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Myrtillocactus Elite Crest (Grafted)- 6 Inch Pot

Myrtillocactus Elite Crest (Grafted)- 6 Inch Pot

Regular price $150.00 USD
Regular price Sale price $150.00 USD
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Myrtillocactus Elite Crest is a hypercritata form of Myrtillocactus geometrizans which goes by the common “Blue Candle”. With its columnar shape, the succulent is highly branched and has an extremely dense growth of stems that grow closely together. The plant has its origin in Mexico and belongs to the family of Cactaceae. Myrtillocactus offers a dormancy in winter.

Blue candle is known for its pale green-colored flowers that bloom best in the mid-spring season. As seen in the pictures the more sun this plant receives it can develop a red hue on the fringes of the crest.


LIGHT: Med-Full sun

WATER: Water only when very dry

NATIVE: Mexico

This plant will be shipped BARE ROOT. Please pot it up in a very well draining cactus soil mix or pick up a bag of our Custom Cactus Mix

Photos in the listings unless otherwise specified are representative of the plant that will be sent to you.
However, Plants grow differently and each plant may vary slightly in shape, size, growth pattern, etc.
Of course, if you receive a plant that you are dissatisfied with please reach out to us. We want to make it right!

If temperatures near you are below 45℉ we highly recommend adding a Heat Pack to your order.
If temperatures where you live will be much lower than 20℉ even heat packs may not work. You may considder waiting until things warm up a bit. We know you love your plants just like we do and we wouldn't want any of them to freeze.

If you have any other questions please reach out to us!



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