• Frost Tolerance: No
  • Minimum Avg. Temperature: 30°F 
  • Sun Exposure: Full Sun
  • Growth Habits: up to 3′ wide
  • Watering Needs: Summer – Regular / Winter – Light
  • Propagation: Offsets, seeds 
  • Zone: 9a

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The Parodia Leninghuasii is a beautiful cactus with a golden glow, given its nickname of the “Golden Ball Cactus”. The golden glow comes from the cactus’ yellow spines. The cactus is to grow over 12 inches and can reach up to 24 inches if the cactus grows outside a small pot.

The Golden Ball Cactus is to be kept in bright full sunlight. The cactus will not survive a hard frost environment. The cactus needs to be watered when the soil becomes dry to the touch. The cactus should be watered regularly in the summer and lightly in the winter.

Additional information

Additional information

Weight .15 lbs
Dimensions 4 × 4 × 4 in