Lobivia arachnacantha
Lobivia arachnacantha
Lobivia arachnacantha
Lobivia arachnacantha
Lobivia arachnacantha
Lobivia arachnacantha
Lobivia arachnacantha

Lobivia arachnacantha

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Blooming Season Late spring/early summer
Common Name Echinopsis arachnacantha
Dormancy Winter
Flower Gold (yellow-orange)
Frost Tolerance -5°c Or less
Growth Rate -
Hardiness Zone 9b to 11
Height Under 6 in.
Origin Bolivia
Scientific Name Lobivia arachnacantha
Shape -
Sun Exposure Full sun to light shade

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Lobivia arachnacantha

(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. The plant is shipped in its pot to prevent any damage to the roots).

Echinopsis ancistrophora ssp. arachnacantha

The species name "arachnacantha" comes from the Greek for "with spider web-shaped thorns". This cactus still generally encountered under its older Lobivia arachnacantha name is a good beginner cactus. It is quite resistant and occasionally gets covered by bright yellow blossoms, that will attract even a non-cactophile spouse.

Recommended temperature zone: Sunset: 16, 17, 21-27, USDA: 9b-12
Frost tolerance: Hardy to 25°F (-4°C), for short periods
Minimum avg. temperature: 50°F (10°C)
Sun exposure: Full sun to light shade
Origin: Bolivia
Watering needs: Regular water in spring to fall
Blooming habits:The large 2" wide yellow flowers open during the day.
Requires to be kept below 45°F (7°C) in winter to flower well in the spring.


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

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John R.
United States United States
Quality service and quality plants, very happy.

Excellent service, the plants arrived very well packed along with detailed care instructions. Will definitely look at adding to our small collection.

Yvette N.
United States United States

The cactus arrived in excellent condition, I'm very happy!

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Jim P.
United States United States
good stuff

Healthy plants shipped in pot less work for me

Robert L.
United States United States
Lobivia from Planet Desert

I found the experience of dealing with Planet Desert enjoyable and the results to be enjoyable and fulfilling.

United States United States
The best cacti that I

The best cacti that I ever bought!