Synonym: Rebutia krainziana
Common Name: Krainz’ crown cactus
Origin: The specific origin of this cactus is unknown, but it was likely developed through horticulture in the Jujuy Province of Argentina.
Description: The Krainz’ crown cactus is a dark green spherical cactus with white areoles and miniature spines. It begins to offset after 2-3 years, developing a tight clumping bundle of stems. In spring, R. minuscula will flower, developing large reddish to orange flowers, with certain varieties capable of producing yellow, violet, or white.
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