- Cleistocactus Winteri Golden Rat Tail is a branching cactus with cylindrical trailing or pendant stems covered with many short golden spines. The stems grow up to 40 inches (1 m) long and up to 1 inch (2.5 cm) in diameter. Very easy to cultivate, making this species a great choice for novice gardeners. Well suited for hanging baskets.
- Produces vivid orange to salmon-pink flowers. You can expect numerous blooms from spring until frost begins to form (on mature specimens).
- All of the plants will be shipped bare root.
- Full sun to partial shade.
- Water generously during the active growth period and very sparingly during the rest period.
- Porous and well-drained cactus mix.