Eulychnia saint-pieana:

  • Eulychnia saint-pieana
  • Eulychnia saint-pieana

This seed-grown inhabitant of the fog drenched Atacama Desert is almost unrecognizable in cultivation without the dense mats of lichen that cover wild plants. These giants grow alongside Copiapoa in some of the most exciting habitats on Earth, but are disappearing even faster than their ancient neighbors due to the climate crisis. 


Dimensions: Plant shown in a 3.5" pot.

Water: Water more frequently in the spring and summer, during its growing season. 

Sun Exposure: Some shade to full sun. 

Soil: 60% pumice + 40% regular potting mix or Stone Eaters Soil.

Temperature: Keep above 50°F.

Fertilize: During the spring/summer growing season with Super Kabuto Fertilizer.


**Below freezing where you're ordering from? Add a Heat Pack**

Regular price $75.00


  • U.S. shipping only.
  • Plants ship bare root, pot/soil not included.
  • If you are ordering from an area with weather below 32 degrees, please purchase a heat pack and use priority shipping. If you decline to do this Cactus Store is not responsible for damaged plants. Heat Pack $3.00