Austrocylindropuntia subulata

Austrocylindropuntia subulata growing cactus of the genus Austrocylindropuntia also known as Eve's needle cactus, Austrocylindropuntia subulata perennial evergreen plant, used as ornamental drought tolerant plant, can grow in desert, mediterranean, subtropical or temperate climate and growing in hardiness zone 9+.

Leaves color green in cone shape.

Austrocylindropuntia subulata flower

Flower color red in a bowl shape.

Austrocylindropuntia subulata for sale - Seeds or Plants to Buy

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Requirements for Austrocylindropuntia subulata growing and care:

Well-drained soil

What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seed / Vegetative reproduction

Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?

Difficulties or problems when growing:

When is the best time to plant?
Spring / Summer / Autumn

Pests and diseases:

Pruning season:
All year

How to prune:
Dead parts

Size of the plant?
0.6-4m, 2-12 feet

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Medium growing / Slow growing

Water requirement:
Small amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun

Is it possible to grow as houseplant?

Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:


Bloom season?
Spring / Summer

General information about the flower:
Red flowers in a bowl shape