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Don Newcomer’s Favorite Cactus

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Recently at his nursery in Fallbrook, CA, succulent expert Don Newcomer showed me a rare columnar, spineless cactus from Mexico. It can be chubby and lumpy, tall and skinny, or columnar and spiral-forming. Here's the spiral form: DonĀ told me that these monstrose forms of Lophocereus schottii date to The Cactus Ranchito in Tarzana, a suburb [...]