Native to North, South, and Central Americas

Fairy Castle, dwarf slow-growing cactus. Easy to grow but needs well-draining soil. Ideal for small pots. Grown in 70mm size pot.

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Cereus Tetragonus Fairy Castle is a miniature columnar cactus species that branches also will slowly form a crowded pyramidal mass of green stems. The overall effect is of a “castle” shape plant. It does not grow any higher than 30 cm. It needs bright light, and some direct sun, but avoid direct full sunlight if over 30 c. Water thoroughly during the growing season when soil is dry to the touch. Cereus Tetragonus Fairy Castle needs a well-drained soil mix with small gravel added to ensure drainage. Cactus plants are for sale here in the shop.

Planting Plant

Watch your plants for the first couple of months to check if they are happy where they are.

The plant requires more sunlight if it looks like growing out of shape. Burning is a common fact when having new plants. Best to gradually give them more sunlight as the weeks go by. Instead of placing it in straight sunlight.

Allow them to sit for a week before giving them a good drink. Depending on the season. Make sure they dry out completely before watering again. Don’t forget to give them a spray with soapy water to keep the bugs off them. And provide very good ventilation.

Condition of the plant

All photos have been taken in their natural growing conditions and no adjustments to the photos have been made for selling purposes. Photos displayed are to be used as a guide only, as the plants you received may vary in size and shape. The largest size we have available at the point of sale will be provided. For easy identification, a name tag will be provided.


All plants are sent bare-rooted with no soil or pot and also wrapped in paper. Posted on Monday to Wednesday each week and sent by Australia post service. Sent express post for any size parcel.

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Weight0.08 kg
Dimensions13 × 10 × 10 cm


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