Echinofossulocactus sulphureus

Echinofossulocactus sulphureus
  • Echinofossulocactus sulphureus
  • Echinofossulocactus sulphureus
  • Echinofossulocactus sulphureus
  • Echinofossulocactus sulphureus

Echinofossulocactus sulphureus

Rare! Very beautiful with its long yellowish spines on the many wavy ribs. Yellow flowers!
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Description: Plants solitary, very spiny globose to subglobose,
Stem: Light green, 7-10 cm in diameter, depressed at the apex.
Ribs: Numerous, 26-40, thin, undulating with only few areoles.
Central spines: 1, erect, up to 5 cm long.
Radial spines: 7-8, white or yellowish with brownish tip, becoming grayish white, awl shaped, to 2.5 cm long.
Flowers: Small , funnelform, typically sulfur yellow but also pinkish-white with darker midribs, to 2.5 cm long and 3.8 cm in diameter; floral tubes long.
Blooming season: Spring to late summer and last 3-4 days.
Remarks: The plants found in in cultivation are quite variable for spine size, ribs number and colour of the flowers. Salm-Dyck say that it is closely related to Stenocactus anfractuosus.