Various Trichocereus species cuttings, rooting

List of Trichocereus Species (Echinopsis)

Here’s an updated version of our work-in-progress list of Trichocereus species, which we intend to greatly expand over time. It’s currently based on how Joël Lodé classified the plants of the Trichocereus in his 2015 ‘Taxonomy of the Cactaceae’ (Cactus Aventures).


An A-Z List of Trichocereus Species

Trichocereus andalgalensis (Echinopsis andalgalensis)

Trichocereus angelesiae

Trichocereus arboricola (Echinopsis arboricola)

Trichocereus atacamensis
This contains the plants formerly recognised/described as Trichocereus rivierei.

Trichocereus atacamensis subsp. pasacana
This contains the plants formerly recognised/described as Trichocereus eremophilus and Trichocereus pasacana.

Trichocereus bertramianus
This contains the plants formerly recognised/described as Trichocereus conaconensis and Trichocereus totorensis.

Trichocereus bolligerianus

Trichocereus bridgesii (Echinopsis lageniformis)

Trichocereus cabrerae

Trichocereus camarguensis (Echinopsis camarguensis)

Trichocereus candicans (Echinopsis candicans)
This contains the plants formerly recognised/described as Trichocereus courantii, Trichocereus gladiatus and Trichocereus neolamprochlorus.

Trichocereus candicans subsp. pseudocandicans
This contains the plants formerly recognised/described as Trichocereus pseudocandicans.

Trichocereus catamarcensis
This contains the plants formerly recognised/described as Trichocereus crassicaulis.

Trichocereus caulescens

Trichocereus chalaensis (Echinopsis chalaensis)

Trichocereus chiloensis (Echinopsis chiloensis)
This contains the plants formerly recognised/described as Trichocereus chilensis.

Trichocereus chiloensis subsp. australis

Trichocereus chiloensis subsp. eburneus

Trichocereus chiloensis subsp. litoralis
This contains the plants formerly recognised/described as Trichocereus litoralis.

Trichocereus chiloensis subsp. panhoplites

Trichocereus cuzcoensis (Echinopsis cuzcoensis)
This contains the plants formerly recognised/described as Trichocereus tarmaensis.

Trichocereus deserticola (Echinopsis fulvilana)
This contains the plants formerly recognised/described as Trichocereus fulvilanus.

Trichocereus faundezii

Trichocereus hahnianus

Trichocereus huascha
This contains the plants formerly recognised/described as Trichocereus lobivioides.

Trichocereus huascha subsp. robusta

Trichocereus lamprochlorus

Trichocereus macrogonus (Echinopsis macrogona)

Trichocereus macrogonus subsp. pachanoi (Echinopsis pachanoi)
This contains the plants formerly recognised/described as Trichocereus pachanoi, Trichocereus santaensis and Trichocereus scopulicola.

Trichocereus macrogonus subsp. peruvianus (Echinopsis peruviana)
This contains the plants formerly recognised/described as Trichocereus peruvianus, Trichocereus puquiensis, Trichocereus tacnaensis and Trichocereus torataensis.

Trichocereus nigripilis
This contains the plants formerly recognised/described as Trichocereus coquimbanus var. nigripilis.

Trichocereus pectiniferus
This contains the plants formerly recognised/described as Trichocereus coquimbanus and Trichocereus serenanus.

Trichocereus purpureopilosus (Echinopsis purpureopilosa)

Trichocereus quadratiumbonata

Trichocereus rowleyi
This contains the plants formerly recognised/described as Trichocereus grandiflorus.

Trichocereus schickendantzii
This contains the plants formerly recognised/described as Trichocereus fabrisii, Trichocereus manguinii, Trichocereus narvaecensis, Trichocereus shaferi, Trichocereus tenuispinus and Trichocereus volcanensis.

Trichocereus schoenii (Echinopsis schoenii)

Trichocereus serpentinus

Trichocereus skottsbergii
This contains the plants formerly recognised/described as Trichocereus skottsbergii var. breviatusa.

Trichocereus smrzianus

Trichocereus spachianus (Echinopsis spachiana)
This contains the plants formerly recognised/described as Trichocereus santiaguensis.

Trichocereus spinibarbis

Trichocereus strigosus (Echinopsis strigosa)

Trichocereus tacaquirensis

Trichocereus taquimbalensis

Trichocereus tarijensis (Echinopsis tarijensis)
This contains the plants formerly recognised/described as Trichocereus antezanae, Trichocereus herzogianus, Trichocereus herzogianus var. totorensis, Trichocereus poco, Trichocereus poco var. albiflorus and Trichocereus poco var. fricianus.

Trichocereus terscheckii

Trichocereus thelegonoides
This contains the plants formerly recognised/described as Trichocereus rubinghianus.

Trichocereus thelegonus (Echinopsis thelegona)

Trichocereus tulhuayacensis

Trichocereus tunariensis
This contains the plants formerly recognised/described as Trichocereus taquimbalensis var. wilkeae and Trichocereus taratensis.

Trichocereus undulosus

Trichocereus uyupampensis
This contains the plants formerly recognised/described as Trichocereus glaucus.

Trichocereus vasquezii

Trichocereus vatteri

Trichocereus vollianus
This contains the plants formerly recognised/described as Trichocereus vollianus var. rubrispinus.

Trichocereus walteri

Trichocereus werdermannianus
This contains the plants formerly recognised/described as Trichocereus escayachensis.


Some of the Trichocereus seed we stock


Some of the Trichocereus plants we stock