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Cleistocactus winteri

Native range: Bolivia

Known names: Golden Rat Tail Cactus

Hardiness: Can handle freezing once in a while as long as kept dry

Mature Size: 30"+ "whips", ~1" thick 

Light: Full sun, Mostly sun

Water: Summer water, keep on the dryer side in winter. 

Soil: Fast draining, succulent mix

Dormancy Period: Winter

Pet-Safe: No

Plant Size: Grown in 2.5" pot


Orange flowers in late spring/early summer. Grows downward in a vine-like formation! Forms offshoots once in a while

Cleistocactus winteri (Golden Rat Tail) [2.5"]

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