“Stenocereus” Genus

Stenocereus Genus Image

Stenocereus comes from the Greek term “stenos,” meaning “narrow.” It is composed of giant, shrubby, or tree-like columnar cacti. Stenocereus plants have cylindrical stems and numerous ribs slightly notched at the areoles with needle-like spines. This genus is native to the Southern United States, Metral America, the Caribbean, and Northern South America.

Stenocereus Plants On Succulent City

Stenocereus Thurberi Image
Stenocereus Thurberi (Organ-pipe Cactus)
Stenocereus Pruinosus Image
Stenocereus Pruinosus (The Gray Ghost Organ Pipe Cactus)
Stenocereus Beneckei Image
Stenocereus Beneckei
Stenocereus Griseus Image
The Mexican Organ Pipe Cactus ‘Stenocereus Griseus’
Stenocereus Eruca Image
The Creeping Devil Cactus ‘Stenocereus Eruca’
Stenocereus Hollianus Cristata Image
Stenocereus Hollianus Cristata
Stenocereus Gummosus Image
Stenocereus Gummosus (Sour Pitaya)
Stenocereus Stellatus Image
Stenocereus Stellatus (Baja Organ Pipe Cactus)


Richard Miller

Salute everyone. It's Richard, the author of this Succulent & Xeriscaping blog. I am a traveler and a nature lover looking for a connection with the wild green. In my journey, I found a love for succulents and xeriscaping. What attracts me is the long-lasting & unique beauty of every plant I have the chance to see with my own eyes. Welcome to my little blog and let's enjoy a good time together!

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