Monvilea spegazzini cristata
Monvilea spegazzini cristata
Monvilea spegazzini cristata
Monvilea spegazzini cristata
Monvilea spegazzini cristata
Monvilea spegazzini cristata
Monvilea spegazzini cristata
Monvilea spegazzini cristata
Monvilea spegazzini cristata
Monvilea spegazzini cristata
Monvilea spegazzini cristata

Monvilea spegazzini cristata goes by the common name Cereus spegazzinii f. cristatus. Belonging to the Cactaceae family, the plant has been cultivated in nurseries and does not have a natural originating place. The cactus grows as a shrub with slender stems that are bluish. Initially, the stems grow upright, but over a period, it starts to grow as a creeper along the substrata. The foliage reaches a height of 25 cm and grows impressively fast. Between spring and summer, the stunning blooms appear. The flowers are nocturnal, with reddish outer & white inner. This winter-dormant cactus is slightly frost-hardy and needs partial shade for the best growth.

Growth Rate
Monvilea spegazzini cristata is a fast-growing cactus.

Flowering
The flowers have subtle colors, with reddish outer & white inner. These are nocturnal flowers that bloom between spring and summer.

Watering and Feeding
It requires sufficient water, especially during the growing season - summer and spring. During winters, ensure that the watering is minimal.


Soil
Go in for a typical cactus potting mix for growing Monvilea spegazzini cristata. Use sand, leaf mold, mulch, perlite, or pumice to increase the draining power of the soil.

Hardiness
The hardiness zone of the cactus is unknown. It is slightly frost-hardy with a temperature tolerance of 50° F (10° C).

Light
The cereus spegazzinii cristata requires partial shade for optimal growth.

Propagation
The best way to propagate this variety is via cuttings.

This plant is grown for its weird, crested, beautiful stems used worldwide for sculpted decor purposes. Truly a must-have, get one Monvilea spegazzini cristata for yourself or for gifting to your loved ones.

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Monvilea spegazzini cristata

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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.

If you live in a cold climate and are expecting temperatures below 40 degrees within the next five days after placing your order, we highly recommend adding a heat pack to your order. If you do not order a heat pack, we do not send one with your order.

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To prevent plants from freezing while in transit, orders placed for areas with extreme severe freezing temperatures will be held for shipment until it is safe to ship.

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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Monvilea spegazzini cristata goes by the common name Cereus spegazzinii f. cristatus. Belonging to the Cactaceae family, the plant has been cultivated in nurseries and does not have a natural originating place. The cactus grows as a shrub with slender stems that are bluish. Initially, the stems grow upright, but over a period, it starts to grow as a creeper along the substrata. The foliage reaches a height of 25 cm and grows impressively fast. Between spring and summer, the stunning blooms appear. The flowers are nocturnal, with reddish outer & white inner. This winter-dormant cactus is slightly frost-hardy and needs partial shade for the best growth.

Growth Rate
Monvilea spegazzini cristata is a fast-growing cactus.

Flowering
The flowers have subtle colors, with reddish outer & white inner. These are nocturnal flowers that bloom between spring and summer.

Watering and Feeding
It requires sufficient water, especially during the growing season - summer and spring. During winters, ensure that the watering is minimal.


Soil
Go in for a typical cactus potting mix for growing Monvilea spegazzini cristata. Use sand, leaf mold, mulch, perlite, or pumice to increase the draining power of the soil.

Hardiness
The hardiness zone of the cactus is unknown. It is slightly frost-hardy with a temperature tolerance of 50° F (10° C).

Light
The cereus spegazzinii cristata requires partial shade for optimal growth.

Propagation
The best way to propagate this variety is via cuttings.

This plant is grown for its weird, crested, beautiful stems used worldwide for sculpted decor purposes. Truly a must-have, get one Monvilea spegazzini cristata for yourself or for gifting to your loved ones.

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