Plant Care Mammillaria gracilis 'texensis'

Mammillaria gracilis 'texensis'

Taxonomy

Mammillaria gracilis 'texensis'
Mammillaria
Cactaceae
Caryophyllales

How to care for Mammillaria gracilis 'texensis'

Water

How often to water your Mammillaria gracilis 'texensis'

Water needs for Mammillaria gracilis 'texensis'
0.5 cups
every 12

Mammillaria gracilis 'texensis' needs 0.5 cups of water every 12 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.

Calculate water needs of Mammillaria gracilis 'texensis'

Water 0.5 cups every
12

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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5"
Light

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Finding light for None in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Mammillaria gracilis 'texensis': 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Mammillaria gracilis 'texensis' love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

Mammillaria gracilis 'texensis' does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Mammillaria gracilis 'texensis' in your home 🏡.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Mammillaria gracilis 'texensis'

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Mammillaria gracilis 'texensis': 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 Mammillaria gracilis 'texensis' after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

Care Summary for Mammillaria gracilis 'texensis'

Mammillaria gracilis 'texensis'

Mammillaria gracilis 'texensis'


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 12 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

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

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