Peanut cactus are really cool because not only are they relatively small and collectable, they also bloom gorgeous little red flowers.
This is a live Echinopsis chamaecereus 'Peanut Cactus', each is a small multi-branch cactus with green finger-like stems. Each rib on the stem is lined with patches of 10-15 bristles. Great terrarium plant, perfect for DIY succulent arrangements.
Shown in a 2" pot. This live plant ships bare root. The plant for sale is the plant pictured or one similar.
USDA Hardiness Zones: 10-11
Peak growth season; Summer
Propagation: Propagate from offshoots or cuttings during growth season, Spring is ideal.
Water only when the soil has dried, and even a little bit longer. When watering, give it a deep drink. Will require more watering in the Summer.
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.