Echinocereus pectinatus rubispinus
Echinocereus pectinatus rubispinus
Echinocereus pectinatus rubispinus
Echinocereus pectinatus rubispinus
Echinocereus pectinatus rubispinus
Echinocereus pectinatus rubispinus
Echinocereus pectinatus rubispinus
Echinocereus pectinatus rubispinus
Echinocereus pectinatus rubispinus
Echinocereus pectinatus rubispinus
Echinocereus pectinatus rubispinus

Echinocereus pectinatus rubispinus

(This plant comes in a 3.5" pot. You will receive a very similar plant to the one in the picture. It may or may not be blooming at the time of your purchase. The plant is shipped in its pot to prevent any damage to the roots).

Originating in Mexico, this gorgeous cactus has very short reddish purple spines, and dark lobes. When it blossoms it creates beautiful bright magenta/purple flowers with a yellow inside.

Recommended temperature zone: Sunset: 9b-11
Frost tolerance: Light frost only
Minimum avg. temperature: 50°F (10°C)
Sun exposure: Full sun
Origin: Mexico (Chihuahua)
Growth habits: Generally solitary, up to 8" tall (20 cm), up to 2" in diameter (5 cm)
Watering needs: Rot prone, keep dry in winter.
Propagation: Seeds

 

Some of the information in this description has been found at desert-tropicals.com, llifle.com and cactus-art.biz

Blooming Season Spring
Common Name Molted candle stick tree
Dormancy Winter
Flower Yellow
Frost Tolerance -6.7
Growth Rate Slow
Hardiness Zone 10 to 11
Height 15 cm
Origin Asia
Scientific Name Echinocereus pectinatus rubispinus
Shape Branching cylindrical shaped
Sun Exposure Full sun
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MB
12/21/2021
Mike B.
United States United States

Possible growth defect

Arrived fast and was packaged very well. Removed the packaging and noticed the cactus looked deformed. I’m not real familiar with this species so it may be normal, just never seen a cactus grow crooked like this one.

Planet Desert Echinocereus pectinatus rubispinus Review
12/29/2021

Planet Desert

We regret to hear you are not completely satisfied with your plant. I will email you for follow up on options for you.

SS
09/20/2021
Susan S.
United States United States

healthy

I wish it was a little bigger, but it's very healthy and will grow

LM
09/09/2021
Linda M.
United States United States

Beautigul Color

Timely shipping, arrived well packed and safe. Healthy plant.

DC
08/22/2021
David C.
United States United States

Echinocereus pectinatus rubispinus

Very nice plant.a little small but looks in good health.

07/29/2021
Anonymous
United States United States

Successful purchase

My cacti came in perfect condition and healthy. I love the look of it, I think it is very pretty. I will never stop order from you guys

Echinocereus pectinatus rubispinus

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