Myrtillocactus fukurokuryuzinboku
Myrtillocactus fukurokuryuzinboku
Myrtillocactus fukurokuryuzinboku
Myrtillocactus fukurokuryuzinboku
Myrtillocactus fukurokuryuzinboku
Myrtillocactus fukurokuryuzinboku
Myrtillocactus fukurokuryuzinboku
Myrtillocactus fukurokuryuzinboku
Myrtillocactus fukurokuryuzinboku

Myrtillocactus fukurokuryuzinboku

(This plant comes in a 3.5-inch pot. All our plants are grown under the same conditions, although not all the plants are the same. You will receive a similar plant in size and shape to the ones in the pictures. Our plants are hand-picked and carefully selected to bring you the best quality possible. Please allow us up to 3 business days to process your order. If you wish to receive your order on a specific date, or have special instructions, please add a note at the checkout. The plant is shipped in its pot to prevent any damage to the roots.)

This species Japanese cultivar 'Fukurokuryuzinboku' is a strange monstrous form and a very rare and priced collector item. Its vernacular English names "Breast cactus" or "Titty cactus" comes from the particular shape of the tubercled ribs that resemble women breasts.

Minimum avg. temperature: keep at temperatures above 25 F /-4°C
Sun exposure: Light shade when young, full sun later
Origin: Garden origin (Nursery produced cultivar)The original natural habitat of this species is northern central Mexico down to Oaxaca
Growth habits: up to 4.5 m tall, with the crown reaching up to 5 m in width.
Watering needs: Keep rather dry during winter months/water regularly in summer but allow soil to dry before watering again


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

Blooming Season March
Common Name Titty Cactus
Dormancy winter
Family Cactaceae
Flower greenish white
Frost Tolerance -4°C
Growth Rate slow
Hardiness Zone 9a to 10b
Height 4.5 m
Origin northern central Mexico
Pot Size 3.5"
Scientific Name Myrtillocactus Fukurokuryuzinboku
Shape candelabra-like tree cactus
Sun Exposure light shade to full sun
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05/26/2022
Robyn M.
United States

She has a name!

And it is IBTC. Anyone who grew up with a smaller than average bra size knows what that stands for. Except I changed the C to cactus instead of committee It's a perfect example of this type of cactus. I love it!

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07/19/2021
Peyton

Thank you, it looks fantastic and appealing.

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04/09/2021
Austin

A lovely plant of excellent quality

Myrtillocactus fukurokuryuzinboku

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