(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).
Tephrocactus aoracanthus is one of the most hazardous species with fierce, wonderful spines. It grow on high-plains in different environments both in open areas and under shrubs. This cactus has great ability to adapt to different conditions of both photosynthetically active radiation and temperature. It is easy to grow. It grow on high-plains in different environments both in open areas and under shrubs.
Frost tolerance: hardy to -9°C/ 16 F
Minimum avg. temperature:
Sun exposure: Full sun
Origin: Argentina, San Juan
Growth habits: Main growing period is spring.Plants erect can be 30-100 cm high and 1-3 metres in diameter
Watering needs: Active wstering in the growing season which is spring and summer( rot sensitive), Keep try in winter
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 for an additional $3.00. 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 save to ship. Care instructions: Care instructions are included in every package you order. Shipping details and customer service policy: We ship via USPS Priority Mail. 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.
Some of the information in this description has been found at desert-tropicals.com, llifle.com and cactus-art.biz