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Cleistocactus Strausii Seeds


Embark on a cactus-growing journey with Cleistocactus Strausii seeds for sale in Australia. Our premium commercial seeds, sourced from trusted wholesalers, promise quality and reliability. Each packet contains 20 seeds, ensuring a bountiful start to your cactus collection. Explore the convenience of buying cactus seeds online and elevate your gardening experience. Secure your packet now and watch as these seeds blossom into exquisite Cleistocactus Strausii specimens for your collection.

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Introducing the Cleistocactus Strausii, affectionately known as the Silver Torch or Wool Torch, this striking cactus is a must-have for any ardent gardener. Its slender and erect form boasts a green column adorned with short white hair-like spines, creating a visually captivating spectacle. During summer, indulge it with regular watering, ensuring the substrate dries completely before the next irrigation. In winter, maintain a drier environment to cater to its seasonal needs.

Thriving in full sun exposure, this resilient cactus appreciates a bit of shade during the scorching summer months. Repotting annually not only ensures its health but also promotes robust growth, making it a delightful addition to your collection.

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For enthusiasts seeking to buy cactus online in Australia, our nursery offers an extensive selection, including the rare Cleistocactus Strausii. Embrace the convenience of online shopping, explore our cactus for sale, and enhance your garden with unique specimens. Visit our online cactus nursery for a seamless experience, or drop by our physical location in Ipswich to witness the beauty firsthand. For inquiries, contact us, and let your gardening journey flourish with the enchanting Cleistocactus Strausii. Buy cactus online Australia and elevate your garden with this remarkable specimen.

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Also known as Cephalocereus Strausii, Pilocereus Strausii, Denmoza Strausii, Cleistocactus Nivosus


Australian Desert Blooms Nursery is producing many more succulents for you to buy online. If anytime this cactus is out of stock know for sure that it will be back as quickly as possible. We produce all our stock here in Ipswich near Brisbane.


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

Cleistocactus Strausii requires more light if it looks like stretching 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 the straight sun.

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.


We harvest our seeds all year round as well as buy commercial seeds from overseas. To always have different varieties coming through each year.

Sowing Instructions

Required for germination, light, heat, and humidity. The succulent mix should have good drainage with no fertilizer in it. The temperature for germination is about 15 degrees to 35 degrees. Cacti like to have a little bit of light for germination, but no direct sunlight. In the first 4-8 weeks of gemination place in shaded with indirect sunlight. Very important not to allow them to dry out and to keep them moist. Patience and experience as they are fragile plants. Gradually allow them to have more sunlight as they grow larger.


For selling purposes, the photo on the website has no adjustments, and also natural growing conditions. Used as a guide only, photos displayed may vary in size and shape then what you received. The largest size cactus or succulents, we have available at the point of sale will be provided. For easy identification, a name tag will be provided.


Cleistocactus Strausii  – Sent bare-rooted with no soil or pot and wrapped in paper. Posted on Monday to Wednesday each week and sent by Australia Post service. Sent express post for any size parcel.

Cacti and Succulents varieties for sale are available at the shop for purchase.

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