Mammillaria Hahniana
  Light requirements High Water requirements Low Ease of care Easy Size Medium Toxicity Non-toxic Zone 9a to 10b Temperature resistance Mildly frost-hardy Growth speed Slow Indoor growing Suitable   Taking Care Of Mammillaria Hahniana "Old Lady Cactus" Ideal conditions Outdoors is where Mammillaria Hahniana "Old Lady Cactus" truly thrives, even though it can be successfully grown inside as well. The Old Lady Cactus favors partial to full sun and warm temperatures. It’s somewhat frost-hardy (can survive in temperatures as low...
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...
Opuntia Microdasys Monstrose
  Light requirements High Water requirements Low Ease of care Easy Size Large Toxicity Non-toxic Zone 10a Temperature resistance Not cold-hardy Growth speed Slow Indoor growing Suitable   Taking Care Of Opuntia Microdasys Monstrose “Crazy Bunny Ears” Ideal conditions Having high light demands, Opuntia Microdasys Monstrose “Crazy Bunny Ears” will do best outdoors. The Crazy Bunny Ears cactus does well when provided with at least 6 hours of full sun per day, and while this isn’t impossible to ensure for indoor...
How To Dye Succulents With Food Coloring
Nowadays, it is common to see succulents in different colors. If you go to a garden shop, you will find a variety of succulents in your favorite colors. Colored succulents are desirable because of their attractive colors. They are also kept for their aesthetic value and their health benefits. Plants naturally purify the atmosphere and make the air more...
fastest growing succulents
The succulent craze hit the big botany market way back in late 2015. With their beautiful geometry, it was really just a matter of time before people started to pick up how Instagram-worthy these curious, fleshy plants are. Since then, they’ve turned into a mainstay on social media, becoming something of an essential component for fashionable flat-lays and stylish...
Melocactus Azureus
  Light requirements High Water requirements Low Ease of care Easy Size Large Toxicity Non-toxic Zone 10a Temperature resistance Not frost-hardy Growth speed Medium Indoor growing Suitable   Taking Care Of Melocactus Azureus Ideal conditions Growing up to the quite considerable 12 inches of height and 8 inches of diameter, the magnificent Melocactus Azureus is best to grow outdoors. Another reason to keep this cactus outdoors is its light demands – full to partial sun is the best for this cactus. Temperature-wise,...
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...
Mammillaria Bombycina
  Light requirements High Water requirements Low Ease of care Easy Size Large Toxicity Non-toxic Zone 9a to 11b Temperature resistance Mildly frost-hardy Growth speed Medium Indoor growing Suitable   Taking Care Of Mammillaria Bombycina "Silken Pincushion" Ideal conditions Like many cacti, Mammillaria Bombycina "Silken Pincushion" thrives outdoors due to its high light needs. Outdoors is where access to sunlight is the easiest for the cactus. Growing the Silken Pincushion cactus indoors is possible as well. But if you want this cactus...
Mammillaria Pilcayensis Cristata
  Light requirements High Water requirements Low Ease of care Easy Size Medium Toxicity Non-toxic Zone 9a to 10b Temperature resistance Mildly frost-hardy Growth speed Slow Indoor growing Suitable   Taking Care Of Mammillaria Pilcayensis Cristata Ideal conditions Mammillaria Pilcayensis Cristata is a great outdoor cactus thanks to its cold-resistance. Not that you should keep this cactus outdoors in winter, but it can survive temperatures down to 20 degrees Fahrenheit (-6.6 degrees C) if kept dry. Indoor keeping is also possible with...
Mammillaria Gracilis Fragilis
  Light requirements High Water requirements Low Ease of care Easy Size Small Toxicity Non-toxic Zone 9b to 10b Temperature resistance Not cold-hardy Growth speed Fast Indoor growing Suitable   Taking Care Of Mammillaria Gracilis Fragilis "Thimble Cactus" Ideal conditions Mammillaria Gracilis Fragilis "Thimble Cactus" is a cactus that loves bright light (shaded to full sun), requires little water, and thrives in warmer temperatures. This cactus may tolerate short-term exposure to low temperatures, but it shouldn’t be kept in temperatures below...