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.
- Notocactus Leninghausii Plant Description
- Notocactus Leninghausii Plant Specs and Regions
- Notocactus Leninghausii Water and Light Recommendations
Notocactus Leninghausii is a highly sought-after species for its unique spines that take on a beautiful, electrified glistening haze of completely harmless golden spines. Additionally, they are cultivated for the opportunity to view their stunning, silky yellow flowers. Flowers bloom numerous times annually. This species takes on a columnar form, but only reaches a mature height of 3'. Consequently, Notocactus Leninghausii makes for an excellent addition to any windowsill garden or rockery. They are low-maintenance and easy to care for, making them the perfect plant for any cacti enthusiast - beginner or experienced!
Native to: Southern Brazil
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.