Copiapoa humilis [large] [limited]

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SKU:
P30323

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Copiapoa humilis (Hutchinson): A small, clumping cactus with distinctive bumps. This species is native to Chile and only reaches 2.5" in height and 3.5" in diameter when fully grown. Each dark green stem has 8-14 ribs of angular tubercles. It sports long, dark spines and white tufts at its areoles. It blooms with a fragrant yellow flower atop its stem. This plant is fully rooted in a 3.5" pot.

This cactus variety will not survive a hard frost, but if there is a risk of freezing temperatures it can be brought indoors to grow on a sunny window sill or under a grow light. Cactus need bright sunlight, great drainage, and infrequent water to prevent rot. Pick containers with drainage holes and use well-draining cactus and succulent soil with 70% to 80% mineral grit such as coarse sand, pumice, or perlite. Water deeply and wait for the soil to completely dry out before watering again.

Full Cactus Guide

Color - Primary

Purple / Black

Color - Secondary

Green / Lime

Bloom Color

Yellow Bloom

Cold Hardiness

Zone 10 (30F)

Recommended Light Conditions

Full Sun

Recommended Light Conditions

Bright Indoor Light

Maximum Height

Under 3"

Growth Habit / Shape

Clumping / Mounding

Product Format

3.5" Pot

Special Characteristic

Showy Blooms

Special Characteristic

Slow Grower

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