Gymnocalycium morroense
Gymnocalycium morroense
Gymnocalycium morroense
Gymnocalycium morroense
Gymnocalycium morroense
Gymnocalycium morroense
Gymnocalycium morroense
Gymnocalycium morroense
Gymnocalycium morroense
Gymnocalycium morroense
Gymnocalycium morroense
Gymnocalycium morroense
Gymnocalycium morroense
Gymnocalycium morroense
Gymnocalycium morroense
Gymnocalycium morroense
Gymnocalycium morroense

Gymnocalycium morroense belongs to the Cactaceae family. A native of Argentina, the cactus is characterized by a solitary stem with a flattened body. The color of the stem varies between dull gray-green and light bluish-green. It has no distinct common name other than the biological name. The cactus grows to a height of 20 mm to 30 mm. Between spring and summer, this cactus is filled with funnel-shaped flowers. The plant becomes dormant in the cold season.

Growth Rate

The Gymnocalycium morroense is a fast-growing cactus.

Flowering

This cactus bears magenta, orange, purple-red, or white flowers between spring and summer.

Watering

Water the plant thoroughly once in 15 days and then let the soil dry thoroughly. Avoid watering in winter.

Soil

The soil should be well-draining - should contain either perlite or coarse sand.

Hardiness

The hardiness zone for this succulent is 8b - 10b. It is frost-hardy.

Light

This cactus needs bright indirect light.

Propagation

The best way to propagate the Gymnocalycium morroense is via seeds. Offsets can be used also but the appearance of offsets is pretty rare in this species.

Bring home the Gymnocalycium morroense from Planet Desert and make it a part of your xeriscaping garden.

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Gymnocalycium morroense

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Please note: All Landscape Ready plants that are in a 6-inch pot or larger WILL NOT come with a pot as it will be shipped bare root.

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Please note: Our large plants are many years old, and as a result, they might have minor scaring but will arrive 100% healthy and looking great.

Please note: Our large plants are shipped bare root. They are also many years old, and as a result, they might have minor scaring but will arrive healthy and looking great.

If you live in a cold climate and are expecting temperatures below 40 degrees within the next five days after placing your order, we highly recommend adding a heat pack to your order. If you do not order a heat pack, we do not send one with your order.

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To prevent plants from freezing while in transit, orders placed for areas with extreme severe freezing temperatures will be held for shipment until it is safe to ship.

Plants that are in 3.5" pots and smaller will be shipped in its pot to prevent any damage to the roots. Any plant that is 6" and larger WILL NOT come with a pot as it will be shipped bare root.

Depending on the species and season, 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.

We ship via USPS Priority Mail, and we calculate the shipping cost based on the weight and volume of your purchase. Care instructions are included in every package you order. Please allow us up to 3 business days to process your order. Depending on your location, we will ship the plants on a certain day to avoid transit time during weekends or holidays. If you wish to receive your order on a specific date, or have special instructions, please add a note on your order. If you have any questions or comments, please feel free to contact us at any time.

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Gymnocalycium morroense belongs to the Cactaceae family. A native of Argentina, the cactus is characterized by a solitary stem with a flattened body. The color of the stem varies between dull gray-green and light bluish-green. It has no distinct common name other than the biological name. The cactus grows to a height of 20 mm to 30 mm. Between spring and summer, this cactus is filled with funnel-shaped flowers. The plant becomes dormant in the cold season.

Growth Rate

The Gymnocalycium morroense is a fast-growing cactus.

Flowering

This cactus bears magenta, orange, purple-red, or white flowers between spring and summer.

Watering

Water the plant thoroughly once in 15 days and then let the soil dry thoroughly. Avoid watering in winter.

Soil

The soil should be well-draining - should contain either perlite or coarse sand.

Hardiness

The hardiness zone for this succulent is 8b - 10b. It is frost-hardy.

Light

This cactus needs bright indirect light.

Propagation

The best way to propagate the Gymnocalycium morroense is via seeds. Offsets can be used also but the appearance of offsets is pretty rare in this species.

Bring home the Gymnocalycium morroense from Planet Desert and make it a part of your xeriscaping garden.

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