Pencil Cactus (Euphorbia Tirucalli)
ONE OF THE BEAUTIFUL HOUSEPLANTS
Pencil Cactus (Euphorbia Tirucalli) is one of the cactus species from plants family cactaceae with around 127 genera specified with some 1800 known speceis. Cactus are native to the americas, these inhabit diverse regions, from coastal plains to high mountain areas. Some of the cactus genra such as echinocactus, mammillaria, ferocactus, gymnocalycium, astrophytum, espostoa, brasilicereus and epiphyllum are popular as houseplants. Below is brief specification of presented plant:
Plant size : 6 cm
Pot Type : plastic 3 inch
Potting medium : potting mix
Plant age : 1+ years
The word cactus is derived from greek word kaktos refers to a spiny plant whose identity is not certain. Cactus are found in a wide range of shapes and sizes, most of the species are drought tolerant, sun loving and capable of surviving in extremely dry environments suh as Atacama Desert, one of the driest places on earth. Like succulents, cacti conserve water in their thickened, fleshy parts adapted to store water. These are widely cultivated as ornamental plants, rare plants are sold for very high prices.
All cactus are succulents and require least amount of water to survive as they store it in their fleshy leaves or stems. These are one of the best houseplants to grow in garden as they require less maintenance and offer an authentic touch to the garden. Though, cactus plants can survive extremely heat conditions but these prefer a temperature range between 15 to 30 degree celsius. Cacti can survive low light conditions for longer time than most of the other houseplants. Cacti are effective air purifiers and efficient in absorbing most types of radiation. Its suggested to have these plants placed near computers, televisions or other radiation sources.
With every purchase of plant we provide plant care instruction which include information about light, feed and watering. It makes easy to have a long life natural air purifier plant performing tireless job day and night. Go ahead and buy the plant online or by visiting our offline store for more exclusive collections, these plants will tolerate ignoring nature and add exotic beauty to the plantscape, improve air quality and help to fight sick building syndrome.