Polaskia (named after American amateur Charles Polaski) is a genus of tree-like cacti reaching 4-5 m high, comprising 2 species. Both present primitive characteristics, but Polaskia chichipe is nearer to Myrtillocactus while Polaskia chende is nearer to Stenocereus. The genus is found in the Mexican states of Puebla and Oaxaca.
Uso, manejo y procesos de domesticacion de Pachycereus hollianus (F.A.C. Weber) Buxb. (Cactaceae), en el Valle De Tehuacan-Cuicatlan, Mexico.(COMUNICACIONES/ REPORTS/ COMUNICACOES)
Sep 01, 2006; SUMMARY An ethnobotanical survey was conducted to document uses and traditional management of Pachycereus hollianus in the Valley...