Cereus Forbesii Spiralis Cactus.
The Cereus Forbesii Spiralis is a realy eyecatching fast growing columnar variety of cacti which branches from its base with age. Dark blue-green stems have a waxy bloom on the surface with between 5-9 widely spaced ribs which are covered with short spines. Unusually this cactus grows naturally in a spiral formation with no training, giving it a 'funky' modern look.
Flowers are are pinkish-white in color produced through summer followed by small red fruits.
Perfect for Cacti enthusiasts. Very difficult to find to buy at this size in the UK.
These are amazing quality Large Cacti. Photo 1 shows some of the actual Cactus Plants coming into stock from mid March/April. Limited availability. Please Note: Heights stated include pot sizes.
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CEREUS FORBESII SPIRALIS. Twisted Cereus.
Latin Name: Cereus Forbesii Spiralis
Common Name: Twisted Cereus Cactus. Contorted Cereus Cactus.
Native: South America.
Hardiness: Hardy down to -2 degrees if kept dry. Best kept inside through Winter.
Growth Characteristics: Fast growing Columnar Cactus. Bluish green stems have a waxy bloom covered in short spines. 5-9 widely spaced ribs Grows naturally into a spiral. Waxy pinkish-white flowers through Summer followed by red fruit.
Sun: Full sun/partial shade.
Soil: Well drained soil. Gritty. Not rich in Nitrogen.
Moisture: Water around every 10-14 days. Allow to dry between waterings. Keep dry in winter.
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