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Family: CACTACEAE 

 Echinocereus kroenleinii
 
  
Author:  Wolfgang Blum & Dieter Waldeis 1999
Family:  Cactaceae
Habitat:  Mexico, Texas
Soil:  Grit
Water:  Minimum
Sun:  Maximum
Thickness:  10-15 centimetres
Height:  1,2 meter
Flower:  Pink Rose/Mauve Magenta
Reproduction:  Seeds/Cuttings
Pop names:  -
Synonyms:  Wilcoxia kroenleinii A.Cartier 1980. Echinocereus poselgeri Lem. subsp. kroenleinii Mich.Lange 1995.
    This member of the Cactaceae family was given this name by Wolfgang Blum & Dieter Waldeis in 1999. It is found in Mexico and Texas, growing in grit with little water and lots of sun. The caudex can grow up to ten or even fifteen centimetres in diameter, the branches up to 120 centimetres in height. The flowers are variations of pink.