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.
- Lobivia Achnacantha Plant Description
- Lobivia Achnacantha Plant Specs and Regions
- Lobivia Achnacantha Water and Light Recommendations
Looking for a beginner-friendly cactus that's still beautiful and interesting? Look no further than the Lobivia Arachnacantha! This cactus gets its unique name from Greek for "with spider web-shaped thorns", and it lives up to its name with its intricate web of thorns. But don't let that discourage you - this cactus is still quite resistant and can bloom brightly yellow flowers that are sure to please even the non-cactophile in your life. So if you're looking for a unique and beginner-friendly cactus, the Lobivia Arachnacantha is the perfect choice!
Native to: Bolivia
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.