• Why this cactus is listed for $250,000

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    NYC's Cactus Store offers a wide range of unusual plants for sale, but their rarest is a Haageocereus tenuis, listed for sale on their website for $250,000. Gifted to the store's owners by a collector, the remaining population of the plant is expected to go extinct by 2024. Following is a transcript of the video.
    Christian Cummings: We either specialize in very old plants, plants that are growing in a very rare and unique way or very rare plants. We don't sell a lot of young plants and pristine plants. Actually a lot of the plants here are the same plants that you see at Home Depot...
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  • Why this cactus is listed for $250,000

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    NYC's Cactus Store offers a wide range of unusual plants for sale, but their rarest is a Haageocereus tenuis, listed for sale on their website for $250,000. Gifted to the store's owners by a collector, the remaining population of the plant is expected to go extinct by 2024. Following is a transcript of the video.
    Christian Cummings: We either specialize in very old plants, plants that are growing in a very rare and unique way or very rare plants. We don't sell a lot of young plants and pristine plants. Actually a lot of the plants here are the same plants that you see at Home Depot...
    Read more ...