Barrel Cactus is a genus mostly native of Central and northern South America with a main distribution in arid areas in Mexico. Easily grown cacti with a round to elonganted body covered with strong spines and showy terminal flowers followed by large ovoid yellow to orange fruits. For any rich, very well drained soil in full sun throughout the year. Keep plants completely dry in winter a some 10°C.
Sow seeds flat on any rich, well drained substrate in full sun. Keep soil always slightly moist until germination occurs, then keep seedlings drier with sporadic irrigation in summer.
20 seeds per package.