Please note: In certain circumstance where we believe a cactus may ship better bare root we may ship it bare root rather than with a pot in soil.
Gymnocalycium Cardenesianus Plant Description
Looking for a low-maintenance cactus to add to your collection? The Gymnocalycium Cardenesianus is a great choice! This small, flattened cactus has olive green skin and robust spines that recurve back toward the stem. It's a slow grower, so it won't take over your space, and it usually stays solitary. The best part of this cactus is its beautiful white to cream funnelform flowers. So if you're looking for a pretty and easy-to-care-for cactus, the Gymnocalycium Cardenesianus is the perfect plant for you!
Gymnocalycium Cardenesianus Plant Specs and Regions
Native to: Argentina
Hardiness: 20-25° F
Zone: USDA Zone 9a
Recommended light conditions: Full Sun
Blommtime : Summer
Bloom Color : Yellow
Gymnocalycium Cardenesianus Water and Light Recommendations
Watering Needs Indoors: Instead of giving your succulents gradual sips of water throughout the week, give them a good soaking, to the point where water runs out the drainage holes at the bottom of the pot. Be sure to empty the water that runs into the saucer, succulents do not like to sit in water. Then let the soil dry out completely before watering again.
Watering Needs Outdoors: In the Summer water your succulents every two weeks, by soaking them and letting them dry before watering again. In the Winter water your succulents once a month.
Technical Information About This Plant
- Requires bright light for most of the day. Or constant dappled shade.
- Best to water every 1-2 weeks.