Uebelmannia pectinifera
Uebelmannia pectinifera
Uebelmannia pectinifera
Uebelmannia pectinifera
Uebelmannia pectinifera
Uebelmannia pectinifera
Uebelmannia pectinifera
Uebelmannia pectinifera

Uebelmannia pectinifera

(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).

Uebelmannia pectinifera is a solitary cactus 50 (-80)cm tall. It is dark reddish-green to reddish-brown, with off-white scales. (In cultivation the color of the plants depends on sun exposure, the plants grown in shadow are green with white stripes, while the ones in full sun take on a dark frost brown or purple color)
Flowers: Diurnal, funnel-shaped greenish yellow. They are 15 mm long, 12 mm in diameter.
Blooming season: Flowers come sporadically from early Spring to late Summer
Cultivation and propagation: This tropical cactus loves warm moist, humid conditions and mist spraying is a must in summer.


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

Blooming Season Early spring to late summer.
Common Name Uebelmannia
Dormancy Winter
Family Cactaceae
Flower Greenish yellow
Frost Tolerance 12 c °
Growth Rate -
Hardiness Zone 10-11
Height 1 m
Origin Brazil
Pot Size 3.5"
Scientific Name Uebelmannia pectinifera
Shape Solitary
Sun Exposure Full sun to partial shade
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Robin D.
United States United States


Planet Desert is awesome

anita l.
United States United States

The little cutie

I hope that I don't die before this beauty gets bigger. It grows slow and I'm getting old

jose t.
United States United States

Beautiful, gorgeous

Small but healthy. Looks beautiful

Eric P.
United States United States

Pectiniferna ubelemannia

Cacti is exquisite

Planet Desert Uebelmannia pectinifera Review
Todd B.
United States United States

Awesome Cactus

Awesome, plant was out of stock, I got an email to notify of restock and was able to purchase a plant I had been trying to get a long time as a very reasonable price! I will be back for more. Fast shipping and I received a heathy plant, that was very well packaged. Thanks!

Uebelmannia pectinifera

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