Synonym: Acanthocalycium aurantiacum, Acanthocalycium glaucum, Echinopsis aurantiaca
The plant described as Acanthocalycium aurantiacum, now included in this taxon has red flowers with orange centers, grows to 2 inches tall (5 cm), 3.5 inches in diameter (9 cm), has 5 to 7 radials.
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