This is the most rainbow type of crested cactus you’ll ever find - and it turns the brightest rainbow colors with increases sun exposure.
What a great gift for the cactus collector and succulent lovers in your life!
This crested specimen is one-of-kind. Cresting is a natural mutation that makes these specimens more rare and give each an incredible ever-changing shape.
The plant for sale is the plant pictured. This plant ships bare root.
Incredibly unique, Myrtillocactus geometrizans ‘Crestata Elite’ is a naturally blue columnar cactus from the genus Myrtillocactus.
This species of cactus is native to central and northern Mexico. It will branch into candelabra-like shapes and gain more rainbow coloration as it matures.
This is a great cactus for containers, planter pots, and rock gardens.
Peak growth season: Summer
Propagation: Cuttings or offsets during growth season. Spring is ideal.
Water when soil is dry to the touch or the raindrops look wilted. Will require more water in the Summer. In general, cactus need very little water in the winter.
Plant ships bare root.
Your succulent will be wrapped with care and shipped with extra padding in the box. Plants can take 1-5 days to prep for shipping and weather can impact the prep time. We ship as quickly as is safe for your plant.
If you will be experiencing below freezing temperatures, please add a heat pack to your order.
Hi and welcome! We hope to add some plant joy to your life!
- Live plants take 3-5 days to prepare for shipping.
- We are currently shipping Monday-Friday.
- It is safe to ship in winter, however we do recommend adding a heat pack if you are experiencing extended freezing temperatures. Heat packs must be added for cold climates Nov - Mar to qualify for the guarantee.
Priority Mail is recommended and guaranteed for all live plant shipments and especially all Hoya shipments. It is faster and the optimal method for shipping. Orders that qualify for free shipping ship via Priority Mail. [[[
HOW YOUR PLANT LOOKS
We can not guarantee that your plant will be in bloom or display the same colors as those pictured. Please allow for some variance amongst live plants. Coloration is determined by individual plant, season, environment and/or care conditions (and even your computer monitor can effect appearance of plants in pictures). Note that our photos were also take under ideal natural lighting conditions.
Carefully check the shipping address you have selected before placing your order. We ship to the shipping address provided. We cannot be responsible for errors or wrong shipping addresses provided with the order.
**Shipping costs are determined by weight and plant size. We do everything we can to keep shipping costs to a minimum for you, ensure our item weight and sizes are correct, and combine for you whenever possible.
Please note we cannot guarantee plant identifications. We give our best effort at accuracy.
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