|Full Description: Trichocereus X Echinopsis Hybrid 'FIRST LIGHT' Has a 5" to 8" bloom with light pink on inner petals and a darker pink midstipe, each consecutive row of petals have a wider midstripe with the back petals almost completely darker pink, the throat is yellow and runs into the first row of inner petals, columar in growth to 4 feet high on average at full maturity. Blooms well in many sets during warmer months and pups easily. Hybridized by Mark Dimmitt.|
Offered mail order as a small plant 3" to 4" minimum diameter with-in the U.S.A., 2-1/2" to 3" dia. all other locations. Larger 5 gallon and 15 gallon specimen sized plants available for pick-up at our walk-in nursery Epicacti Nursery or for mail order at additional cost to U.S. locations only, click the link below to check availability.
( Below are more pictures of 'FIRST LIGHT' in bloom including a series of 3 pictures below from mid-April 2012 season showing a larger plant-(20 gallon) of cv 'First Light' in bud day 1 opening/bud developement. 2nd picture that evening, 3rd picture next day in the early morning hours.)
The last picture shows what the blooms look like when fully open at mid-day.
(Below are more bloom pictures of 'FIRST LIGHT' from various growing seasons.)