Its either a Trichocereus or a Stenocactus. I am leaning toward Stenocactus as Trichocereus are usually very large. Whichever it is, after the species name, there will be a 'cristata'.

If it blooms, it will be obvious which genus it is.
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