Plant Care Parodia warasii

Parodia warasii

4.5 out of 5 (2 experiences)

Parodia warasii has a Survivor plant personality Survivor
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Also known as

Eriocactus warasii


Parodia warasii

How to care for Parodia warasii


How often to water your Parodia warasii

Water needs for Parodia warasii
0.5 cups
every 12

Parodia warasii 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 Parodia warasii

Water 0.5 cups every

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Finding light for Parodia warasii in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Parodia warasii: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Parodia warasii love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Parodia warasii does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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


How to fertilize Parodia warasii

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

Care Summary for Parodia warasii

Parodia warasii

Parodia warasii

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

Parodia warasii has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 2
Parodia warasii has a Browns easily plant personality Browns easily 1
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bro.... never had a plant (including cacti) hold up this well. she still looks perfect and it’s been like 2 or 3 years

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