(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. This plant is shipped in its pot to prevent any damage to the roots).
This is an easy to grow and very attractive cactus that regularly shows its beautiful flowers if provided with an adequate winter rest period.
Cold resistant above -5° C or less for short periods of time. In mild climate, they grow well when planted freely outside in well-drained soil.
Heavy bloomer, it starts producing flowers when still very young.
Flowers: Subapical, Large, deep pink to clear violet, with long hairy tube, long-lived.
Bloom Time: March to April.
Some of the information in this description has been found at desert-tropicals.com, llifle.com and cactus-art.biz