(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).
NOTE (THIS PLANTS ARE SEEDLINGS ABOUT 1/4 INCH IN DIAMETER)
Flowers: Dark red to brown.
Cultivation and propagation: Relatively easy to grow. It needs regular watering, especially during the hottest summer days. Provide also some light watering if the green house temperatures in winter are elevated. Either excessive or very scarce watering can induce rot.
Frost tolerance: Winter temperatures must be kept over 10° C.
Sun exposure: It takes a great advantage if grown in very strong light but sheltered from full sun.
Cultural practices: Provide very good ventilation. It grows quite easily and fast on its own roots.
Some of the information in this description has been found at desert-tropicals.com, llifle.com and cactus-art.biz