A small, globose cactus that assumes a broad, cylindrical shape when mature. This pretty cactus is prized for its long, harmless golden spines and small yellow flowers that appear at the top.
Non-toxic to animals.
- Family: Cactaceae
- Origin: Brazil
- Spring - Summer: Allow ⅔ of the soil to dry out between waterings
- Fall - Winter: Let the soil dry out completely between waterings.
- Ambient humidity: Low.
- Type of soil: Dry and draining.
- Brightness: High.
- Orientation: South or West at the edge of the window.
- Growth: Slow.
- Temperature: Hot.
- Between 15ᵒC and 30ᵒC
Diameter of the pot: 9 cm.
Grown in Quebec.
Like nature, each plant is unique. Natural articles are all different and may contain irregularities.