Carpet Foxtail Cactus
Also known as
Coryphantha albicolumnaria, Coryphantha organensis, Coryphantha pygmaea, Coryphantha sneedii albicolumnaria, Coryphantha sneedii guadalupensis, Coryphantha sneedii leei, Coryphantha sneedii sneedii, Coryphantha strobiliformis orcuttii, Coryphantha vivipara sneedii, Escobaria albicolumnaria, Escobaria guadalupensis, Escobaria leei, Escobaria orcuttii, Escobaria orcuttii koenigii, Escobaria orcuttii macraxima, Escobaria orcuttii macraxina, Escobaria organensis, Escobaria sandbergii, Escobaria sneedii leei, Escobaria sneedii orcuttii, Escobaria sneedii sneedii, Escobaria strobiliformis orcuttii, Escobaria villardii, Mammillaria albicolumnaria, Mammillaria leei and Neolloydia orcuttii
How to care for Carpet Foxtail Cactus
Carpet Foxtail Cactus needs 0.5 cups of water every 12 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.
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Carpet Foxtail Cactus love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.
Carpet Foxtail Cactus does not tolerate low-light 🚫.
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Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.
By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.
To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Carpet Foxtail Cactus after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.