Cereus Peruvianus Monstruosus Cacti
The Cereus Peruvianus Monstruosus is a very impressive branching, tree-like cacti. Grey/blue, to grey/green in colour, it is deeply ribbed in a twisting and irregular undulating pattern giving an extrodinary and unique look.

A night blooming Cacti, the exquisite flowers open in the evening and remain open the next day. White to pinkish in colour they can be 6-7inches in diameter and are very fragrant. 

This species produce edible fruits, reddish in colour when mature which look similar to a small apple.

Perfect for Cacti enthusiasts. These amazing Cacti are extremely difficult to find for sale at this size in the UK. 


These are amazing quality Large Cacti from Specialist growers. Photos 2-3 show some of the actual Cactus Plants in stock now. Limited availability. Sizes include pot.

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 ordering through "Offline" payments at checkout ( where no payment is taken until just before delivery).


  • Latin Name: Cereus Peruvianus Monstuosus

    Common Name:  Monstrose Apple Cactus, Curiosity Plant.

    Origin: Rio De Janeiro, Brazil.

    Hardiness: Hardy down to -4

    Growth Characteristics: Slow growing branching tree-like Cactus. Grey/blue to grey/green in colour. Deeply ribbed in a twisting irregular undulating pattern. Does have spines. Nocturnal large white fragranced flowers. Small red, apple-like edible fruit.

    Sun: Full sun/partial shade.

    Exposure: Sheltered.

    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.


  • Available For Delivery Now.


    All palms 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.
VAT no: 195 5833 63


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