Cereus

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What other names is Cereus known by?

Cactus à Grandes Fleurs, Cactus grandiflorus, Cardon, Cereus grandiflorus, Night Blooming Cereus, Reina de la Noche, Reina de las Flores, Selenicereus, Selenicereus grandiflorus, Sweet Scented Cactus.

What is Cereus?

Cereus is an herb. People use the flower, stem, and young shoots for medicine.

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