(This plant comes in a 3.5-inch pot. All 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.)
Flowers: scented magenta-pink
Cultivation and propagation: Echinocereus armatus is without problems and regularly shows its beautiful flowers if we provide an adequate winter rest period. It is sensitive to overwatering (rot prone), needs good drainage. Keep drier and cool in winter. Needs full sun; cold resistant hardy to -5° (-10°) C or less for short periods of time.
Some of the information in this description has been found at desert-tropicals.com, llifle.com and cactus-art.biz
|Common Name||Armored hedgehog cactus|
|Growth Rate||Fast growth|
|Scientific Name||Echinocereus armatus|
|Sun Exposure||Full sun|