Golden Saguaro - Neobuxbaumia polylopha
Golden Saguaro - Neobuxbaumia polylopha
Golden Saguaro - Neobuxbaumia polylopha
Golden Saguaro - Neobuxbaumia polylopha
Golden Saguaro - Neobuxbaumia polylopha
Golden Saguaro - Neobuxbaumia polylopha
Golden Saguaro - Neobuxbaumia polylopha
Golden Saguaro - Neobuxbaumia polylopha
Golden Saguaro - Neobuxbaumia polylopha
Golden Saguaro - Neobuxbaumia polylopha
Golden Saguaro - Neobuxbaumia polylopha
Golden Saguaro - Neobuxbaumia polylopha
Golden Saguaro - Neobuxbaumia polylopha
Golden Saguaro - Neobuxbaumia polylopha
Golden Saguaro - Neobuxbaumia polylopha
Golden Saguaro - Neobuxbaumia polylopha
Golden Saguaro - Neobuxbaumia polylopha
Golden Saguaro - Neobuxbaumia polylopha
Golden Saguaro - Neobuxbaumia polylopha
Golden Saguaro - Neobuxbaumia polylopha
Golden Saguaro - Neobuxbaumia polylopha
Golden Saguaro - Neobuxbaumia polylopha
Golden Saguaro - Neobuxbaumia polylopha
Golden Saguaro - Neobuxbaumia polylopha
Golden Saguaro - Neobuxbaumia polylopha
Golden Saguaro - Neobuxbaumia polylopha
Golden Saguaro - Neobuxbaumia polylopha
Golden Saguaro - Neobuxbaumia polylopha
Golden Saguaro - Neobuxbaumia polylopha
Golden Saguaro - Neobuxbaumia polylopha
Golden Saguaro - Neobuxbaumia polylopha
Golden Saguaro - Neobuxbaumia polylopha
Golden Saguaro - Neobuxbaumia polylopha
Golden Saguaro - Neobuxbaumia polylopha
Golden Saguaro - Neobuxbaumia polylopha
Golden Saguaro - Neobuxbaumia polylopha
Golden Saguaro - Neobuxbaumia polylopha
Golden Saguaro - Neobuxbaumia polylopha
Golden Saguaro - Neobuxbaumia polylopha
Golden Saguaro - Neobuxbaumia polylopha
Golden Saguaro - Neobuxbaumia polylopha

Neobuxmamia polylopha is commonly known as Golden Saguaro because of its cone shape, but other common names for this cactus are Golden Saguaro and Wax Cactus. This columnar plant goes dormant in winters and grows up to 20-40 ft in height. A native of Mexico, Neobuxmamia polylopha is of easy culture and belongs to the Cactaceae family.

Growth Rate

The growth rate of Neobuxmamia polylopha is fast.

Flowering

The flowers bloom in the Mid-spring to early fall in attractive Scarlet to a dark red shade.

Water and Feeding/Fertilizer

The Golden Saguaro Cone cactus needs an abundance of watering during the summer season. If possible, add fertilizer in a 6-6-18 ratio from time to time.

Soil

False Saguaro needs well-drained soil. This plant requires gritty and sharply draining soil mix to grow.

Hardiness

This cactus belongs to the hardiness zone of 9b to 11 and has a frost tolerance of -2° C (28.4° F).

Light

This plant needs full sunlight to grow properly. The outdoor place is a perfect spot to grow this cone cactus plant.

Propagation

Neobuxmamia polylopha cacti can be propagated easily from cuttings.

The Golden Saguaro or Neobuxmamia polylopha is a beautiful plant to have. If you don’t have much time for gardening, then this is the best cactus.

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

Bloom Season Late spring late summer
Bloom Season Late spring - early summer
Botanical Name Neobuxbaumia polylopha
Common Name Golden Saguaro
Common Name Golden Saguaro, Cone Cactus, Saguaro cactus
Dormancy Winter
Family Cactaceae
Flower Color Scarlet (dark red)
Flower Color White
Genus Neobuxbaumia
Growth Habit Columnar
Growth Habit Cylindrical
Growth Rate Fast
Growth Rate Slow
Hardiness Zone 11, 10
Hardiness Zone 9 11(USDA)
Mature Size 2040 ft. tall
Mature Size 50 ft. tall, 3 ft. wide
Native Area Central Mexico
Native Area Mexico (Arizona)
Plant Type Columnar cactus
Plant Type Flowering cactus
Propagation By cuttings, divisions
Propagation By seeds, cuttings
Resistance Drought tolerant, pest resistance, deer resistance, mild frost tolerant
Resistance Drought tolerant, pests resistance, disease resistance
Soil PH 6.5, Acidic, Neutral
Soil Type specialized cactus potting mix
Soil Type specialized cactus potting soil
Special Features Branched cactus plant
Special Features Popular ornamental plant
Sun Exposure Full sun, partial shade
Toxicity Mild toxic for humans, mild toxic for pets(Keep away from children)
Toxicity Safe for humans, friendly to dogs, friendly to cats
Watering Needs Low

