The classical Myrtillocactus geometrizans ( a.k.a. “Blue Candle Cactus”) is a highly branched columnar candelabra like tree cactus with very characteristic waxy blue stems growing closely together. The flowers are creamy white and the fruit is an edible dark purple berry.
They are semi hardy, make sure that your Myrtillocactus are not exposed to temperatures below 25°F (-4°C) or they may die, nevertheless it is a good advice never let the nighttime’s temperatures fall below 50°F (10°C).
Scientific Name: Myrtillocactus geometrizans (Mart. ex Pfeiff.)
Common Names: Bilberry Cactus, Whortleberry Cactus, Blue Candle
Origin and Habitat: Northern-central Mexico
Caring tips: No direct sunlight, good airflow, suitable in air-con room, one teaspoon of water around the plant once a week, no fertilizer needed. Read more.
NOTE Plants come in different shapes and sizes. Hence it will not be exactly the same as the picture.
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