B and T World Seeds' reference number:
The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Peniocereus greggii typ Peloncillo Mts. is cold hardy
USDA Zone:9 20° to 30°F (-6.5° to -1°C)
|Type of plant - perennial
Flower or inflorescence:
WHITE, to 20x7.5cm., frag, noct.
ovoid, tapered, RED
br.-60x2cm., short BLACK sps....WHITE taproot
|Peniocereus greggii typ Peloncillo Mts. sales history
Common names for Peniocereus greggii typ Peloncillo Mts.:
|Arizona Queen of the Night, Deer Horn Cactus, Deerhorn Cactus, Desert Night-blooming Cereus, IOS 02039, Night Blooming Cereus, Night-blooming Cereus, Queen of the Night, Reina de la Noche, Saramatraca, Sweet Potato-Cactus, Sweetpotato Cactus,|
Peniocereus greggii typ Peloncillo Mts.
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|We are looking for seeds from this plant, if you know where we can find seeds or would like to be told when we have a source, please let me know.|
|5||: Cactus Seed List|
|See also *Succulent Plant Seed List|
|6||: Bulbous and Rhizomatous Plant Seed List|
|36||: Herb Seed List Culinary Medicinal Dye and Aromatic|
|Not all medicinal, dye or aromatic plants are edible, some are toxic if eaten and others are dangerous if applied to the skin. Please check uses for plants.|
|55||: Fragrant or Aromatic Flower or Foliage Plant Seeds|
|62||: Mexican Native and Introduced Plants|
|85||: Natives of U.S.South West (Arizona Texas New Mexico)|
|719||: North American Native Ethnobotanicals|
|Including medicinal, dye, fiber, food, construction, ritual|
|720||: Fire Resistant Plants|
|Different classes of resistance: some grow back, some don't burn, a few have highly inflammable leaves that leave the rest of the plant intact, some trees don't have lower branches.|
|946||: Diabetes, Plants for treating diabetes|
|This list has been put together mostly from scientific experiments published on the internet.|
Some knowledge about growing from seed is necessary to germinate even the easiest seeds.
Most seeds require humidity to germinate, even desert plants like
require that their growing medium remains moist until germination.|
Most seeds require oxygen to germinate, if buried too deep in their growing medium, or if the medium is too wet,
the seeds may not get the oxygen they require.
Peniocereus greggii typ Peloncillo Mts. seeds will usually germinate in 5-180 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic.
Sand, and loam, with some sphagnum moss or coir (coconut fiber/dust) make a good mix for germinating Peniocereus greggii typ Peloncillo Mts. and similar seeds. The mix needs to be free-draining, and to be slightly water retentive. Surface sow the seeds and just cover with sand. Start germinating the seeds in shady (dark), humid conditions. As the seeds start to germinate, increase the light and decrease the humidity.