How to grow Echinocactus grusonii

Written by Maggie

Dec 03 2020

How to grow Echinocactus grusonii

The Echinocactus Grusonii needs to be given plenty of sunlight while it is being farmed.With the help of sunlight, the plants can grow well.At ordinary times, apply appropriate amount of water to the soil, but also to the appropriate amount of fertilizer maintenance.Every two years turn over the basin for soil, usable rural soil, perlite, gravel and other substances mixed to do matrix.Also turn over the basin for soil conservation in time.The growth temperature also needs to be controlled in winter.

Echinocactus Grusonii

1. Get plenty of light for Echinocactus Grusonii

Echinocactus Grusonii is a superior succulent.Usually in the process of breeding, it needs to be placed in sufficient sunlight for maintenance.The Echinocactus Grusonii grows stronger with the help of sunlight.But do not be exposed to the summer sun, it is easy to dehydrate the plant, affecting its normal growth.

2. Water and fertilizer management of Echinocactus Grusonii

Echinocactus Grusonii does not require much water.Usually in the process of aquaculture, the appropriate amount of soil spray water can be, to keep the soil slightly wet.And in the process of spring and autumn growth, it should be properly applied NPK compound fertilizer maintenance, so as to make it grow well.

Echinocactus Grusonii

3. Turn the pot and change the soil for Echinocactus Grusonii

In fact, the Echinocactus Grusonii also needs to be cured by timely turning the basin and changing the soil during the breeding process.It needs to be maintained in a larger container, and it needs to use a mixture of farm soil, perlite, gravel and other materials as the matrix, and can also use nutrient soil as a replacement basin soil.

4. Keep warm in winter for Echinocactus Grusonii

In general, the Echinocactus GrusonII is not very cold tolerant.If the temperature is lower than 10℃, the plant will enter the dormant period.In the process of winter breeding, it should be placed in the indoor place with sunshine, and the ambient temperature should never be lower than 5℃, so as to avoid frostbite of plants in low temperature.

Echinocactus Grusonii