Old Man of the Mountain Cactus


Oreocereus trollii 'Old Man of the Mountain'  

Originally from South Bolivia and North Argentina, this shrubby columnar cactus is covered with fine, completely enveloping hair and powerful colored spines also known as Old Man of the Mountain. Grows in very arid mountainous area where its thick hair protects it against light night frosts and from the intense sunlight found at the altitude in which it resides.


  • Light : Full sun 
  • Water : Water only when soil is dry to touch. Increase water during active growth period If your container does not have drainage holes make sure not to overwater. 
  • Plant Tip :The Old Man Of The Mountain Cactus make a beautiful specimen, perfect for Cacti enthusiasts

2 Sizes Available : 12 x 6½” ,  16 x 7½”

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