top of page

Lophocereus marginatus

Native range: Central Mexico

Known names: Mexican Fencepost

Hardiness: Best kept above freezing

Mature Size: ~15' tall

Light: Prefers full sun

Water: Let soil dry out for several days between watering. Keep dry during colder months.

Soil: Succulent mix.

Dormancy Period: N/A

Pet-Safe: No

Plant Size: Grown in 2" pot


Upright-growing cactus. The common name comes from the practice of growing these cactus as natural, living fences in their natural habitat. The amount of ribs can vary due to genetic differences but they all have very similar appearance with maturity.

Lophocereus marginatus (Mexican Fencepost) [2.5"]

SKU: 5287369366961
    bottom of page