Cereus tetragonus monstrose

Scientific Name:  Cereus tetragonus monstrose
Common Name:  Fairy Castles
Other Names:   
Etymology:  Cereus: cereus (wax taper or candle) [Latin]
Tetragonus: tetra (four); gonus (knee or angle) [Greek]
Monstrose: abnormal growth
Origin:  Brazil
South America
Light:  Full sun.
Soil:  Typical mix: 1 part potting soil to 1 part coarse sand.
Water:  Typical: Drench soil and let dry from Spring through Fall. Water sparingly during Winter dormancy period.
Min Temperature:  40F.
Blooms:  Unknown
Comments:  Received this plant from Leslie. Three or four cuttings salvaged from a plant left out in the cold.
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