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Cleistocactus Winteri

Cleistocactus Winteri

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  • Cleistocactus winteri, also known as Golden Rat Tail Cactus, is a species of columnar cactus native to Bolivia and Argentina. It is characterized by its cylindrical stems that can grow up to several feet tall, adorned with dense clusters of golden-yellow spines.
    In the spring and summer, it produces vibrant red-orange flowers along the length of its stems, adding to its ornamental value. This cactus is well-suited for arid and desert landscapes and is often grown in containers or hanging baskets.
  • Water Needs: Low; water sparingly, allowing the soil to dry out completely between waterings. Avoid overwatering, as it can lead to root rot.
  • Light Requirement: Prefers full sun to partial shade. Provide bright, indirect sunlight for optimal growth and flowering.
  • Maintenance: Low; minimal pruning required. Remove dead or damaged stems as needed. Propagate from stem cuttings taken during the growing season.
  • Common Names: Cleistocactus winteri, Golden Rat Tail Cactus.
  • Family: Cactaceae.
  • Origin: Native to Bolivia and Argentina.
  • Cold Tolerance: Not frost-resistant; protect from freezing temperatures.
  • Heat Tolerance: Tolerates heat well and thrives in warm to hot conditions.


  • Size: xcm Height x xcm Width.
  • Kofini Collection translates the iconic Greek straw basket into captivating ceramics.
  • Fired up to 1200°C
  • Glazed in the interior, to keep the roots safe and secure.
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