Echinocereus pulchellus var. weinbergii (Weing.) N.P.Taylor

Body solitary, globular to 12 cm wide with about 15 ribs. Areoles 8 mm apart with 10 brownish-tipped whitish radial spines 4-10 mm long. Flowers bright pink 5 cm wide.


Source: Forbes, S. (1997). Echinocereus. In: Spencer, R.. Horticultural Flora of South-eastern Australia. Volume 2. Flowering plants. Dicotyledons. Part 1. The identification of garden and cultivated plants. University of New South Wales Press.

kingdom Plantae
phylum   Tracheophyta
class    Magnoliopsida
superorder     Caryophyllanae
order      Caryophyllales
family       Cactaceae
genus        Echinocereus Engelm.