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Eriosyce heinrichiana
Scientific Name: Eriosyce heinrichiana (Backeb.) F. Kattermann
Synonym: Pyrrhocactus jussieui, Neoporteria chorosensis, Neochilenia wagenknechtii, Pyrrhocactus wagenknechtii, Neochilenia vanbaelii, Neoporteria jussieui var. trapichensis, Pyrrhocactus trapichensis, Neoporteria ritteri, Neochilenia neofusca, Pyrrhocactus heinrichianus, Neoporteria jussieui, Neoporteria heinrichiana, Neoporteria curvispina var. heinrichiana, Pyrrhocactus chaniarensis, Pyrrhocactus chorosensis, Neochilenia chorosensis, Neochilenia jussieui, Horridocactus heinrichianus
Family: Cactaceae
Eriosyce  heinrichiana
Neochilenia jussieui at the Huntington Gardens in early July
Recommended Temperature Zone:
USDA: 9b-11

Minimum Avg. Temperature: 50F (10C)

Sun Exposure: Light shade

Origin: Chile

Growth Habits: Slowly clumping, 2 inches (5 cm) in diameter, 4 inches tall (10 cm)

Watering Needs: Extremely root prone, needs good drainage.

Propagation: Seeds

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