Pilosocereus azureus
Pilosocereus azureus
Pilosocereus azureus
Pilosocereus azureus
Pilosocereus azureus
Pilosocereus azureus
Pilosocereus azureus

Pilosocereus azureus

(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).

Description: It is one of the most spectacular columnar tree-like cereus 1 to 10 (or more) m tall. It ramify at the base or develops a distinct trunk with dozens of erected glaucous (bluish-silver) branches. Its elegant habit (shape) makes it look like a miniature blue Saguaro. This is one of the bluest columnar cacti.


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

Blooming Season Summer
Common Name Tree cactus
Dormancy Winter
Family Cactaceae
Flower White
Frost Tolerance -
Growth Rate Fast growth
Hardiness Zone 9b to 11b
Height 10-30 feet
Origin Brazil.
Pot Size 3.5"
Scientific Name Pilosocereus azureus
Shape Columnar
Sun Exposure Full sun
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Stan A.
United States

Awesome plant

Beautiful blue plant! Already growing taller. I've never received nicer plants from anywhere else. Awesome cactus shop!

Garvin T.
United States United States

The product exceeded all my expectations. Receive product in a timely manner and in prefect condition.

Elizabeth P.
United States United States


It is a lovely cactus and came in perfect condition! It and all of the other cacti I purchased are all great additions to my collection!

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Robin D.
United States United States

A+ Planet Desert

It was ok size, thought it would be a little bigger. But healthy.

Pilosocereus azureus

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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.