False Saguaro Cardon Pachycereus pringlei Specimen
False Saguaro Cardon Pachycereus pringlei Specimen
False Saguaro Cardon Pachycereus pringlei Specimen
False Saguaro Cardon Pachycereus pringlei Specimen
False Saguaro Cardon Pachycereus pringlei Specimen
False Saguaro Cardon Pachycereus pringlei Specimen
False Saguaro Cardon Pachycereus pringlei Specimen
False Saguaro Cardon Pachycereus pringlei Specimen
False Saguaro Cardon Pachycereus pringlei Specimen
False Saguaro Cardon Pachycereus pringlei Specimen
False Saguaro Cardon Pachycereus pringlei Specimen
False Saguaro Cardon Pachycereus pringlei Specimen

This plant is shown in an 8" Pot
You are looking at the tallest cactus in the world. Pachycereus pringleite or saguaro cactus is also known as Mexican giant cardon or elephant cactus. Native to the region of Sonora Mexico.

An average mature cardon may reach a height of 10 metres (30 ft), but individuals as tall as 18 metres (60 ft) are known. It is a slow-growing plant with a lifespan measured in hundreds of years. Most adult cardon have several side branches that may be as massive as the trunk. The resulting tree may attain a weight of 25

This plant is shipped Bare root. Our specimen category are plants that are grown in different ways, some of them are grown in pots, some are grown in trays and other are grown directly in our fields, that is why we will ship them bare root. The pictures will not represent the way you will receive the plant. you will receive a very similar plant like the one shown in the pictures but it might not be the same plant.

Blooming Season May-june
Common Name Mexican giant cardon
Dormancy -
Family Cactaceae
Flower White
Frost Tolerance -20°f
Growth Rate Slow growth
Hardiness Zone 9
Height 10 metres (30 ft)
Origin Sonora mexico
Scientific Name False saguaro Cordon Pachycereus pringleite Specimen
Shape Columnar
Sun Exposure Full sun

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08/27/2020
carolyn s.
United States United States

saguaro sadness

received plant. nice size. shipped and package well. one problem with plant. bottom 3 inches around entire plant is blemish very bad. should not have been shipped in that condition.

DC
06/02/2020
David C.
United States United States

False saguaro

Great looking plant.one of your best purchases

DD
05/05/2020
Dennis D.
United States United States

very cool looking

i received my cactus in good condition it was rapped up very well, it was healthy and in good shape , very happy about this cactus, False saguaro, looks great .

False Saguaro Cardon Pachycereus pringlei Specimen

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Depending on the species and season, 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.

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