- Botanical name: Gymnocalycium denudatum
- Common name: Cactus
- Family: Cactaceae
- Plant Type: Cactus or succulent, House plant, Evergreen
Gymnocalycium denudatum is a rounded, dark green cactus. Unusually, its spines are flattened against the the body of the cactus, making them practically harmless. It produces creamy white flowers that are 7cm wide in spring and summer.
Gymnocalycium denudatum is very easy to grow on a sunny windowsill. Water freely in summer and feed with a high potassium feed.
How to grow Gymnocalycium denudatum
South facing, east facing, west facing
- Sun exposure: Dappled shade, full sun
Gymnocalycium denudatum and wildlife
Gymnocalycium denudatum has no particular known value to wildlife in the UK.
Is Gymnocalycium denudatum poisonous?
Gymnocalycium denudatum has no toxic effects reported.
No reported toxicity to Birds
No reported toxicity to Cats
No reported toxicity to Dogs
No reported toxicity to Horses
No reported toxicity to Livestock
No reported toxicity to People