Further information on plants illustrated or grown in this garden

Plants

main

flower

usage

shade

pot suitability

attraction

colour

tolerance

Agave americana

shape

white

sculpture

moderate

excellent

photo page 100

Carnegia gigantea

shape

white

sculpture

low

yes

photo page 95

fu

sun is best

Cercus peruvianus

shape

white

background

low

yes

photo page 94

flowers

fu

sun is best

Echinocereus stramineus

flowers

varies

sculpture

low

excellent

photo page 95

en masse

fu

sun is best

Espostoa species

shape

white

background

low

yes

photo page 96

white wool

fu

sun is best

Ferocactus acanthoides

shape

reddish

sculpture

low

yes

photo page 95

fu

sun is best

Ferocactus horridus

shape

reddish

sculpture

low

yes

photo page 92

fu

sun is best

Myrtillocactus geometrizans

shape

white

background

low

yes

photo page 97

sculpture

fu

sun is best

Notocactus herteri

flowers

peach

sculpture

low

yes

photo page 98

borders

fu

sun is best

Notocactus magnificus

shape

yellow

sculpture

low

yes

photo page 99

flowers

fu

sun is best

Notocactus uebelmarmianus

flowers

purple

sculpture

low

yes

photo page 98

borders

fu

sun is best

Opuntia species

shape

varies

background

low

yes

photo page 95

[lowers

fu

sun is best

Oreocereus celcianus

shape

pink

sculpture

low

yes

photo page 97

background

fu

sun is best

Polaskia chichipe

shape

white

background

low

yes

photo page 97

sculpture

fu

sun is best

Trichocereus bridgesii

shape

white

background

low

yes

photo page 101

fu

sun is best

Trichocereus grandiflora

flowers

red

sculpture

low

yes

photo page 99

borders

fu

sun is best

Trichocereus pasacana

shape

white

sculpture

low

yes

photo page 100

fu

sun is best

Trichocereus schickendantzii

shape

white

sctilpture

low

yes

photo page 98

fu

sun is best

Weberocereus johnstonii

shape

white

sculpture

low

yes

photo page 96

fu

sun is best

Yucca aloifolia

shape

white

sculpture

moderate

not recommend

photo page 95

•Height and width are based on favorable garden situatio

s and beginning with

an 80mm siz

pot plant.

suitability for

height & width

height & width

how does

usual method

additional information

indoor situations

after 1 year*

after 5 years*

it spread?

of propagation

not recommended

0.3 x 0.3 m

1.5 x 1.5 m

offsets

offsets

hardy, fast growing

•bulbils

frost hardy

not recommended

0.1 x 0.1 m

0.3x0.1 m

solitary

seed

very slow growing

requires hot summers

not recommended

0.3x0.1 m

1.5 x 0.2 m

branches

cuttings

hardy, fast growing

large show)' llowers

not recommended

0.2 x 0.2 m

0.3 x 0.4 m

clumping

cuttings

frost hardy

sunny position

0.1 x 0.1 m

0.4 x 0.1 m

branches

seed

white wool looks best

in low rainfall areas

not recommended

0.1 x 0.1 m

0.8 x 0.3 m

mostly solitary

seed

requires hot summers

not recommended

0.1 x 0.1 m

0.3 x 0.3 m

mostly solitary

seed

requires hot summers

not recommended

0.1 x 0.1 m

1 x 0.8 m

branches

cuttings

requires hot summers

seeds

sunny position

0.1 x 0.1 m

0.2 x 0.2 m

solitary

seed

tolerates cool climates

sunny position

0.1 x 0.1 m

0.2 x 0.3 m

clumping

offsets

tolerates cool climates

sunny position

0.1x0.1 m

0.2 x 0.2 m

solitary

seed

tolerates cool climates

not recommended

0.2 x 0.2 m

1 x 1 m

clumping

cuttings

many species prohibited

in Q, NSW, SA

not recommended

0.2 x 0.1 m

1 x 0.2 m

branches

seed

tolerates cool climates

not recommended

0.2x0.1 m

1 x 0.6 m

branches

cuttings

requires summer heat

not recommended

0,2x0.1 m

1 x 0.6 m

clumping

cuttings

requires hot summers

sunny position

0.2x0.1 m

0.4 x 0.3 m

clumping

cuttings

tolerates cool climates

flowers when young

not recommended

0.1 x 0.1 m

0.5 x 0.2 m

mostly solitary

seed

tolerates cool climates

not recommended

0.1 x 0.1 m

0.5 x 0.2 m

clumping

seed

requires hot summers

not recommended

0.1 x 0.1 m

1.2 x 0.2 m

branches

seed

requires hot summers

not recommended

0.3 x 0.2 m

1.5 x 0.6 m

offsets

offsets

hardy, fast growing

tolerates light frosts

• Plantlets produced on (lower stalks.

• Plantlets produced on (lower stalks.

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