Goat's Horns Cactus

Latin name: Astrophytum capricorne v. niveum
Common name: Goat's Horns Cactus
Plant group:
Cacti
Plant family:
Notocacteae
Climate:
Subtropical dry low-savanna or steppe climate
Minimal temperature: 5°C (41°F)
Optimal temperature: 10°C (50°F)
Recommended place:
bright
sunny
Soil:
humus-loam-sandy
Plant form:
oblong, oval
Height: 20 cm (7.8 in.)
Flower color:
dark yellow
Repotting: every 36 months (3 years)
Rarity: yes
Pests:
Greenhouse orthezia (Orthezia insignis)
Root nematode (Heterodera spp.)
Western flower thrips ( Frankliniella occidentalis)
Privet mite (Brevipalpus obovatus)
Diseases:
Basal rot (Sclerotium cacticola)
Fire Blight  (Erwinia)
Bacterial wilt (Pseudomonas)
Bacterial diseases ()
Fungal wilt (Verticillium)
Yellow fungus (Fusarium oxysporum)
Origin country:
Mexico
Origin zone:
Origin territory:
Americas
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