Rebutia

Rebutia spp.

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The genus Rebutia contains around 29 species of dwarf, clump-forming perennial cacti from the Cactaceae family. These plants are found in mountainous regions of Bolivia and northern Argentina. They are popular for their habit and splash of floral colour. Areoles have many short, bristly spines. Diurnal flowers are borne near the stem bases, making members of this genus popular in temperate greenhouses or as houseplants.
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Planning

Difficulty

Easy

Flowering time

Summer

Propagation

Special features

Attractive flowers

Indoor plant

Special features

Origin

Bolivia and northern Argentina

Environment

Light

Full Sun

Soil moisture

Dry

Frost hardiness

Tender

Personality

Family

Cactaceae

Flower colour

Red, Yellow, Orange, White, Pink

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