Parodia scopa - Cacti and Succulents

Parodia scopa

Silver ball cactus

aka Notocactus scopa

Bloomed May-June 2018

Origin and Habitat: Southern Brazil (Rio Grande do Sul), Uruguay, Paraguay, northern Argentina.
Habitat: Native to the grasslands.

Source: EoC

Scientific classification

Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Core eudicots
Order: Caryophyllales
Family: Cactaceae
Subfamily: Cactoideae
Tribe: Notocacteae
Genus: Parodia
Species: P. scopa
Binomial name
Parodia scopa
                         – Wikipedia

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