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Cereus forbesii spiralis - Spiralled Cereus

SIZE: Pot Diameter x Total Height
8cm grow pot
10cm grow pot
17cm grow pot
23cm grow pot
Size Tip: Fits in a pot with an 8.5cm+ opening

Looking for a cool, funky, alien vibe? How about a Spiralled Cereus cactus. The blue-green colour and spiralling, columnar form is out of this world and very easy to look after.

Younger plants begin life with straight ribs that twist at about 10cm. The ribs are covered in spines which can be variable in length. Flowers are pink or white, with long delicate petals.

Also sometimes known as Cereus peruvianous tortulosus, with common names including Twisted Cereus and Contorted Cereus.

Cereus forbesii spiralis - Spiralled Cereus Care & Info Guide

Horty Hints

Less is more! Allow your spiralis’ soil to dry-out completely in between watering. Water sparingly to avoid root and stem rot.

Shade-seeker! Surprisingly, this cactus prefers to stay out of the direct sunlight. Seek an area with plenty of light, or with occasional shade during the day for best results.

Life-size! Despite its adorable size, with room to grow, the Spiralis can eventually reach heights of around 2 metres!

Please note: images show how this plant may look at various stages of maturity. The size you choose may look different.