CACTI OF EASTERN BRAZIL
Pilosocereus piauhyensis (sensu lato)

Link to Cultivation Notes

Web pages with photos of Pilosocereus piauhyensis:
Facheiro (Pilosocereus piauhyensis) (Gurke) Byles & Rose (Desert-Tropicals.com)
P. piauhyensis + ssp. gaturianensis (F. Ritter) Braun & Esteves (Cactos.com.br)
P. piauhyensis + ssp. mucosiflorus (Buining & Brederoo) Braun & Esteves (Cactos.com.br)


VARIOUS STAGES OF GROWTH, FLOWERING & FRUITING


Plants grown from seed - potted up in 10" plastic containers


Another view of the above grouping


Some branches have a somewhat greenish coloration


Most branches have about 12 ribs and a blue coloration


Spines are brownish yellow: 20+ radials and 1 central
from non-woolly areoles



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