Scarlet Ball Cactus Seeds (Brasilicactus haselbergii) 20+Seeds
Parodia haselbergii is endemic to Brazil, where it occurs in Rio Grande do Sul and Santa Catarina.
Altitude range:* 200 to 1,500 metres above sea level.
Habitat and Ecology: This species grows on rocky outcrops, in grasslands or pampas, on plains and walls. Generation length is 10 years. Parodia haselbergii has a relatively wide range, but several subpopulations have been extirpated. The major threats are grazing, agriculture, and dam development, and they continue to affect the subpopulations. The species is used as an ornamental in specialized international collections, but specimens are not collected from the wild. Some local extraction exists, but this is not a major threat.