Gymnocalycium ritterianum
Gymnocalycium ritterianum
Gymnocalycium ritterianum
Gymnocalycium ritterianum
Gymnocalycium ritterianum
Gymnocalycium ritterianum
Gymnocalycium ritterianum
Gymnocalycium ritterianum
Gymnocalycium ritterianum

Gymnocalycium ritterianum

(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.)

Origin: Argentina

It is a variable small cactus, usually solitary to occasionally clustering.

Cultivation: It is a summer grower species that offers no cultivation difficulties. Water regularly in summer (but do not overwater ) Keep this plant almost dry in winter at a minimum temperature of 0°C, prefer relatively rich substrate and low pH compost (if possible not limestone) otherwise growth will stop altogether. Feed with a high potassium fertilizer in summer. It is quite frost resistant if kept dry (hardy to -5° C)
Sun Exposure: Light shade. It may tolerate bright situations but is likely to suffer from sun scorch or stunted growth if over exposed to direct sunlight during the hottest part of the day in summer. This plant needs plenty of space for its roots, repotting should be done every other year or when the it has outgrown its pot.

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

Blooming Season Mid spring-early summer
Common Name Gymnocalycium jochumii
Dormancy -
Family Cactaceae
Flower Pink
Frost Tolerance -5° C
Growth Rate -
Hardiness Zone 9b to 11
Height Under 6 in. (15 Cm)
Origin Argentina
Pot Size 3.5"
Scientific Name Gymnocalycium ritterianum
Shape Globose
Sun Exposure Full sun to light shade

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04/25/2022
Molly B.
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Impressed

We were very impressed #1 with the website and the information provided there along with the product, and product packaging. Thank you

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04/07/2022
Matthew A.
United States United States

Great Looking Cactus

Arrived healthy and in great shape. Cactus was larger then expected so that was great.

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02/03/2022
Dora F.
United States United States

great plants

excellent waiting to see the flowers

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08/16/2021
Le S.

BIG and beautiful! Thanks for another love...

BIG and beautiful! Thanks for another lovely Cactus!

Gymnocalycium ritterianum

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