Plant Care Notocactus turecekianus

Notocactus turecekianus


Parodia turecekiana

How to care for Notocactus turecekianus


How often to water your Notocactus turecekianus

Water needs for Notocactus turecekianus
0.5 cups
every 12

Notocactus turecekianus 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 Notocactus turecekianus

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 Notocactus turecekianus in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Notocactus turecekianus: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Notocactus turecekianus love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Notocactus turecekianus does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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


How to fertilize Notocactus turecekianus

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

Water Needs
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Care Summary for Notocactus turecekianus

Notocactus turecekianus

Notocactus turecekianus

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.

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