How to care for Cleistocactus icosagonus
Cleistocactus icosagonus needs 0.5 cups of water every 12 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Dallas, Texas.
Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.
February 3rd, 2023
Sunlight energy as measured by “net radiation” in Dallas is currently medium 👌.
The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in determinin…
February 1st, 2023
Dallas is trending towards greater sunlight intensity!
The amount of sunlight in Dallas is expected to increase by 28.3% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 11.2 megajoules of energy per m2 per…
February 2nd, 2023
This month, Dallas is getting an average of 6.9 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.
Hours of daylight will increase by 8.6% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 10.9 total hours of dayli…
Cleistocactus icosagonus love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to ensure it receives enough light to survive during this time of reduced sunlight intensity in Dallas, Texas ⛅.
Cleistocactus icosagonus does not tolerate low-light 🚫.
Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.
By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.
To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Cleistocactus icosagonus after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.