This one is a hybrid by the German breeder Heise. It came from a whole series named after German cities. All of those were involving Trichocereus thelegonoides and were famous for their huge flower diameter. The body of MAINZ is extremely beautiful with lovely red spines too.
Category: Trichocereus Clones
This Trichocereus hybrid is among the most beautiful that I personally k know. The flowers are huge and get to 18-20 cm in diameter. I do not know the breeder of Trichocereus ‘KA1’, but it could be Uwe Kahle. More info will follow.
First Light (Trichocereus / Helianthocereus) Dimitt FIRST LIGHT is Trichocereus hybrid made by Mark Dimmitt. Breeder: M. Dimmitt Parents: Diehi’sche Hybride X Newland’s Orange Breeder´s Code: HBG-ISI 93-5 Description: FIRST LIGHT is a classic created by M. Dimmitt. It is a Helianthocereus hybrid, which belongs to Trichocereus in a wider sense. Flowers: 15 cm, pink with yellow stripes and red sepals. Photo: Michelle Killen
EPIC (Trichocereus hybrid) EPIC is a Trichocereus hybrid. Breeder: Unknown Parents: Trichocereus x ? Breeder´s Code: NA Description: EPIC is a well known Trichocereus hybrid with a fantastic pink flower. It is relatively common and one of the most popular hybrids. Unfortunately there isn´t enough information on its origin available, but I will update this page if I find out more. Flowers: 8-12 cm, bright pink color. EPIC is a plant that flowers regularly and abundantly. Photos: Michaelle […]
Trichocereus peruvianus “Rosei 2” Trichocereus peruvianus “Rosei 2” comes from the large Fields Collection in Australia. It was one of the oldest cactus collections in Australia and attracted cactus fans from all over the country. Recently, Mr. Fields gave most of his plants to a Botanical Garden, which ensures that the plants from his collection will stay around, even now that the Fields collection is substantially smaller. ROSEI 2 is probably a Trichocereus peruvianus from Matucana, similar […]
YOWIE (Trichocereus pachanoi) Yowie is a very cool and popular Trichocereus pachanoi with a unique spination that consists of two parallel Spines per areole. It also has very pronounced ribs and looks very much like an Ecuadorian Pachanoi. Now let me add some information about where this clone came from. The Yowie clone originated in Yarrawonga Victoria. The SAB member Marsha (who was previously known by the username “Yowie” led PD to the property where the mother […]