Cleistocactus winteri grow and care – cactus of the genus Cleistocactus also known as Rat tail cactus, Cleistocactus winteri perennial evergreen used as ornamental ground cover plant, can grow in subtropics, mediterranean climate or as houseplant and growing in hardiness zone 10b+.

Stem color is green the spine color can be white, rose or yellow, the stems mostly weeping.

Cleistocactus winteri flower

Flower color can be: peach, pink, purple or red, flower in trumpet shape.

Cleistocactus winteri for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy


Blooming Seasons
  • Summer flowers
Flower colors
  • Orange flower
  • Pink flower
  • Purple flower
  • Red flower
  • Desert Climate
  • Mediterranean Climate
  • Subtropics Climate
Ornamental parts
  • Ornamental flower
  • Ornamental plant
Plant growing speed
  • Average growing plants
Plant life-form
  • Cactus
  • Perennial plant
Plant Uses
  • Drought tolerant plants
  • Indoor plants
  • Ornamental plants
Planting Season
  • Autumn Planting
  • Spring Planting
  • Summer planting
Plants sun exposure
  • Part shade Plants
  • Shade Plants
Watering plants
  • Small amounts of water
Hardiness zone
  • Hardiness zone 10
  • Hardiness zone 11
  • Hardiness zone 12