Mammillaria Matudae Cristata
  Light requirements High Water requirements Low Ease of care Easy Size Medium Toxicity Non-toxic Zone 10a to 10b Temperature resistance Not cold-hardy Growth speed Medium Indoor growing Suitable   Taking Care Of Mammillaria Matudae Cristata Ideal conditions Mammillaria Matudae Cristata will thrive outdoors because it prefers partial to full sunlight. Indoor growing is also possible if you have a brightly lit spot for the cactus. The Mammillaria Matudae Cristata cactus isn’t cold-hardy and should be kept away from cold. This plant...
Bishop's Cap Cactus
  Light requirements Medium Water requirements Low Ease of care Easy Size Large Toxicity Non-toxic Zone 9a to 11b Temperature resistance A little frost-hardy Growth speed Slow Indoor growing Suitable   Taking Care Of Astrophytum Myriostigma 'Bishop's Cap Cactus' Ideal conditions Astrophytum Myriostigma 'Bishop's Cap Cactus' prefers shade to full sunlight, though it can benefit from direct sunlight on moderately warm days. Thanks to its not too high sunlight demands, the Bishop’s Cap Cactus can be grown either indoors or outdoors. In...
Mammillaria Bocasana
  Light requirements High Water requirements Low Ease of care Easy Size Medium Toxicity Non-toxic Zone 9b to 11b Temperature resistance Not frost-hardy Growth speed Fast Indoor growing Suitable   Taking Care Of Mammillaria Bocasana  Ideal conditions The Mammillaria Bocasana cactus is very similar to many other cacti in terms of its needs. Namely, it likes warmer temperatures, needs very little water, and likes full sun. Categorized in the USDA hardiness zones 9b-11b (25 – 50 degrees Fahrenheit, -3.9 – +10...
How Fast Do Cacti Grow
The cactus is a great beginner plant because it doesn’t require a lot of attention from you. They don’t need to be watered too often and are versatile enough to survive in most conditions. You are likely wondering how long it will take your cactus to grow, and how big it could end up being. It’s worth knowing this...
Oreocereus Celsianus
  Light requirements High Water requirements Low Ease of care Easy Size Very large Toxicity Non-toxic Zone 8a Temperature resistance Frost-hardy Growth speed Medium Indoor growing Suitable when young   Taking Care Of Oreocereus Celsianus “Old Man of the Andes” Ideal conditions Such a gigantic cactus as Oreocereus Celsianus “Old Man of the Andes” will thrive outdoors, mainly because it would be difficult or even impossible to accommodate its up to 10-12 feet height indoors. Young plants may be kept indoors,...
Can You Plant Succulents in Just Rocks or Gravel
 If there is a plant one could compare to the proverbial cat with nine lives, it would be succulents. They are known to be resilient and survive unfavorable conditions that other plants cannot. Planting succulents is, therefore, easy and stress-free. 400;">Succulents grow under challenging circumstances. They grow in deserts and close to seabeds where the soil is filled with minerals....
Echinocactus Grusonii
  Light requirements High Water requirements Low Ease of care Easy Size Medium Toxicity Non-toxic Zone 9-11 Temperature resistance Not frost-hardy Growth speed Slow Indoor growing Suitable   Taking Care Of Echinocactus Grusonii “Golden Barrel Cactus” Ideal conditions The golden barrel cactus is like many other cacti – it requires a good amount of light (full sun, to be precise), not too much water, and warm temperatures. In terms of temperatures, the ideal temperature for echinocactus grusonii is from 50 to 75...
Gymnocalycium Mihanovichii Friedrichii
  Light requirements High Water requirements Low Ease of care Easy Size Small Toxicity Non-toxic Zone 10a Temperature resistance Not frost-hardy Growth speed Slow Indoor growing Suitable   Taking Care Of Gymnocalycium Mihanovichii Friedrichii Ideal conditions The ideal conditions for the Gymnocalycium Mihanovichii Friedrichii cactus are full light, infrequent watering, and warm temperatures. Categorized in the cold hardiness zone 10a, this cactus should be kept away from temperatures lower than 30 degrees Fahrenheit (-1.1 degrees Celsius). Watering Gymnocalycium Mihanovichii Friedrichii requires very little...
Why Are Bear's Paw Succulent Leaves Falling Off
Do you love succulents and want to add more to your collection? Then, Bear’s Paw would make a nice addition to your collection.  This succulent plant is so adorable, it’s hard to resist yourself from buying it. The plant has soft, green fuzzy leaves with little teeth on the edges. The chubby leaves resemble bear paws and are the reason...
Astrophytum Ornatum
  Light requirements High Water requirements Low Ease of care Easy Size Medium Toxicity Non-toxic Zone 10a Temperature resistance Not frost-hardy Growth speed Medium Indoor growing Suitable   Taking Care Of Astrophytum Ornatum “Star Cactus” Ideal conditions Astrophytum Ornatum “Star Cactus” has typical succulent needs – it doesn’t tolerate frost, likes partial to full sun, and requires little water. This star-shaped cactus is thus best to keep outdoors where sunlight is readily available, though it may also be kept indoors. Watering Water your...