Cowboy Cactus Euphorbia Ingens
Pot type (sold separately) Nursery Pot — Free
Euphorbia Ingens

Cowboy Cactus


Howdy partner, if you are looking for the perfect cartoon style cactus then I'm the one for you. Just watch out for my prickly spines!

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To see me at my best

I love bright direct sunshine, water me every few weeks in summer and less frequently in winter.

Size guide

Width Height Diameter
Medium: 75cm 30 75 19

Height is measured from the bottom of the plastic nursery pot (please allow a +/-10% variance). Diameter is the nursery pot diameter, so to get a pot that fits, the pot diameter should be bigger.

How to look after me

  • Light


    I love sun - give me as much as possible!

  • Water


    Give me a drink every week or so in summer and just occasionally over the cooler months.

  • Food


    Feed me once in spring and once in summer.

  • Climate


    You don't need to give me any extra humidity as I like it dry.

  • Other Maintentance


    Dust me every month or so using a soft brush to open up my pores.

Things to look out for

  • Look Out

    Falling over

    Due to shallow roots and their height they can be prone to falling over.
  • Look Out

    White sap

    This sap can leak out if the exterior is punctured, be careful as it is toxic.

Health impacts

  • Toxic


    The white sap is highly toxic.

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