Old Man of the Andes

Oreocereus celsianus

  • Full Sun
  • Little Water – Rots if Over-watered in Winter

Native to Bolivia, Peru, northern Argentina. Grows slowly to 10 ft and 4-in. in diameter. This cactus is very frost resistant, but beware of the sharp thorns hidden within the abundant white hairs. It has showy 3 to 4 inches flowers (7-10 cm), in summer.


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