Cleistocactus strausii

Silver torch

2 m. 6,56 f.
Family: Cactaceae

Genus: Cleistocactus

Genus of cylindrical cacti, native to South America.
Grow in full sun, in dry, sandy soils.
Propagated by seeds and stem cuttings.
Latin name: Cleistocactus strausii
Erect, cylindrical stems, covered with white spines. Red flowers appear in summer.