Cultivation: This plants offers no cultivation difficulties.
copious waterings in summer, keep dry in winter.
Frost Tolerance: Quite frost resistant if kept dry (-5° C
with a high potassium fertilizer in summer.
Light shade (avoid strong sun exposures)
Propagation: Seeds (seldom produces offsets)
Notes: The synonym name
Gymnocalycium venturianum is very common in collections and even
at cactus nurseries. It is a very variable species in its general
appearance, there are also many hybrids with a wide range of flower
Photo of conspecific taxa, varieties, forms and
cultivars of Gymnocalycium baldianum.
- Gymnocalycium baldianum
- Gymnocalycium baldianum "YELLOW"