Plant Care Gymnocalycium baldianum 'variegata'

Gymnocalycium baldianum 'variegata'

Taxonomy

Gymnocalycium baldianum 'variegata'
Gymnocalycium
Cactaceae
Caryophyllales

How to care for Gymnocalycium baldianum 'variegata'

Water

How often to water your Gymnocalycium baldianum 'variegata'

Water needs for Gymnocalycium baldianum 'variegata'
0.5 cups
every 12

Gymnocalycium baldianum 'variegata' needs 0.5 cups of water every 12 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Atlanta, Georgia.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Calculate water needs of Gymnocalycium baldianum 'variegata'

Water 0.5 cups every
12

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

Check the growing potential in your area

A plant's growing potential is determined from its location, the time of year, and current local weather.

Plant care guide for Gymnocalycium baldianum 'variegata' in Atlanta, Georgia

Atlanta, Georgia

84% High

Growing Gymnocalycium baldianum 'variegata' in Atlanta right now

Light needs for plant Gymnocalycium baldianum 'variegata' in Atlanta, Georgia

Plant growth potential is currently very high 📈

May 28th, 2022

Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Atlanta is currently very high 📈. The plant growth potential in your area is currently at its peak! 🌿

The availability of high quality sunlight…

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Light needs for plant Gymnocalycium baldianum 'variegata' in Atlanta, Georgia

Sunlight will increase by 9.8% ☀️

May 28th, 2022

Atlanta is trending towards greater sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in Atlanta is expected to increase by 9.8% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 20.3 megajoules of energy per m2 pe…

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Light needs for plant Gymnocalycium baldianum 'variegata' in Atlanta, Georgia

Daylight will increase by 1.0 hours 📈

May 28th, 2022

This month, Atlanta is getting an average of 10.2 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will increase by 7.2% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 14.2 total hours of day…

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Finding light for Gymnocalycium baldianum 'variegata' in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Gymnocalycium baldianum 'variegata': 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Gymnocalycium baldianum 'variegata' love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth during this time of higher sunlight intensity in Atlanta, Georgia ☀️.

This is a great time to watch your Gymnocalycium baldianum 'variegata' thrive 🌿!

Nutrients

How to fertilize Gymnocalycium baldianum 'variegata'

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Gymnocalycium baldianum 'variegata': repot after 2X growth

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 Gymnocalycium baldianum 'variegata' after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

When to repot Gymnocalycium baldianum 'variegata'

Nutrient needs for plant Gymnocalycium baldianum 'variegata' in Atlanta, Georgia

Is this a good time of year to repot? Yes! 🪴

May 27th, 2022

The growing potential in Atlanta is high 📈.

It's best to repot plants during their active growing periods when they have the energy to re-establish their roots! This is a great time to repot any p…

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Care Summary for Gymnocalycium baldianum 'variegata'

Gymnocalycium baldianum 'variegata'

Gymnocalycium baldianum 'variegata'


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 12 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

Based on your location in Atlanta, Georgia, the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

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