Here's a twist for your plant collection. Have a wild guess what we sing to our Spiral Cactus daily?
"You spin me right round, baby
Right round like a record, baby
Right round round round"
Be careful Spiral Cactus doesn't like this song now and he will prick.
Height (including nursery pot) 30cm; pot diameter 10cm. (Fits a 10cm pot)
Health benefits- Can improve sense of well being
Pet safe- Mildly toxic if eaten
Lighting for your Cactus
Spiral Cactus likes sunlight, he needs to be in a bright place and can take full sun.
Watering your Cactus Plant
Spiral Cactus is a draught tolerant cacti. Water him every 2-3 weeks.
Humidity for your Cactus Plant
Spiral Cactus will tolerate normal room humidity.
What fertiliser should I use for my Cactus
Spiral Cactus doesn't really need fertiliser. If you're looking for the best results fertilise in the summer once a month when watering.
Repotting your Cactus
You shouldn't have to repot Spiral Cactus for a good few years. For soil, a well drained potting soil or cactus mix soil is perfect.
Cactus plant care problems
- Root rot from overwatering, follow our guidance on watering.