Copiapoa lembckei
Copiapoa lembckei
Copiapoa lembckei
Copiapoa lembckei
Copiapoa lembckei

Copiapoa lembckei

(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).

This slow growing cactus is kept for the beauty of its form. It must be protected from excessive heat and sun in summer, and seems to do best in cultivation with a bit of shade. It requires light but regular waterings in summer, but let the soil mix dry between waterings, Prone to rot if over-watered. Needs good drainage. Keep warm and dry in winter (10°C) to avoid rot. Not highly tolerant of a great deal of frost. (Frost tolerance 0°C)

 

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

Blooming Season Spring and summer
Common Name Copiapoa lembckei backeb.
Dormancy Winter
Family Cactaceae
Flower Light yellow
Frost Tolerance 0°c
Growth Rate Slow growth
Hardiness Zone 8b
Height 5 cm
Origin Chile
Pot Size 3.5"
Scientific Name Copiapoa lembckei
Shape Cylindrical body
Sun Exposure Full sun

Copiapoa lembckei


SKU: 461

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Colder regions warning: If you are expecting temperatures below 40 degrees within the next five days after placing your order, we highly recommend adding a heat pack to your order. We are now offering 72-hour heat packs by request. If your order is $50.00 or more, you will get a heat pack free of charge. To prevent plants from freezing while in transit, orders placed for areas with extreme severe freezing temperatures will be held for shipment until it is safe to ship. Care instructions are included in every package you order. We ship via USPS Priority Mail, and we calculate the shipping cost based on the weight and volume of your purchase. Depending on your location, we will ship the plants on a certain day to avoid transit time during weekends or holidays. If you have any questions or comments, please feel free to contact us at any time.

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