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Peanut Cactus Echinopsis

  • This listing is for a cute Peanut cactus growing in a 2 inch or 4 inch size.

    Echinopsis chamaecereus is a branched cactus with crowded stems that resemble the shape of the fingers, up to 6 inches (10 cm) tall. It has pale green stems, up to 6 inches (15 cm) long and up to 0.5 inches (1.2 cm) in diameter. It has 8 to 10 ribs which have 10 to 15 soft and white bristles.

    Most people don't know that cactus can have orange & red blooms which are about 2 inches (5 cm) in diameter. Sometimes, they have a long branch and two smaller balls, therefore, we nickname it the "penis cactus".

    This plant is fragile therefore some small pieces could fall off during shipping. You can put the pieces back into soil to make baby plants.

    All of the plants will be shipped bare root.
  • Full sun. but might need partial shade in hot, dry summer.

    Porous and well-draining potting mix.

    Water deeply only when soil is dry and let it drain completely. Reduce watering during winter.

    Feed once a year during growing season.
  • Hardiness: 10a to 11b: from 30 °F (−1.1 °C) to 50 °F (+10 °C)
  • Your plant will be meticulously bubblewrapped and shipped in a sturdy box. Most of the plants will be shipped bare-root to ensure their safety. When opening your package, some soil may be loose in the box. Plant orders are shipped within 3-5 days depending on availability of the plant. We ship our plants Monday through Friday, all twelve months of the year! If you need your order urgently, please message us so we can upgrade your shipping (additional cost applied). Here is our blog about the shipping process and packaging. We do not ship outside of the continental United States.

    *** All of our packages are sterilized before leaving the door.
  • We only ship out beautiful, healthy plants! Please track your package and open it immediately upon arrival. If you receive your package and are not satisfied, please message us immediately. Fragile plants such as bearpaw, baby toe, etc. may break or loose a few of their leaves during transport. Please contact us for replacements if your plants are severely damaged. We'll try our best to accommodate you. Plants may be slightly larger or smaller than the pot they are grown in, depending on availability or time of year.
  • Provide porous soil with adequate drainage, pots with drainage hole are recommended. Bright, filtered light and ample airflow. Water thoroughly when soil is dry to the touch. Never let your succulents sit in water. Do NOT water on the leaves. If you water from beneath by letting the plant sit in a saucer of water, make sure to pour off any excess water after a few minutes. The hotter it is outside, the faster your soil will dry out, so you’ll need to water more often if you live in a hot area. Water with caution in winter, as the plant can lose its roots if the soil stays cold and wet for extended periods; protect from frost to prevent scarring.
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Can't wait to see it grow

Great instructions. I have been wanting to try this plant. Nice little rooted starter plant.

United States
The best freebie EVER!

I received the cutest little peanut cactus as part of a buy 3 get one free deal, and I’ve been in love with him from the start! He has sprouted up so much this summer & is looking like a cat’s tail so I’ll be repotting him soon and will post more pics. For now, please enjoy his baby pic, which my friend decorated ❤️

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Tammy B.
United States
Very cool

Always good service.

Rebecca A.
United States
Perfect plants


Mary C.
United States
love it

i love this little cactus. fast shipping and came in good condition