Family: Cactaceae Habitat: Mountainous areas in Argentina, Chile, PerĂ¹, Bolivia. Cultivation: Trichocereus are tough cacti. that's why they are often used as . Nevertheless, it's hard to make [...]


Family: Cactaceae Habitat: PerĂ¹, Ecuador. Cultivation: Exposure in full sun, well-draining substrate, watering regularly in Summer and rarely in Winter.


Abromeitiella plant are mat-forming succulents with spined leaves arranged in numerous rosettes. They grow slowly and sometimes form cushion-shaped rosettes.

Cleistocactus parapetiensis

Cleistocactus parapetiensis is a cactus with medium dimensions. It's composed of a bunch of stems with various lengths, bright green, covered in dense white, sometimes woolly spines.

Cintia knizei

Cintia is a genus in the family Cactaceae that includes only one species: Cintia Knizei. This is an extremely rare plant, endemic of a small region in Bolivian Andes, at an altitude of 4000 [...]


The Weingartia genus is composed of small spherical or slightly oblong cacti that usually grow solitary. The stems can reach a height of 20, maximum 30 cm.


Family: Cactaceae Habitat: North West Argentina, Bolivia and Paraguay Cultivation: Stetsonia is not difficult to cultivate but has a very slow growth. In winter it should be sheltered, but can [...]


Family: Cactaceae Habitat: Bolivia's mountainous areas Cultivation: It is a more delicate cactus than other species: it needs particular attention as exposure to sunlight and as watering. It [...]


Family: Cactaceae Habitat: South America, Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Paraguay and Uruguay