Gymnocalycium (Gymnocalycium hossei)

Botanical names:
Gymnocalycium hossei Accepted
Gymnocalycium mazanense Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Cactus/Succulent
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Leaves: Other: Leaves present as spines (modified leaves).
Fruit: Dehiscent
Flowers: Showy
Bloom Size: Under 1"
1"-2"
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Alpine Gardening
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Offsets
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Tolerates poor soil
With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth
Conservation status: Least Concern (LC)

Conservation status:
Conservation status: Least Concern

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