Espostoa lanata (Cotton Ball Cactus) 4"
Native to the western slopes of the Andes mountains from Southern Ecuador to Northern Peru. Well adapted to high altitudes, this sp. is covered in a wooly white hair that likely helps in reflecting sunlight. Able to grow up to 7 meters tall in habitat, but will stay closer to 3 meters in cultivation.
Espostoa lanata enjoys brief/partial direct sun exposure to full sun, a gritty, well-draining potting mix, moderate to high temps, and has no humidity demands. Likes to get bone dry in between waterings.
May need to be repotted every 1-2 years.
Toxic to pets.
4" nursery pots available.
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