An exciting mix of all sorts of easy to grow cacti, which are all well suited to window sills, sun rooms or greenhouses.

It’s easy to grow a cactus, and this fun mix means that you never know quite what you are going to grow!

These low maintenance plants are the perfect way to start a new collection that will produce a fascinating display which will last for many years.

With maturity, many cacti will produce bright, showy flowers.

Sowing months: January – August

Flowering months: January - December

Sowing:

Sow cactus seed from January to April. Sow cacti on the surface of a free draining, gritty compost and cover with a very fine sprinkling of silver sand. Place in a propagator or seal the seed tray inside a polythene bag, maintaining a temperature of 20-25C (68-77F) until after germination, which can be erratic and usually takes between 1 - 3 months. Do not exclude light when growing cacti as this helps germination.

Keep the surface of the compost moist but not waterlogged. When seedlings are large enough to handle, transplant them into trays or 5cm (2”) pots of gritty potting mix and continue to grow in warm conditions. Once they are well grown, pot cactus plants on into 7.5cm (3") pots, and water carefully until established.

Position: full sun, sun or semi shade

Plant size:

Height: up to 15cm (6in)

Spread: up to 15cm (6in)

Hardiness & longevity: tender perennial

Ideal for: greenhouse, conservatory

Delivery

UK standard delivery £2.75 (FREE on orders £50 and over)

Some exceptions may occur; we cannot guarantee free delivery for a small number of postcodes in remote areas of mainland UK.  Please view our full delivery and returns for these postcodes.

Most products are dispatched within 1-2 working days of receiving the order. We'll let you know by email when your order has been dispatched.

Your order will normally reach you within 3-4 days. It may take a little longer in busy periods.

Returns

If you decide you do not want your goods for whatever reason, or if you believe your goods to be faulty, please email or phone us within 14 days of delivery to comply for a full refund with no fuss.

For all enquiries please call 01726 818891 or e-mail us: webshop@edenproject.com.

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