This plant produces numerous narrow diameter columnar branches bearing 5 to 30 low ribs. They bearing dense spines and hairs which may help to protect both from high UV light and insulation from cold. Branches most often stem from the base of the plant producing a sizable clumps at maturity.
- full sun
|Scientific Name||Cleistocactus - Straussii|
|Habit Type||Cacti and Succulents|
|Flower Color||Red, Green|
|Habitat||South America, Argentina|