Gymnocalycium saglionis

Giant chin cactus

0,3 m. 0,98 f.
Family: Cactaceae

Genus: Gymnocalycium

Genus of cacti that takes its name from the Greek words for naked "Gymnos" and calyx "calycas". Native to South America.
They grow in full sun, in dry and sandy soils.
Plant in rock gardens and flowerpots.
Propagated by seeds.
Latin name: Gymnocalycium saglionis
Short, round-shaped cactus with a single stem, covered with areolas. Pale pink flowers appear in spring.