Pilosocereus calcisaxicolus
Pilosocereus calcisaxicolus
Pilosocereus calcisaxicolus
Pilosocereus calcisaxicolus
Pilosocereus calcisaxicolus
Pilosocereus calcisaxicolus
Pilosocereus calcisaxicolus
Pilosocereus calcisaxicolus
Pilosocereus calcisaxicolus
Pilosocereus calcisaxicolus
Pilosocereus calcisaxicolus
Pilosocereus calcisaxicolus
Pilosocereus calcisaxicolus
Pilosocereus calcisaxicolus
Pilosocereus calcisaxicolus
Pilosocereus calcisaxicolus
Pilosocereus calcisaxicolus

Pilosocereus calcisaxicolus, belongs to the Cactaceae family. This cactus grows up to 12-15 ft. in height and is native to Brazil. Pilosocereus calcisaxicolus is a shrubby or columnar plant that looks like a miniature Blue Saguaro.

Growth Rate

The growth rate of the Blue Torch Cactus is slow.

Flowering

The flowers bloom in the mid-summer in beautiful white to pale pink shade.

Water and Feeding/Fertilizer

Watering once a week is more than enough for Pilosocereus calcisaxicolus. It needs a solid supply of water in the summer season. Always try to use balanced fertilizer which will not harm the cactus.

Soil

This cactus prefers dry soil with organic materials.

Hardiness

  Pilosocereus calcisaxicolus belongs to the hardiness zone of 10a – 11 and has a frost tolerance of -12° C (10.4° F).

Light

Pilosocereus calcisaxicolus cacti need full sun to partial shade. Like other cacti, they need good sunlight to flourish.

Propagation

The best way to propagate this variety of cacti is with cuttings. Once the top cuts have rooted, they should flower early.

This Cactus is a ​​tall and spikey cactus, that needs very little maintenance. It will make your indoor and outdoor look appealing. Purchase today to decorate your garden.

Bloom Season Mid summer
Botanical Name Pilosocereus calcisaxicolus
Common Name Column cactus, blue cactus plant
Dormancy Winter
Family Cactaceae
Flower Color White, cream-colored (Yellow center)
Genus Pilosocereus
Growth Habit Columnar stem
Growth Rate Moderate
Hardiness Zone 9, 10, 11
Mature Size 6 in. tall, 4 in. wide
Native Area Brazil
Plant Type Cactus
Propagation By cuttings
Resistance Drought resistance, pest resistance
Soil PH 6.5, Acidic, Neutral
Soil Type cactus potting mix soil
Special Features Bluegreen stem (lined with areoles)
Sun Exposure Full sun, partial shade
Toxicity Safe for humans, mildly toxic (Keep away from children)
Watering Needs Moderate

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Pilosocereus calcisaxicolus

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Height: 6"-9"
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Height: 10"-13"
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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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  • Key Plant Features

Pilosocereus calcisaxicolus, belongs to the Cactaceae family. This cactus grows up to 12-15 ft. in height and is native to Brazil. Pilosocereus calcisaxicolus is a shrubby or columnar plant that looks like a miniature Blue Saguaro.

Growth Rate

The growth rate of the Blue Torch Cactus is slow.

Flowering

The flowers bloom in the mid-summer in beautiful white to pale pink shade.

Water and Feeding/Fertilizer

Watering once a week is more than enough for Pilosocereus calcisaxicolus. It needs a solid supply of water in the summer season. Always try to use balanced fertilizer which will not harm the cactus.

Soil

This cactus prefers dry soil with organic materials.

Hardiness

  Pilosocereus calcisaxicolus belongs to the hardiness zone of 10a – 11 and has a frost tolerance of -12° C (10.4° F).

Light

Pilosocereus calcisaxicolus cacti need full sun to partial shade. Like other cacti, they need good sunlight to flourish.

Propagation

The best way to propagate this variety of cacti is with cuttings. Once the top cuts have rooted, they should flower early.

This Cactus is a ​​tall and spikey cactus, that needs very little maintenance. It will make your indoor and outdoor look appealing. Purchase today to decorate your garden.

Bloom Season Mid summer
Botanical Name Pilosocereus calcisaxicolus
Common Name Column cactus, blue cactus plant
Dormancy Winter
Family Cactaceae
Flower Color White, cream-colored (Yellow center)
Genus Pilosocereus
Growth Habit Columnar stem
Growth Rate Moderate
Hardiness Zone 9, 10, 11
Mature Size 6 in. tall, 4 in. wide
Native Area Brazil
Plant Type Cactus
Propagation By cuttings
Resistance Drought resistance, pest resistance
Soil PH 6.5, Acidic, Neutral
Soil Type cactus potting mix soil
Special Features Bluegreen stem (lined with areoles)
Sun Exposure Full sun, partial shade
Toxicity Safe for humans, mildly toxic (Keep away from children)
Watering Needs Moderate

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