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Selenicereus grandiflorus (L.) Britton & Rose queen of the night

Symbol: SEGR10
Group: Dicot
Family: Cactaceae
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit: Shrub
Native Status:
  
  
  
Synonyms:
  CEGR5 Cereus grandiflorus (L.) Mill.
  SEMA22 Selenicereus macdonaldiae (Hook.) Britton & Rose
Distribution: Selenicereusgrandiflorus(L.) Britton & Rose distribution:
USA(HI),USA+(PR, VI)
Classification:
     
Kingdom   Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class   Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Subclass   Caryophyllidae
Order   Caryophyllales
Family   Cactaceae – Cactus family
Genus   Selenicereus (A. Berger) Britton & Rose – moonlight cactus
Species   Selenicereus grandiflorus (L.) Britton & Rose – queen of the night
Introduced Information: This plant is introduced to some part of the PLANTS Floristic Area, though it may be native in other parts.

Source: USDA

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