Moon Cactus

Gymnocalycium mihanovichii

How to care for Moon Cactus

Shape

Light: Full Sun

Place in a bright room that is sun drenched almost all day. Or directly in a south-facing window.

watering

Watering need: Minimum demand

All of the soil should be dry before watering. If the soil is still moist, you risk giving this plant too much water which can make it start to rot. When you water this plant, water well and then allow the soil to dry out completely before you water it again.

fertilizer

Fertilizing need: Minimum demand

This plant does not need very much fertilizing, but giving them some extra nutrients every once in a while is important to keep them green, promote good growth and to stay healthy. You can find more info below how to best fertilize this plants.

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This is actually two cacti (often Gymnocalycium and Hylocereus) grafted into one.

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The Best Way to Water Your Moon Cactus

Some plants require less water than others. Plants with so-called minimal water needs like the Moon Cactus can tolerate drying out completely, and so only need infrequent watering.

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How to Fertilize Your Moon Cactus

Like almost all other plants, succulents need nutrients to grow and stay healthy.

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How to Repot Your Moon Cactus

Like almost all other plants, succulents require repotting every now and then in order to stay happy and healthy.

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