A picture of a Rainbow cactus

Rainbow cactus

Echinocereus pectinatus

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Tender

11b

USDA zone

7°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

40cm

Max

25cm

10cm

Min

10cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Rainbow cactus Overview

This is a columnar cactus blue-green in colour. Produce funnel shaped flowers in late spring.

Common problems with Rainbow cactus

How to propagate Rainbow cactus

Cuttings

You can propagate by seeds or stem cuttings in the spring or summer.

Seed

Other uses of Rainbow cactus

Grown for their attractive appearance.