(This plant comes in a 2 inch pot. All of our plants are grown under the same conditions, although not all the plants are the same. You will receive a similar plant in size and shape to the ones in the pictures. Our plants are hand-picked and carefully selected to bring you the best quality possible. Please allow us up to 3 business days to process your order. If you wish to receive your order on a specific date, or have special instructions, please add a note at the checkout. The plant is shipped in its pot to prevent any damage to the roots.)
This cactus is commonly known as the Bird's Nest cactus, it's a small cactus with large clumps of fleshy stems clustering from the lower part. Its body is very green, with curly orange and yellow thorn that curve back into the body. It produces adorable small white flowers.
Frost tolerance: Hardy to 28°F (-2°C)
Minimum avg. temperature: 50°F (10°C)
Sun exposure: Light shade in summer
Origin: Mexico (Queretaro)
Growth Habits: Clumping, up to 2" tall (5 cm), 3" wide (7.5 cm)
Watering Needs: Moderate water. Keep dry in winter.
Some of the information in this description has been found at desert-tropicals.com, llifle.com and cactus-art.biz