Origin of cereus
Words nearby cereus
How to use cereus in a sentence
Some of the most common species in cultivation are the Phyllocactus species, often called the Night-blooming Cereus.The Practical Garden-Book|C. E. Hunn
Pluck them with me; they are sweet, delicate, and lustrous to look upon, even as the night-blowing cereus.Heart|Martin Farquhar Tupper
Systematically it belongs to the Cereus family, in which the notable Night-blooming Cereus also is naturally included.
Once more the night-blooming cereus oped its dank petals; and amid its murky fragrance I sank to rest.
But opposite the drawing-room window rose a Candelabra Cereus, thirty feet high.At Last|Charles Kingsley