Plant Care Gold Silver Ball

Gold Silver Ball


Notocactus graessneri flaviflorus

How to care for Gold Silver Ball


How often to water your Gold Silver Ball

Water needs for Gold Silver Ball
0.5 cups
every 12

Gold Silver Ball 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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Calculate water needs of Gold Silver Ball

Water 0.5 cups every

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Finding light for Gold Silver Ball in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Gold Silver Ball: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Gold Silver Ball may have difficulty thriving, and will drop leaves 🍃, without ample sunlight.

Place it less than 3 feet from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

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How to fertilize Gold Silver Ball

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

Care Summary for Gold Silver Ball

Gold Silver Ball

Gold Silver Ball

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 12 days


< 3ft from a window


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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