Botanical name: Trichocereus bridgesii
Synonym: Echinopsis bridgesii, Lobiviopsis bridgesii, Cereus salmianus, Echinocactus salmianus, Echinopsis salmiana
Common name: Achuma, Cardón grande, San Pedro
Native to: Bolivia
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
San Pedro has a long history of traditional use for example in sexual-magic and shamanic-psychedelic rituals. It is usually made into a brew with other psychoactive and medicinal plants.
We cannot ship Trichocereus bridgesii seeds to USA.