Echinocactus Grusonii (Golden Barrel Cactus)
$60.00 incl. GST
- The actual plant may differ as each pot has its own unique natural look and although look identical but never 100% similar to the image pictured here.
- Flowers/Fruits are seasonal and plants may not be with flowers/fruits at the time of order/delivery.
- Overall Height is measured from the bottom of the pot to the tallest point of the plant vertically.
- Plant Overall Height APPROXIMATELY:-
- 22cm for POT SIZE 30cm(Ø)
- Echinocactus grusonii or Kroenleinia Grusonii, popularly known as the golden barrel cactus, golden ball, or mother-in-law's cushion, is a species of barrel cactus that is endemic to east-central Mexico.
- It favors dry conditions, so plant in well-draining soil.
- A standard cactus mix will do, or combine potting soil and sand and/or perlite 50/50.
- Fertilizer is not necessary, however, if you feel the need to do so, you may use a water-based fertilizer at half strength.
- Bright indirect sunlight would be ideal.
- Water once or twice a week to keep the soil slightly wet.
- In winter, water less; just keep the soil from drying excessively; usually once a week.