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Pilosocereus pachycladus

Native range: Brazil

Known names: Blue Torch Cactus, Fuzzy Blue Torch Cactus

Hardiness: Best kept above 40º

Mature Size: 20'+ in the wild...but much much smaller in pots. 

Light: Best in full sun.

Water: Can take dryer conditions but grows faster with regular watering in summer. Keep dryer in winter

Soil: Succulent mix

Dormancy Period: Winter

Pet-Safe: No

Plant Size: Grown in 2.5" pot


This is considered one of the bluest cactus. Fuzzy spines lining the ridge. Very eye-catching!

Pilosocereus pachycladus [2.5"]

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