Cereus

• (n.) A genus of plants of the Cactus family. They are natives of America, from California to Chili.
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Cereus

(Apple Cactus, Curiosity Plant, Giant Club, Peruvian Apple, Peruvian Torch) This popular group of cacti from South America consists of about 60 species. These vigorous-growing, mostly columnar-shaped cacti are easy to grow and make excellent container plants when small. Outdoors, when used as landscaping plants, these cacti will usually reach a hei...
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Cereus

genus Cereus noun genus of much-branched treelike or shrubby cacti with pronounced ribs and rounded needlelike spines and nocturnal flowers usually white
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Cereus

[anemone] Cereus is a genus of sea anemones in the family Sagartiidae. Species in the genus include: ...
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Cereus

[genus] Cereus are shrubby or treelike, often attaining great heights (C. hexagonus, C. lamprospermus, C. trigonodendron up to 15 m). Most stems are angled or distinctly ribbed, ribs 3–14, usually well developed and have large areoles, usually bearing spines. Cephalium is not present, Cereus mortensenii develops pseudocephalium. Flowers a...
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Cereus

Ce're·us noun [ Latin , a wax candle, from cera wax. So named from the resemblance of one species to the columnar shape of a wax candle.] (Botany) A genus of plants of the Cactus family. They are natives of America, from California to Chili. » Although several species flower i...
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Cereus

Cereus is a genus of cactuses, natives of tropical America, with large funnel-shaped flowers. Many are night-flowering plants, like Cereus grandiflora of the West Indies, well known in hothouses.
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cereus

cereus: see cactus.
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Cereus

[n] - genus of much-branched treelike or shrubby cacti with pronounced ribs and rounded needlelike spines and nocturnal flowers usually white
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