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Rebutia fiebrigii

Barrel cactus

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  • Botanical name: Rebutia fiebrigii
  • Common name: Barrel cactus
  • Family: Cactaceae
  • Plant Type: Cactus or succulent, House plant
Flower colour:

Orange

Rebutia fiebrigii is a small barrel cactus, native to Bolivia and North-West Argentina. It has white spines in contrast with dark green foliage. Its daisy-like flowers are a striking orange colour.

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For best results grow Rebutia fiebrigii in cactus compost in a container, in bright light. It’s ideally grown as a houseplant but may be taken on to a sunny patio in summer. Water sparingly during the growing season, and feed once a month. Stop watering in autumn.

How to grow Rebutia fiebrigii

  • Plant size

    10cm height

    15cm spread

  • Sun exposure: Full sun
  • Hardiness: Tender
  • Soil type: Well drained / light / sandy

Plant calendar

A table displaying which months are best to sow, plant and harvest.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Plant
Plant

Do not Plant in January

Do not Plant in February

Do not Plant in March

Do not Plant in April

Do Plant in May

Do Plant in June

Do Plant in July

Do Plant in August

Do Plant in September

Do not Plant in October

Do not Plant in November

Do not Plant in December

Flowers
Flowers

Plant does not flower in January

Plant does not flower in February

Plant does not flower in March

Plant does not flower in April

Plant does not flower in May

Plant does not flower in June

Plant does flower in July

Plant does flower in August

Plant does not flower in September

Plant does not flower in October

Plant does not flower in November

Plant does not flower in December

Rebutia fiebrigii and wildlife

Rebutia fiebrigii has no particular known value to wildlife in the UK.

Is Rebutia fiebrigii poisonous?

Rebutia fiebrigii 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 Rebutia fiebrigii