Melocactus matanzanus - Dwarf Turk's Cap Cactus
Melocactus matanzanus is a small cactus featuring a globose, bright green stem with rounded ribs and brownish-gray or white spines. It produces a dense mass of areoles covered with white wool and reddish-brown bristles at the stem's tip.
- Light: Filtered Sunlight – This plant needs bright, filtered light with ample airflow so place in front of a window.
- Water: Not Thirsty – This plant can go several weeks without water so only water it when the soil completely dries out.
- Tip: This plant needs porous soil with adequate drainage.