Neobuxbaumia polylopha
Neobuxbaumia polylopha
Neobuxbaumia polylopha
Neobuxbaumia polylopha
Neobuxbaumia polylopha
Neobuxbaumia polylopha
Neobuxbaumia polylopha
Neobuxbaumia polylopha
Neobuxbaumia polylopha
Neobuxbaumia polylopha
Neobuxbaumia polylopha
Neobuxbaumia polylopha

Neobuxmamia Polylopha Cone Cactus

(This plant comes in a 3.5 inch pot. All of 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).

Neobuxmamia Polylopha is commonly known as ’Cone Cactus’ because of its cone shape. 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.


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

Water and Feeding/Fertilizer

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.


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


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


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


Neobuxmamia polylopha cacti can be propagated easily from cuttings. 

Cone Cactus or Neobuxmamia Polylopha is a beautiful plant to have. If you don’t have much time for gardening, then this is the best cactus.

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Blooming Season Mid spring-early fall
Common Name Cone cactus
Dormancy Winter
Family Cactaceae
Flower Scarlet (dark red)
Frost Tolerance -2°c
Growth Rate Fast growth
Hardiness Zone 9b to 11
Height 20-40 ft.
Origin Mexico
Pot Size 3.5"
Scientific Name Neobuxbaumia polylopha
Shape Columnar
Sun Exposure Full sun
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Colder regions warning: If you 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. We are now offering 72-hour heat packs by request. If your order is $50.00 or more, you will get a heat pack free of charge. 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. Care instructions are included in every package you order. We ship via USPS Priority Mail, and we calculate the shipping cost based on the weight and volume of your purchase. Depending on your location, we will ship the plants on a certain day to avoid transit time during weekends or holidays. If you have any questions or comments, please feel free to contact us at any time.