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.
SKU cleistocactus
  • full sun
  • low
  • moderately

Scientific NameCleistocactus - Straussii
Growth CycleEvergreen
Habit TypeCacti and Succulents
Flower ColorRed, Green
AromaNot Scented
Growth RateModerate
HabitatSouth America, Argentina

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