Little Nipple Cactus
4.5 out of 5 (22 experiences)
What other plant parents say
Cute lil cactus, slow growing but occasionally gets a little crown of pink flowers 🥰 I tagged pet friendly because the spines are small, but so densely packed you can’t actually get to the flesh of t…
I’ve had this thing forever. Sadly it doesn’t grow much... but that might be mostly my fault. I love them a lot and I think they’re super cute!
grace is a lovely plant I love to water her
Likes 🥰 but Rarely needs water
my first plant love em to bits
Adaptable and cute
How to care for Little Nipple Cactus
Little Nipple Cactus needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.
Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.
Little Nipple Cactus love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.
Little Nipple Cactus does not tolerate low-light 🚫.
Select your city to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Little Nipple Cactus in your home 🏡.
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 Little Nipple Cactus after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.