(This plant comes in a 3.5 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).
Also known as Echinocereus rigidissimus. It distinguishes for the very short dusty white spines. A rare selected strain or cultivar with white flowers and pale creamy spines. Its blossoms are large and showy in comparison with the small size of the stem.
Habit: It is a small columnar cactus that when mature will form a clump about to 60 cm wide by 25 cm tall.
Stems: Erect, short cylindrical, only get about 7cm thick.
Radial spines: 30-35 pectinate per areole and 6-10 mm in length creamy-white to pale straw-yellow and does not turn grey.
Some of the information in this description has been found at desert-tropicals.com, llifle.com and cactus-art.biz
|Frost Tolerance||-12° C|
|Scientific Name||Echinocereus albiflora|
|Sun Exposure||Full sun|