Botanical name: Cereus peruvianus
Synonym: Cereus repandus
Common name: Peruvian Apple, Peruvian Apple Cactus, Giant Club Cactus, Hedge Cactus, Cadushi, Kayush
Native to: South America
Cultivation / direction of sowing: all year-round, seeds are spread evenly over the surface of the substrate, based on finely sifted flower-sowing soil and 25% sand or quartz sand, sow in a propagator, under glass or transparent plastic, keep evenly moist but not soggy, optimal germination temperature approx. 18-25°C
The Apple cactus is a large erect, thorny columnar cactus.
Active Constituents: hordenine, tyramine