Common Name: Chin Cactus
Description: The Chin Cactus can be either a slow-clustering or singular ball cactus. Spines grow intermittently down the ridges surrounding the cactus and are usually yellow-brown in colour and can become twisted when grows up to 6 cm long.
Flowers: White or pale pink flowers grow up to 6 cm long
Size: Range up to 15 cm in diameter and 10 cm tall
Growing Season: Summer
Origin: Brazil, Paraguay and Bolivia
Positioning: Part shade
Care Instructions: This plant prefers light shading and protection from hot midday sun. Plant in very well draining, mineral compost that allows the roots to breath, as they are prone to rot. Likes to be rested throughout Winter and be kept mostly dry. At the end of Winter increase watering gradually as you do not want to shock the plant.