(This plant comes in a 3.5-inch pot. All our plants are grown under the same conditions, although not all the plants are the same. You will receive a similar plant in size and shape to the ones in the pictures. Our plants are hand-picked and carefully selected to bring you the best quality possible. Please allow us up to 3 business days to process your order. If you wish to receive your order on a specific date, or have special instructions, please add a note at the checkout. The plant is shipped in its pot to prevent any damage to the roots.)
The Yellow chin-cactus, Gymnocalycium reductum var. leeanum, is a small cactus that usually grows in clumps. This species flowers readily and profusely. Moreover, the flowers are large (5-6 cm in diameter), pale yellow and remarkably long-lasting, a single bloom often surviving for ten days or more. Gymnocalycium leeanum is a particularly good species to have, it flowers are among the first cactus flowers to appear each year. Buds are seen in February usually and the first blooms may open at the beginning of March and continue into autumn.
Some of the information in this description has been found at desert-tropicals.com, llifle.com and cactus-art.biz