- Bright, indirect sunlight
- Let the soil dry completely before watering
- Well-drained soil
- Cactus fertiliser monthly during the growing season
- 9°C and above
This small grafted cactus comes in numerous striking colours, including this brilliant red. Although small in stature, these are statement potted plants that add a burst of colour and character to every space they occupy.
The ceramic planters depicted in the product photographs are for representation purposes only. Your plants will be delivered in premium quality plastic planters.
Moon cacti are created by grafting mutant strains that completely lack chlorophyll onto the Hylocereus cactus, creating the vibrant houseplant.
Placement: Near a south-facing window
What are the white spots on the moon cactus?
Mealybug infestation creates the appearance of white fuzz.
When to graft moon cactus?
Summer – April-June.
How to graft moon cactus?
Choose a healthy plant and prepare a scion with clean, sterile instruments. Cut off 2.5cm of the stem, prepare the rootstock by beheading the cactus, and set the scion on the cut portion of the rooted rootstock. Use rubber bands to join the pieces and continue regular cactus care.
Do moon cactus grow flowers?
Do moon cactus change colour?
Add Green Vedam’s red little fireball to your home, knowing it does not require too much attention and can do what it does best – stay and look pretty!