Echinopsis oxygona growing cactus of the genus Echinopsis also known as Peanut Cactus or Chamaecereus silvestrii, Echinopsis oxygona perennial used as ornamental ground cover drought tolerant plant, can grow in desert, mediterranean, subtropics, temperate climate and growing in hardiness zone 8-12.

Stems color green with yellow spines, the stems erect.

Echinopsis oxygona flowers

Flower color pink and grow in the top of the stems

Echinopsis oxygona for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy

Requirements for Echinopsis oxygona growing and care:

Drained soil, more than -3C

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

Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?
No, but easier

Difficulties or problems when growing:
Spiny plant

Planting season:
Spring / Summer / Autumn

Pests and diseases:
Snails

Pruning season:
All year

How to prune:
Dead stem part and flowers

Size of the plant?
10-25 cm, 4-10 inches

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Slow growing

Water requirement:
Small amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun

Is it possible to grow as houseplant?
No

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

Blooming information

Bloom season:
Spring / Summer

General information about the flower
Pink flowers, the flower and grow in the top of the stems

Scientific name:

Echinopsis oxygona

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