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 Ponge Plant Description
- Gymnocalycium Ponge Plant Specs and Regions
- Gymnocalycium Ponge Water and Light Recommendations
This fast-growing cactus is perfect for those who want to add a touch of the exotic to their home. Gymnocalycium Ponge is native to South America and can reach up to 12 inches in height. Its flowers are a beautiful pinkish-red color and appear in the springtime. This cactus is easy to care for and makes a great addition to any collection.
Native to: South America
Hardiness: 20-25° F
Zone: USDA Zone 9a
Recommended light conditions: Full Sun
Blommtime : Summer
Bloom Color : Yellow
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.