Gymnocalycium denudatum

Gymnocalycium denudatum

Cactus

  • Botanical name: Gymnocalycium denudatum
  • Common name: Cactus
  • Family: Cactaceae
  • Plant Type: Cactus or succulent, House plant, Evergreen
Flower colour:

White

Foliage colour:

Green

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.

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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

  • Plant size

    10cm height

    15cm spread

  • Aspect

    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:

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

Plants that go well with Gymnocalycium denudatum

Cactus plants to grow - Ferocactus pilosus
Plants

Ferocactus pilosus

Mexican fire barrel cactus