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Parodia sanguiniflora FG16 SEEDS

Parodia sanguiniflora FG16 SEEDS

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Cultivating Parodia sanguiniflora from seeds is an exciting venture for cactus enthusiasts. This species, native to South America, particularly in Argentina and Uruguay, boasts distinctive globular or cylindrical stems adorned with spines and stunning crimson flowers.

To begin cultivation, select a well-draining cactus potting mix or create a blend of sand, perlite, and peat moss. Fill small pots or seed trays with the mix, leaving some space at the top for sowing the seeds.

Carefully place the Parodia sanguiniflora seeds on the soil surface, evenly distributing them across the container. Press them gently into the soil, ensuring good contact without burying them too deeply.

Water the soil lightly after sowing the seeds to settle them in place. Keep the soil consistently moist but not waterlogged, as excessive moisture can lead to rot.

Place the pots or trays in a warm, bright location, such as a sunny windowsill or greenhouse, to encourage germination. Parodia sanguiniflora seeds typically germinate best at temperatures around 70-80°F (21-27°C).

Germination can take several weeks to months, so patience is essential. Once the seedlings emerge, continue to provide them with ample sunlight and water, allowing the soil to dry out between waterings to prevent root rot.

As the seedlings grow, they can be transplanted into larger pots filled with well-draining soil. Parodia sanguiniflora thrives in warm, arid conditions and prefers full sun.

With proper care and patience, Parodia sanguiniflora will reward you with its charming appearance and vibrant blooms, making it a delightful addition to any cactus collection or desert-themed garden.

BE AWARE THAT PICTURE SHOW ADULT PLANT NOT FOR SALE THE OFFER IS FOR SEEDS

Botanical family: Cactaceae

Botanical genus: Parodia

Botanical species: Parodia sanguiniflora

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