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Gymnocalycium baldianum “Chin Cactus” - 2.5

Price: $6.50

Sku: 0850638


Gymnocalycium baldianum (chin cactus) is a semi-flattened globular dark green, species with appressed spines along shallow ribs. It also produces absolutely dynamite flowers. They’re 1.5 inches in diameter and can be white, light pink, red, hot pink, or even coral or salmon. Prefers filtered light or shade. Plant in a porous cactus mix with adequate drainage. Gymnocalycium species, as a rule, do not care for hot, stuffy locations, instead preferring cool, airy, shady areas. 


Recommended pairings: Coming soon
Bloom time: Spring to summer
Size: 4 inches tall
Plant in porous soil with adequate drainage
Provide filtered light
Water thoroughly when soil is completely dry to the touch 
Hardiness: USDA Zone 9a (20-25° F)



Part of what makes succulents so fascinating are the myriad ways they express themselves throughout the year, depending on light, season, temperature, soil, and hydration. For those and other reasons, the plants you receive may not look exactly as they appear on our website.


Caring for your new plant is easy with Greg's help. You'll receive a companion app that provides ongoing Gymnocalycium baldianum “Chin Cactus” - 2.5 care, plant health tips, and help from a community of other Altman customers that will ensure your new plant thrives in its new home.

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