- Full, direct sunlight
- Water only when soil is completely dry
- Well-drained potting soil with sand and perlite
- -1.1°C minimum
- Fertilise with organic fertiliser in spring
The triangle cactus or fairy castle cactus is a special cactus grown in North America, with long vertical stems or varying heights, resembling the towers of a fairy castle. Scientifically known as Cereus tetragonus, this cactus is one of the best beginner plants for aspiring gardeners.
The fairy castle cactus rarely blooms except in near-perfect conditions, when it produces large white flowers.
Placement: Outdoors with full sunlight exposure
How to take care of a fairy castle cactus?
Full sun, well-drained soil, watering only when soil dries, and feeding fertiliser monthly in spring.
When should I re-pot fairy castle cactus?
Re-pot when roots spread and cactus outgrows its current pot.
How much light does fairy castle cactus need?
Full, direct, bright sunlight.
How long does a fairy cactus take to grow?
Up to 10 years.
Add a sprinkle of magic to your home with Green Vedum’s low maintenance Fairy Castle Cactus, enhancing your home with its unusually striking figure!