The Moon Ruby Ball Cactus is a low-maintenance, eye-catching plant that works well in various settings. Its distinct appearance and hardiness make it a popular choice for experienced and inexperienced gardeners.
Gymnocalycium mihanovichii is a species of cactus from South America. The most popular cultivars are varied mutants which completely lack chlorophyll, exposing the red, orange, or yellow pigmentation.
Also called "Moon Cactus" and “Red Cup Cactus”, this plant has a small, spherical shape with distinctive, curved spines and deep red or purple flowers. The colorful red top is a gymnocalycium, which refers to the flower buds bearing no hair or spines. While the lower green cactus could be any number of varieties (usually a Hylocereus cactus). The main job of the lower cactus is to display the gymnocalycium at an advantageous height.