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Bronze Medal

Oroya peruviana

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Sku: 0850801

This is a variable species from Peru, usually a solitary flattened stem that eventually becomes a short column. The spines are more or less curved toward the body and look super nifty in the sun. The flowers are small, pink, and bloom in the summer.


Recommended pairings: Coming soon
Bloom time: Summer
Size: Up to 12 inches high and 8 inches wide
Plant in porous cactus soil with well-draining soil
Provide bright 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.

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