Common Name: Argentine Giant
- Botanical Name: Trichocerus candicans
- Native Distribution: Argentina
- Hardiness: 10-15 degrees
- Sun: Full, afternoon shade, if available, is best
- Water: Moderate water until established
- Growth (rate, size and form): 2’ x 3’ sprawling
- Foliage (e/d, color, texture): Green, medium Green. Yellow spines with thorns
- Flowers (color & season): White, showy, Nocturnal
- Comments (litter, thorns, allergenic): Low litter. Thorns, sometimes long.
Special Features (wildlife, other):
Makes a great selection for raised planters and under trees. Fragrant flowers are exceptional with this Cacti.