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Echinocactus grusonii 120mm


Echinocactus grusonii, also known as the Golden Barrel Cactus, is native to central Mexico. This plant is characterized by its spherical shape, ribbed texture, and golden-yellow spines. The Golden Barrel Cactus is known for its slow growth rate and can live for many years, making it a popular choice for desert gardens and xeriscaping. This cactus is also known for its ability to store water in its thick stem, allowing it to survive in arid conditions.

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Plant care info

Golden Barrel Cactus Care Info

The Golden Barrel Cactus thrives in bright, indirect light and is best suited near a sunny window indoors or in a sunny spot in the garden.

  • Lighting: Place in a bright, sunny location for optimal growth.
  • Watering: Allow the soil to dry out completely between waterings, then water thoroughly. Reduce watering in winter.
  • Humidity: Low humidity levels are preferred, making it perfect for arid climates.
  • Temperature: Keep the plant in a warm environment, between 18-24 degrees Celsius.
  • Fertilizer: Feed with a cactus fertilizer once a month during the growing season in spring and summer.
  • Toxicity: The Golden Barrel Cactus is non-toxic to humans and pets, making it a safe addition to any home.

With the right care, your Golden Barrel Cactus will thrive and add a touch of desert beauty to your space.

Weight 1.5 kg

Canberra plant delivery info

This plant will be delivered as it is shown in the photos. Currently, we are limiting delivery to Canberra only, this allows us to hand-deliver the plants in their nursery container with potting mix as shown in the images. All plants are guaranteed to be delivered in 100% healthy condition. Plants can vary in size and colour based on the growing conditions and season. The plant you receive may be smaller or larger than the plant in the images. It may also be displaying different colours or attributes.

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