Translation for 'cactus' from English to Russian
NOUN   a cactus | cacti / cactuses
кактус {м}
кактусовая аратинга {ж} [Eupsittula cactorum, syn.: Aratinga cactorum]
cactus conure
кактусовая аратинга {ж} [Eupsittula cactorum, syn.: Aratinga cactorum]
cactus parakeet
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Usage Examples English
  • "Ferocactus echidne" is a barrel cactus in the genus "Ferocactus".
  • "Myrtillocactus geometrizans" (bilberry cactus, whortleberry cactus or blue candle) is a species of cactus in the genus "Myrtillocactus", native to central and northern Mexico.
  • "Mammillaria dioica", also called the strawberry cactus, California fishhook cactus, strawberry pincushion or fishhook cactus, is a cactus species of the genus "Mammillaria".
  • Christmas cactus, also known as orchid cactus, often blooms around Christmas time. There are a number of different cactus species sold as "Christmas cactus".
  • "Selenicereus anthonyanus" (also known by its obsolete name, "Cryptocereus anthonyanus") is a cactus species native to southern Mexico.

  • The "Cactus and Succulent Garden" displays native cactus species, as well as other cold-hardy cactus and succulent plants.
  • Its common names are Peruvian old man cactus, cotton ball cactus, snowball cactus, snowball old man.
  • "Thelocactus setispinus", known commonly as miniature barrel cactus or hedgehog cactus, is a cactus in the genus "Thelocactus" of the family Cactaceae.
  • Several insects attack the cactus, including the cactus moth "Melitara dentata", the blue cactus borer "Olycella subumbrella", and the cactus bug "Chelinidea vittiger".
  • "Pediocactus knowltonii" is a rare species of cactus known by the common names Knowlton's miniature cactus, Knowlton's pincushion cactus, and Knowlton's minute cactus.

  • ... "Coryphantha minima") is a rare species of cactus known by the common names Nellie cory cactus, Nellie's pincushion cactus, birdfoot cactus, and others.
  • "Sclerocactus polyancistrus" is a species of cactus known by several common names, including redspined fishhook cactus, Mojave fishhook cactus, pineapple cactus, and hermit cactus.
  • "Cylindropuntia leptocaulis", the desert Christmas cactus, desert Christmas cholla, pencil cactus, or tasajillo, is a species of cholla cactus.
  • "Parodia leninghausii" is a species of South American cactus commonly found as a houseplant. Common names include lemon ball cactus, golden ball cactus and yellow tower cactus.
  • "Echinopsis chiloensis" is a species of cactus native to South America; genus members are known as "hedgehog cacti", "sea-urchin cactus" or "Easter lily cactus".

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