Moon cactus growing cactus of the genus Gymnocalycium, also known as Gymnocalycium mihanovichii, Moon cactus perennial evergreen used as ornamental plant, can grow in mediterranean, desert, subtropics, temperate or tropics climate or as houseplant and growing in hardiness zone 9-11.
Moon cactus stems
Stem color can be: red, purple, yellow, orange, the stem round
Flower color pink the flower multi-petals
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Requirements for Moon cactus growing and care:
Well drain soil
What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Vegetative Reproduction
Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?
Yes (for the colored plants need to graft on regular cactus)
Difficulties or problems when growing:
Can’t grow without the base of the graft
Pests and diseases:
How to prune:
No need to prune moon cactus, but the base of the graft need to without new stems
Size of the plant:
1-10 cm (0.15-4 inches), the base of the graft depend what you choose to use
Growth speed in optimal condition:
Small amount of water
Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Half Shade / Full Shade
Is it possible to grow as houseplant?
Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
Spring / Summer
General information about the flower
Pink multi petals flowers