Cereus Peruvianus Cristata.
The Cereus Peruvianus Cristata is a very unique and unusual cactus. A compact form of the normal Cereus Peruvianus with fan shaped crested whorled stems, grey-green to blue-green in colour. Widely spaced areoles have whitish-grey wool but the amount of spines is very variable in both amount and colour; numerous or absent, grey or reddish-brown. The flowers are nocturnal 12-15cm long, white petals with reddish tips if you are lucky enough to get them as some specimens may unfortunately not flower. This strange cactus makes a great and intriguing houseplant.

Very easy to keep and needs minimal maintenance. Probably the only ones of this size for sale in the UK.

 

These are amazing quality Cacti come from a Specialist Grower. Photos 1-5 shows some of the actual cactus plants coming into stock from April 2020.

Click into the "Height" box and price of each plant is shown next to its size. UK delivery is FREE on all our plants and palms.

 

To PRE-ORDER please contact ussales@thepalmtreecompany.com with your requirements or alternatively reserve by choosing 'Manual' payments at checkout (where no payment is taken until just before delivery).

CEREUS PERUVIANUS CRISTATA.

£229.95Price
Size
  • Latin Name: Cereus Peruvianus Cristata.

    Origin: Garden Origin. Nursery produced cultivar.

    Hardiness: Frost tender

    Growth Characteristics: Relatively fast growing compact evergreen cactus. Fan shaped whorled stems grey-green to blue-green. Widely spaced areoles, with very variable spines. Nocturnal white flowers. 

    Sun: Bright position.

    Exposure: Sheltered.

    Soil: Sharply draining soil. Gritty. 

    Moisture: Water well when soil during spring/summer(allow to dry before re-watering), less in Autumn and dry in winter. 

    Feeding: Feed half strength liquid fertilizer in Spring

  • Pre-Order Now For Delivery From April 2020.

    FREE UK MAINLAND DELIVERY !

    All palms and plants have been imported with phytosanitary certificates from top quality growers.

The Palm Tree Company

  Meadcroft, Clitheroe Rd, Whalley,

             Lancs. BB7 9AD

            Tel: 01254 447964

  E: sales@thepalmtreecompany.com

Affiliated to The British Christmas Tree Company.

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