Ferocactus macrodiscus
Ferocactus macrodiscus
Ferocactus macrodiscus
Ferocactus macrodiscus
Ferocactus macrodiscus

Ferocactus macrodiscus

(This plant comes in a 3.5" pot. You will receive a very similar plant to the one in the picture. It may or may not be blooming at the time of your purchase. The plant is shipped in its pot to prevent any damage to the roots).

Origin and habitat: Ferocactus macrodiscus is endemic to Mexico.

Cultivation: Slow growing to start, but it does well under cultivation. Grow it in full sun throughout the year. In winter keep completely dry at 10°C, but it can tolerate sporadic light frost. Unlike other Ferocacti that flowers only as large adult, Ferocactus macrodiscus will flower at a reasonable size in a small pot in a glasshouse


Some of the information in this description has been found at desert-tropicals.com, llifle.com and cactus-art.biz

Blooming Season Spring-summer
Common Name Candy cactus
Dormancy Winter
Family Cactaceae
Flower Pink
Frost Tolerance 10°c
Growth Rate Slow growth
Hardiness Zone 9b to 11b
Height 10 cm
Origin Mexico
Pot Size 3.5"
Scientific Name Ferocactus macrodiscus
Shape Globose
Sun Exposure Full sun

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Good shape!

Order arrived in good shape! Thank you!

Ferocactus macrodiscus

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