Corryocactus erectus

Common Name: Red Hot Chili Pepper

Corryocactus erectus, commonly known as the Red Hot Chili Pepper Cactus. The Red Hot Chili Pepper Cactus is a slender cactus fingers arise from a clump to 18 inches tall, bearing brilliant orange-red flowers at the tips of this blooming cactus almost year-round. These fingers, or stems, are green with a coating of fine spines creating a silvery haze as the sun lights them up!

  • Type: Cactus
  • Exposure: Full Sun
  • Height: 1 Foot 6 Inches
  • Hardy To: 25° F
  • Blooms: Orange, Year-Round