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Golden Saguaro - Neobuxbaumia polylopha

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Height: 5"-7"
Diameter:
Height: 11" - 13"
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Height: 14"-18"
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Please note: All Landscape Ready plants that are in a 6-inch pot or larger WILL NOT come with a pot as it will be shipped bare root.

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Please note: Our large plants are many years old, and as a result, they might have minor scaring but will arrive 100% healthy and looking great.

Please note: Our large plants are shipped bare root. They are also many years old, and as a result, they might have minor scaring but will arrive healthy and looking great.

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Plants that are in 3.5" pots and smaller will be shipped in its pot to prevent any damage to the roots. Any plant that is 6" and larger WILL NOT come with a pot as it will be shipped bare root.

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.

We ship via USPS Priority Mail, and we calculate the shipping cost based on the weight and volume of your purchase. Care instructions are included in every package you order. Please allow us up to 3 business days to process your order. Depending on your location, we will ship the plants on a certain day to avoid transit time during weekends or holidays. If you wish to receive your order on a specific date, or have special instructions, please add a note on your order. If you have any questions or comments, please feel free to contact us at any time.

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Neobuxmamia polylopha is commonly known as Golden Saguaro because of its cone shape, but other common names for this cactus are Golden Saguaro and Wax Cactus. This columnar plant goes dormant in winters and grows up to 20-40 ft in height. A native of Mexico, Neobuxmamia polylopha is of easy culture and belongs to the Cactaceae family.

Growth Rate

The growth rate of Neobuxmamia polylopha is fast.

Flowering

The flowers bloom in the Mid-spring to early fall in attractive Scarlet to a dark red shade.

Water and Feeding/Fertilizer

The Golden Saguaro Cone cactus needs an abundance of watering during the summer season. If possible, add fertilizer in a 6-6-18 ratio from time to time.

Soil

False Saguaro needs well-drained soil. This plant requires gritty and sharply draining soil mix to grow.

Hardiness

This cactus belongs to the hardiness zone of 9b to 11 and has a frost tolerance of -2° C (28.4° F).

Light

This plant needs full sunlight to grow properly. The outdoor place is a perfect spot to grow this cone cactus plant.

Propagation

Neobuxmamia polylopha cacti can be propagated easily from cuttings.

The Golden Saguaro or Neobuxmamia polylopha is a beautiful plant to have. If you don’t have much time for gardening, then this is the best cactus.

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

Bloom Season Late spring late summer
Bloom Season Late spring - early summer
Botanical Name Neobuxbaumia polylopha
Common Name Golden Saguaro
Common Name Golden Saguaro, Cone Cactus, Saguaro cactus
Dormancy Winter
Family Cactaceae
Flower Color Scarlet (dark red)
Flower Color White
Genus Neobuxbaumia
Growth Habit Columnar
Growth Habit Cylindrical
Growth Rate Fast
Growth Rate Slow
Hardiness Zone 11, 10
Hardiness Zone 9 11(USDA)
Mature Size 2040 ft. tall
Mature Size 50 ft. tall, 3 ft. wide
Native Area Central Mexico
Native Area Mexico (Arizona)
Plant Type Columnar cactus
Plant Type Flowering cactus
Propagation By cuttings, divisions
Propagation By seeds, cuttings
Resistance Drought tolerant, pest resistance, deer resistance, mild frost tolerant
Resistance Drought tolerant, pests resistance, disease resistance
Soil PH 6.5, Acidic, Neutral
Soil Type specialized cactus potting mix
Soil Type specialized cactus potting soil
Special Features Branched cactus plant
Special Features Popular ornamental plant
Sun Exposure Full sun, partial shade
Toxicity Mild toxic for humans, mild toxic for pets(Keep away from children)
Toxicity Safe for humans, friendly to dogs, friendly to cats
Watering Needs Low

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