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Stenocereus Marginatus (Mexican Fence Post)

Stenocereus Marginatus
Mexican Fence Post

The Mexican Fencepost is an extremely desirable species that makes a striking focal point in a desert landscape. Known for its vertical vibrant columns. It's ribs are adorned with cream colored rows of miniscule spines. Because of the consistently vertical growth you can often find them planted as barriers close together to create a visually stunning living fence. Cold hardiness to 25°f.

Plant Type Cactus / Succulent
Exposure Full Sun, Partial Sun
Water Needs Low
Hardiness Zone Zone 9 (20° F)
Flower Color Pink
Flower Season Spring
Growth Rate Moderate, Slow
Height 12'
Spread 4'
Maintenance Low
Garden Uses Patio and Containers, Wall-Side Borders, Walls and Fences
Tolerance Drought, Heat
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