Coryphantha elephantidens
Coryphantha elephantidens
Coryphantha elephantidens
Coryphantha elephantidens
Coryphantha elephantidens
Coryphantha elephantidens
Coryphantha elephantidens
Coryphantha elephantidens
Coryphantha elephantidens

Coryphanta elephantidens

(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).

Coryphantha elephantidens is a large, depressed-globular cactus, simple or occasionally clumping and group-forming. C. elephantidens usually has pink flowers but they can sometimes be yellow.

Cultivation and propagation: Full sun to light shade in summer. Water sparingly, keep drier in winter. Needs good drainage. Frost Tolerance: Hardy to -3°C.

Propagation: Offsets as it is a suckering cactus or by seeds.

 

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

Blooming Season Mid summer to early fall
Common Name Elephants tooth
Dormancy -
Family Cactaceae
Flower Pale pink
Frost Tolerance -3°c
Growth Rate Slow growth
Hardiness Zone 9a to 11
Height 6-12 in
Origin Mexico
Pot Size 3.5"
Scientific Name Coryphantha elephantidens
Shape Globose
Sun Exposure Partial to light shade

Coryphantha elephantidens


SKU: 409

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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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