Plant Care Chihuahuan Beehive

Chihuahuan Beehive

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Chihuahuan Beehive has a Survivor plant personality Survivor
Chihuahuan Beehive has a Blooms easily plant personality Blooms easily

Also known as

Texas cone cactus


Neolloydia conoidea

How to care for Chihuahuan Beehive


How often to water your Chihuahuan Beehive

Water needs for Chihuahuan Beehive
0.5 cups
every 12

Chihuahuan Beehive 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 Chihuahuan Beehive

Water 0.5 cups every

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

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Finding light for Chihuahuan Beehive in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Chihuahuan Beehive: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Chihuahuan Beehive love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Chihuahuan Beehive does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Chihuahuan Beehive in your home 🏡.


How to fertilize Chihuahuan Beehive

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Chihuahuan Beehive: 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 Chihuahuan Beehive after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

Water Needs
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Growth Pattern

Care Summary for Chihuahuan Beehive

Chihuahuan Beehive

Chihuahuan Beehive

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 12 days


< 1ft from a window


Repot after 2x growth

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

What other plant parents say

Chihuahuan Beehive has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 1
Chihuahuan Beehive has a Blooms easily plant personality Blooms easily 1
Chihuahuan Beehive has a Easy to propagate plant personality Easy to propagate 1
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globe Warren, IN

Such an easy plant only thing I hate about it is the fact it has a fake flower super glued to it which isn’t his fault.

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