Astrophytum capricorne - Goat's Horn Cactus

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  • Origin: Native to Mexico
  • Common Name: Goat's Horn Cactus
  • General Care: Easy to care for and suitable for beginners. Low maintenance required.
  • Growing Periods: Actively grows during spring and summer, with slower growth in fall and winter.
  • Soil Recommendations: Well-draining soil is crucial to prevent root rot. A cactus or succulent mix is recommended.
  • Hardiness Zones: Suitable for zones 9-11. Can be grown indoors in colder regions.
  • Light Needs: Prefers bright, direct sunlight. Provide ample sunlight for optimal growth.
  • Pet Safety: Astrophytum capricorne is generally considered safe for pets. However, it's always best to monitor them and prevent excessive chewing or ingestion.
  • Additional Note: You will receive a similar plant in color and size, semi-bare root for pots larger than 2.5 inches.

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FOR WINTER MONTHS: If you experience sustained cold weather temperatures under 38 degrees, we encourage you to add a 72-Hour heat pack to your order to ensure the safest arrival of your new plants during cold weather conditions.  To order a 72-Hour heat pack, click HERE.