Rebutia albipilosa
Rebutia albipilosa

Rebutia albipilosa

(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).

This species has an uncommon appeal and is grown for its beautiful cream-white spines on fuzzy balls. It also produces vibrant orange-red flowers.
Rebutia albipilosa is a plant from northern Argentina. It's a white-furrowed cactus with dense, long, white bristles and a large main body, with several offsets that bloom sparely but regularly.

Keep dry in winter. Hardy to -4°C. Give them an airy spot and ensure good drainage. The plants can be placed outdoors in April, but protected from rain and direct sunlight. Some plants will scorch if placed in direct sun too quickly. Water them thoroughly when placed out, and again in two weeks, and again in one week. After one month the plants are ready to be placed out in full sun and full rain for the summer.

 

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

Blooming Season Mid spring
Common Name White-haired crown cactus
Dormancy Summer
Family Cactaceae
Flower Orange
Frost Tolerance -4°c
Growth Rate Slow growth
Hardiness Zone 9b
Height (15 Cm)
Origin Northern argentina
Pot Size 3.5"
Scientific Name Rebutia albipilosa
Shape Globose
Sun Exposure Partial shade
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EM
05/09/2021
Erin M.
United States United States

Beautiful!

Wonderful and covered with beautiful blooms.

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GP
04/28/2021
Geoffrey P.
United States United States

Love my cacti!

Plants arrived quickly and were carefully and lovingly packed. I can't wait to get to know them better!

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AH
10/02/2020
Allen H.
United States United States

Lovely plant

Shipped perfectly. Hope it survives our winter on my dry balcony.

KP
09/03/2020
Kaitlyn P.
United States United States

Exactly as pictured.

Absolutely perfect!! Exactly as pictured and in excellent health!

ED
08/06/2020
Ericson D.
United States United States

Rebutia Albipilosa

Packaged well and is small and cute. Can’t wait till it matures and flowers.

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Rebutia albipilosa

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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.