Thelocactus rinconensis
Thelocactus rinconensis
Thelocactus rinconensis
Thelocactus rinconensis
Thelocactus rinconensis
Thelocactus rinconensis

Thelocactus rinconensis

(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 cactus has central spines that are about 60-80 mm long, yellow/white or pink flowers that are about 40-70 mm wide.

Recommended temperature zone: USDA: 9-11
Sun exposure: Light shade
Origin: Mexico (Coahuila and Nuevo Leon)
Watering needs: Moderate water
Blooming habits: Pink flower, 4" in diameter (10 cm).


Some of the information in this description has been found at, and

Blooming Season Mid-march or april
Common Name Biznaga pezón de la rinconada
Dormancy Winter
Family Cactaceae
Flower White to pinkish
Frost Tolerance 1°f to 23° f
Growth Rate Slow growth
Hardiness Zone 11
Height 4-15 cm
Origin Mexico
Pot Size 3.5"
Scientific Name Thelocactus rinconensis
Shape Cylindrical
Sun Exposure Afternoon shade

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Lauren M.
United States

Another Great Purchase

I was pleasantly surprised at how large this Thelocactus was for the price. As always, packing and shipping were top notch! So many reasons why this is my favorite place to buy cacti!


Amazing plant and looking very stuuning at my place

Emilia P.
United States United States

Beautiful plant - absolutely great seller

Plant arrived super quick (as usual), is healthy and it was packed very well. I have purchased from this seller couple more times since I got this plant and I will definitely come back for more.


This is very unique and healthy plant

United States United States

Nice thelocactus!

Your site is one of the only ones where I've been able to find thelos like this. Mine just arrived in perfect condition, I am very excited about it. Thanks!

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Thelocactus rinconensis

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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, and if your order is $50.00 or more, you will get a heat pack free of charge by request. 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.