Setiechinopsis mirabilis
Setiechinopsis mirabilis
Setiechinopsis mirabilis
Setiechinopsis mirabilis
Setiechinopsis mirabilis
Setiechinopsis mirabilis
Setiechinopsis mirabilis
Setiechinopsis mirabilis
Setiechinopsis mirabilis
Setiechinopsis mirabilis
Setiechinopsis mirabilis
Setiechinopsis mirabilis
Setiechinopsis mirabilis
Setiechinopsis mirabilis
Setiechinopsis mirabilis

Setiechinopsis mirabilis is a very small cactus (usually) solitary. The plants are easily grown from seed and providing good cultural conditions they may begin to flower in their second year. The species grows on the edges of Salinas and in monte shrublands, often under shrubs in flat prairies up to the base of mountains.

Flowering
This cactus bloom lasts for only one night, but a number are produced in succession.

Water and Feeding/Fertilizer
Water regularly from march to October, rot prone in winter, needs good drainage

Hardiness
This variety needs to be kept in a cool place during winter rest (can briefly tolerate temp. as low as -4°C)

Light
Indicated for full sun or half shade exposure

Propagation
They grow trivially easily from their freely produced seed and will bloom their second year. It is self-fertile, hundreds of seeds are produced in every dry fruit whether it has been pollinated or not.

Bloom Season Summer
Botanical Name Setiechinopsis mirabilis
Common Name Flower of prayer, Echinopsis mirabilis
Dormancy Winter
Family Cactaceae
Flower Color White
Genus Setiechinopsis
Growth Habit Solitary
Growth Rate Moderate
Hardiness Zone 10 11 (USDA)
Mature Size Up to 6 in. tall, 1 in. wide
Native Area Argentina
Plant Type Cactus
Propagation By offsets
Resistance Drought tolerant, deer resistant, pest resistance
Soil PH 6.5, Acidic, Neutral
Soil Type cactus potting soil
Special Features Easy to maintain
Sun Exposure Full sun, partial shade
Toxicity Safe for humans, safe for pets
Watering Needs Low

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Setiechinopsis mirabilis

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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.

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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

Setiechinopsis mirabilis is a very small cactus (usually) solitary. The plants are easily grown from seed and providing good cultural conditions they may begin to flower in their second year. The species grows on the edges of Salinas and in monte shrublands, often under shrubs in flat prairies up to the base of mountains.

Flowering
This cactus bloom lasts for only one night, but a number are produced in succession.

Water and Feeding/Fertilizer
Water regularly from march to October, rot prone in winter, needs good drainage

Hardiness
This variety needs to be kept in a cool place during winter rest (can briefly tolerate temp. as low as -4°C)

Light
Indicated for full sun or half shade exposure

Propagation
They grow trivially easily from their freely produced seed and will bloom their second year. It is self-fertile, hundreds of seeds are produced in every dry fruit whether it has been pollinated or not.

Bloom Season Summer
Botanical Name Setiechinopsis mirabilis
Common Name Flower of prayer, Echinopsis mirabilis
Dormancy Winter
Family Cactaceae
Flower Color White
Genus Setiechinopsis
Growth Habit Solitary
Growth Rate Moderate
Hardiness Zone 10 11 (USDA)
Mature Size Up to 6 in. tall, 1 in. wide
Native Area Argentina
Plant Type Cactus
Propagation By offsets
Resistance Drought tolerant, deer resistant, pest resistance
Soil PH 6.5, Acidic, Neutral
Soil Type cactus potting soil
Special Features Easy to maintain
Sun Exposure Full sun, partial shade
Toxicity Safe for humans, safe for pets
Watering Needs Low

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