What is the plant
Stenocactus multicostatus is a succulent species native to high, dry, grassy meadowlands, during times of drought it often hides in the rocky soil. It is small growing and easy to care, great for beginning collectors.
Stenocactus multicostatus more often known as Echinofossulocactus multicostatus is a low-growing cactus with a lot of narrow, very acute and straight or wavy ribs, densely pleated together giving a wrinkled look to its near globular shape, with short 6 to 18 soft flattened brownish spines, arranged crosswise, but there is a great variation among plants of different origin both in spination, body shape and number of ribs. It is native to Mexico.
If you’ve recognized any mistakes feel free to notify us about it. This would help us to provide only the best-quality information.