Trichocereus Huasha rubra "Red Torch"
Specimen Size: The main plant is 9" tall by 3" in diameter.
There are 3 pups:
- 2.5" tall x 4"+ in diameter.
- 2" tall x 4" in diameter.
- 2" indiameter.
The plant offered is the plant in the last four photos.
Trichocereus species Trichocereus huascha var. rubra Has a 3" to 4-1/2" bloom in dark orange with some red and white-cream to yellow stigma and filaments. Also classified under Echinopsis Huascha Rubraand commonly called RED TORCH. Growth is spiny with 3-4" diameter and averaging 3' to 4'+ foot tall growth. Blooms through out the warm season. Offered as a pup 3" diameter minumum to 4-6"+ above the soil line, often what is available is much larger but limited to 2ft long for shipping within U.S. Blooms can vary from dark orange with red backpetals to peachish with orange backpetals depending on light given,growing conditions and fertilizer etc. Usually opens red but fades by second day to lighter tones of red-orange.