Echinopsis oxygona cactus in 2" pot

Also known as Easter Lily cactus or peanut cactus.

Perennial in Zones 8-12.

Native to southern Brazil, Uraguay and northern Argentina.

When blooming, it has large showy flowers in white or lavender that open in the evening and wilt the next day in the sun.

Grows well in full sun or part shade.  Heat and drought tolerant.


Image courtesy of Plantaflor USA