Cardon cactus (Trichocereus atacamensis ssp. pasacana)

The flowers of this cardon cactus (Trichocereus atacamensis ssp. pasacana) are simply gorgeous!

Huge, juicy and dripping with resin! Without these cacti, the local insect and bird populations would have a much harder time.

Altitude: 3716 metres.

Native range is Bolivia and Argentina.

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Last updated on 27 June 2024