Mammillaria Rhodanth
  Light requirements Medium Water requirements Low Ease of care Easy Size Medium Toxicity Non-toxic Zone 9a to 10b Temperature resistance A little frost-hardy Growth speed Medium Indoor growing Suitable   Taking Care Of Mammillaria Rhodantha Ideal conditions Doing well in partial sun and in shaded locations, Mammillaria Rhodantha is fairly easy to grow both outdoors and indoors. However, the more light it gets, the better, so Mammillaria Rhodantha will thrive if kept outdoors. And being somewhat cold-hardy (down to 20...
How do cacti reproduce
Cacti are stem succulents. Their leaves and stems are thick, fleshy and engorged. They retain water in dry climates or dry soil conditions. They store water in their leaves,  stems, and roots. Because of their ability to retain moisture and their lovely healthy look, cacti are often grown as ornamental plants. They can thrive with less care than other...
Espostoa Melanostele
  Light requirements High Water requirements Low Ease of care Easy Size Very large Toxicity Non-toxic Zone 9a to 9b Temperature resistance Mildly frost-hardy Growth speed Medium Indoor growing Suitable when young   Taking Care Of Espostoa Melanostele “Peruvian Old Lady” Ideal conditions Espostoa Melanostele “Peruvian Old Lady” is ideally grown in the ground rather than potted. Growing fairly rapidly, the Peruvian Old Lady can quickly outgrow its pot and become bound by it, which will slow down its growth. Ground growing...
Cactus Care Guide
Regardless if you're looking to buy your first cactus or your 50th cactus, you might still be looking to understand the types of Cactus that are available and how to care for them properly.  Type of Cactus Available for Sale Before we get into the nitty-gritty of caring for and looking at what Cactus is for sale, we need some scientific...
Mammillaria Schwarzii
  Light requirements High Water requirements Low Ease of care Easy Size Small Toxicity Non-toxic Zone 9b to 10b Temperature resistance A little frost-hardy Growth speed Slow Indoor growing Suitable   Taking Care Of Mammillaria Schwarzii Ideal conditions Mammillaria Schwarzii is a typical succulent – it requires little water, needs warm temperatures, and prefers direct exposure to the sun. This cactus is a little frost-hardy as well (down to 25 degrees Fahrenheit/-3.8 degrees Celsius), but it shouldn’t be exposed to low...
Peyote_Cactus
When listing succulents suitable for indoor plants, cacti are always a top choice. A cactus is a unique succulent with unique flowers and a unique shape. There are several varieties of this gorgeous plant. In fact, it is possible to have a group of indoor plants that are all cacti. You will still have a unique and beautiful combination.  Another...
Ferocactus Glaucescens
  Light requirements High Water requirements Low Ease of care Easy Size Large Toxicity Non-toxic Zone 9b to 11b Temperature resistance Mildly frost-hardy Growth speed Slow Indoor growing Suitable   Taking Care Of Ferocactus Glaucescens “Blue Barrel Cactus” Ideal conditions Reaching 18 inches in diameter and over 1 foot in height, Ferocactus Glaucescens “Blue Barrel Cactus” is perhaps the best to keep outdoors for unimpeded growth. What also makes outdoors an optimal location for this cactus is its high light requirements. The...
Echinopsis chamaecereus 'Peanut Cactus': This is an easy growing clumping cactus. It produces long finger branches from the pot that have short spines that are relatively harmless. In late spring it'll produce beautiful vivid red and orange flowers that make it favorite for Cactus growers. Conditions The Peanut Cactus will not be able to tolerate a hard frost. If freezing conditions are...
Mammillaria Marksiana
  Light requirements High Water requirements Low Ease of care Easy Size Medium Toxicity Non-toxic Zone 9b to 11b Temperature resistance A little cold-hardy Growth speed Slow Indoor growing Suitable   Taking Care Of Mammillaria Marksiana Ideal conditions The ideal conditions for Mammillaria Marksiana are typical for a succulent – this cactus loves full sun, requires very little water, and does best in warm temperatures. Mammillaria Marksiana is a little frost-hardy (down to 25 degrees F/-3.9 degrees C), but it shouldn’t...
Jade Plant
Are you thinking of owning a succulent plant in a bid to get with the trend? Or you're considering gifting one to a friend on the basis of research findings that proximity to an indoor plant improves and fosters creativity? Are you unsure of which to get? Or of how much space it would occupy when it's fully grown?...