SCARLET BALL CACTUS

SCARLET BALL CACTUS

BOTANICAL NAME: Parodia haselbergii
ORIGIN: Native to Brazil and the highlands of South America

LIGHT: Tolerates low light, prefers bright indirect sun
WATER: Let it dry out before watering
SOIL: Rich, fast-draining cactus mix
AIR: Protect from intense heat

CARE: Cut down on water in winter. To repot a cactus, make sure the soil is dry before repotting.

TRIVIA: It is a solitary, fast growing, little cactus. It is a heavy bloomer that can sport showy deep orange flowers for a long period of time.

WARNING: Flowers are non-toxic, glochids irritate the skin.