Cleistocactus Strausii Tarantula Plant Hanging Cactus 35cm
Cleistocactus Strausii Tarantula Plant Hanging Cactus 35cm

Cleistocactus Strausii Tarantula Plant Hanging Cactus 35cm

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The captivating "Tarantula Cactus," scientifically known as Cleistocactus strausii, is a mesmerizing botanical masterpiece that draws the eye and ignites curiosity.

This remarkable cactus derives its colloquial name from its striking resemblance to the legendary arachnid, the tarantula.

Its long, hair-like spines fan out in a mesmerizing display, conjuring the image of a furry spider, making it a captivating addition to any plant collection.

Hailing from the breathtaking landscapes of Bolivia, the Tarantula Cactus thrives in the high elevations of the Andes mountains. Its natural habitat is a testament to its resilience and adaptability, making it a perfect choice for those seeking a touch of exotic charm in their homes.

Light:Provide bright, indirect sunlight for your Tarantula Cactus. It thrives in partial to full sun. I

Watering:Water your cactus sparingly. Allow the soil to dry out between waterings. During the growing season (spring and summer), water more frequently, but reduce watering in the dormant period (fall and winter).

TemperatureKeep your cactus in a warm environment. It prefers temperatures between 70°F to 100°F (21°C to 38°C) during the growing season. Protect it from frost, as it's sensitive to cold temperatures.  

Origin: The Cleistocactus strausii is native to Bolivia. It grows at high elevations in the Andes mountains.

Toxicity: This cactus is not known to be highly toxic to humans or pets, but it's always a good practice to handle it with care and keep it out of reach of children and pets to avoid any potential skin irritation from its spines.

This plant is supplied in nursery hanging plastic pot:  Ø - 14 cm x h - 12 cm