A picture of a Gymnocalycium andreae

Gymnocalycium andreae

Gymnocalycium andreae

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Tender

H1c

RHS hardiness

5°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

80cm

Max

10cm

10cm

Min

10cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Gymnocalycium andreae Overview

This genus consists of about 50 species of low rounded cacti with shallow sometimes spirally arranged ribs, The ribs are slightly curved and rather sparse, and they will produce funnel-shaped flowers which are large for the size of the plants.

Common problems with Gymnocalycium andreae

How to propagate Gymnocalycium andreae

Seed

Propagation is from seed in the spring or from offsets in the summer.

Other uses of Gymnocalycium andreae

Indoor