Shining Knight Cactus is a native from South America and the Caribbean Islands. This cactus features beautiful soft white spines to protect itself from a range of hot and cold weather elements, and also features another set of sharp copper spines to ward off predators.
The growth characteristics of this cactus is of short globular clusters with heights approx 4 inches and horizontal spread of 3-4 inches. They readily bloom white and yellow flowers in late winter to early spring under proper conditions.
♥ Mini Plant Info ♥
Genus name- Mammillaria Prolifera
Origin- Caribbean Islands
Watering frequency- 30-40 Days
Sun requirements- Light Shade
How to water?
Tiny holes are located on the bottom of the capsule which allows water to soak the moss media .
What if plant outgrows capsule?
Plant can be removed from the capsule to be transplanted in a potted setting. Please see our care section for instructions.