Notocactus Haselbergii

IMG_1978

This little cactus is a nice bloomer and the orange to red flowers provide a contrast to many of the pink blooms of many cactus.

IMG_1979 
You may see this cactus also identified as Parodia haselbergii. More experts changing the names on me. The plant is native to Brazil. I protect mine in the winter and do not consider it cold-hardy.

IMG_1981 
Notocactus haselbergii is a nice specimen to use in dish gardens, as it provides a pleasing ball shape to arrange with other shapes.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s