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  Notocactus magnificus
(Parodia magnifica)
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Family: Cactaceae (Cactus Family)

Conservation status: Listed in CITES Appendix II

Scientific name:  Parodia magnifica (F. Ritter) F. H. Brandt 1982

Origin: Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil

Habitat: The habitat where this plant come from can become very cold during the winter nights, often it will fall to just above freezing without harming the plants as it is also very dry.

Conservation status: Listed in CITES appendix 2.

Synonyms:

  • Eriocactus magnificus F. Ritter 1966
  • Notocactus magnificus (F.Ritter) Krainz ex N.P.Taylor

 

 

 

 

 


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