Cereus (Acanthocereus tetragonus 'Ming Thing')

Botanical names:
Acanthocereus tetragonus Accepted
Cereus validus f. monstrose Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Cactus/Succulent
Life cycle: Perennial
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 10a -1.1 °C (30 °F) to +1.7 °C (35 °F)
Fruit: Dehiscent
Flowers: Showy
Nocturnal
Flower Color: White
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Bent/Stretching Cacti by _mel Oct 5, 2019 7:12 AM 16
Need help identifying this Cactus species by BoniSuciZen Dec 11, 2017 10:16 AM 7

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