Lobivia Winteriana Echinopsis Backebergii Werderm
(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).
Lobivia winteriana is commonly known as ‘Echinopsis backebergii werderm’. It belongs to the Cactaceae family and reaches up to 2-3 inches in height. This small and solitary cactus enters dormancy in winters and originates in Bolivia & Peru.
This cactus grows slowly.
The flowers bloom in the Fushia pink shade from Spring to the early summer season.
Water and Feeding/Fertilizer
Water regularly in the summer season but avoid excess watering. Keep dry in the winter season.
Lobivia winteriana needs well-drained soil to grow.
The hardiness of this plant is 9b to 11, with a frost tolerance of -5°C (23°F).
Echinopsis backebergii werderm cacti need partial light to thrive.
This plant can be propagated through cutting branches, offsets, or seeds.
Lobivia Winteriana is an exotic plant to grow indoors as well as outdoors. Order today to beautify your garden area.
Some of the information in this description has been found at desert-tropicals.com, llifle.com and cactus-art.biz
|Blooming Season||Spring to early summer|
|Common Name||Echinopsis backebergii werderm|
|Hardiness Zone||9b to 11|
|Origin||Bolivia and peru|
|Scientific Name||Lobivia winteriana|
|Shape||Globose to cylindrical|
|Sun Exposure||Partial shade|