Pachycereus pringlei
CARDON, ELEPHANT CACTUS
Cactaceae

 
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Plant type: evergreen tree or cactus

Hardiness zones: 9-11

Sunlight: hot overhead sun

Soil Moisture: dry for extended periods to dry between watering

Soil: ordinary soil, enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline

Tolerances: high wind
15m
Plant habit
 
3m

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Origins: Mexico

Other Botanical Names: Cereus calvus, C. pringlei, C. titan, Pachycereus calvus, P. titan, Pilocereus pringlei

Other Common Names: Hair Brush Cactus

 
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Pachycereus pringlei
CARDON, ELEPHANT CACTUS
Cactaceae

 

Photo coming
  Plant type: evergreen tree or cactus

Hardiness zones: 9-11

Sunlight: hot overhead sun

Soil Moisture: dry for extended periods to dry between watering

Soil: ordinary soil, enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline

Tolerances: high wind
15m
Plant habit
 
3m

FEATURES

Flowers: white

Flowering Time: early summer to late summer

Bark & Stems: spines


DESIGN

Garden Styles: suits contemporary & dry style designs

Uses: large planter, accents

Growth rate: average

Maintenance Level: average

Skill Level: average

Animals: deer resistant






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