Astrophytum Asterias v Nudum - 10 Seeds - Unusual Cultivar Mexican Cacti Cactus
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This unusual Astrophytum is a spectacular spherical cactus from Mexico, with fuzzy areoles along its ribs. When mature, a showy solitary silver-yellow flower appears opening during the day and closing at night.
Grows to a maximum diameter of around 10 cm.
Keep perfectly dry in winter at temperatures from 5 to 15 degrees centigrade. (but it is relatively cold resistant and hardy to -7° (-10°)C for short periods)
In the rest period no high atmospheric humidity!!
They need a good amount of light shade to full sun to help to keep the plants healthy, although slow growth.