The Serious Cereus Collection
The Apple Cactus (Cereus Repandus) This is the plant from the cover of my book,
Alternative Crops for Drylands. It has been cultivated on a commercial scale in the
Negev Desert of Israel, and is well-adapted to southern California climates.
40 - 1 Gallon Plants
45 - 5 Gallon Plants including this novel mutant variety:
All plants have been grown from seed, so each individual plant is a
genetically distinct specimen. Cross-pollination amongst genetically
distinct specimens is necessary to produce fruit. Expect the five-gallon
plants to begin flowering and fruiting in 3-5 years. Additionally, the
stems are edible and taste similar to nopalitos.
This is a great opportunity to select new cultivars of an alternative,
$795 For The Lot