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Red Foxtail Cactus

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Espostoa lanata

Meet the Peruvian Snowball Cactus, a captivating ball of nature’s beauty. With its dense clusters of delicate white spines, it adds a touch of enchantment and simplicity to your indoor space, making it a unique and intriguing choice for plant enthusiasts.

Product Details:
Height: 190 cm
Width: 55 cm
Pot Size: 43 cm
Height: 190 cm
Width: 55 cm
Pot Size: 43 cm
Pot Size: 0 cm
Article number: 4ESLAKK50

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Details & Care
The Espostoa lanata is a cactus that originates from the highlands of Peru and Ecuador. This plant, also known as the Peruvian Old Man cactus, is primarily found in desert-like areas on mountains with altitudes ranging from 800 to 3000 metres above sea level.

The Espostoa lanata is a columnar, tree-like cactus which can grow up to a height of 8 metres with a silvery-white, hairy glow over its surface. It has multiple side branches that begin to grow from the base and can have up to 20 ribs. The hairiness serves to protect the cactus from intense sun radiation. The flowers are pink or white and have a delicate fragrance.

A location with plenty of sunlight is ideal, but the plant can also survive in light shade. In the summer, watering should be limited to once a week and in the winter, sporadic watering is sufficient. The optimal temperature for this cactus is between 10 and 30 degrees Celsius.
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