Share this product:

Eriosyce Aurata


Eriosyce Aurata, the shining star for Australian growers, showcases captivating golden spines and vibrant flowers. Ideal for arid climates, this cactus thrives in well-draining soil and full sun exposure. Water sparingly, allowing the soil to dry thoroughly between waterings. Shield from extreme temperatures and frost during colder periods. With minimal care demands, Eriosyce Aurata will dazzle with its unique beauty, making it a must-have addition to any Australian garden or xeriscaped landscape, bringing a touch of desert allure to indoor or outdoor spaces.

More Varieties of Eriosyce for sale in the shop. 

Availability: 6 in stock

Eriosyce Aurata Product Information

Discover the captivating Eriosyce Aurata cactus, native to Chile and renowned for its mesmerizing appearance. This unique cactus belongs to the Cactaceae family and features a globular shape adorned with golden spines and prominent tubercles. Its stunning greenish-blue hue perfectly complements the charming yellow or golden flowers it produces.

The Eriosyce Aurata is a drought-tolerant wonder, thriving in arid climates and requiring minimal watering. Its slow but steady growth habits lead to delightful clusters over time. With a compact size of 4-6 inches in height and spread, it is a versatile addition to any garden, whether indoors or outdoors.

Caring for this beauty is a breeze, as it prefers well-draining soil and abundant sunlight. Gardeners should be cautious not to overwater, as the cactus is susceptible to root rot.

This cactus holds broad appeal, drawing in various types of gardeners. For busy urban gardeners and beginners, its low maintenance needs and resilience to dry conditions make it an ideal choice. Meanwhile, desert garden enthusiasts are enamored by its ability to add an elegant touch to their landscape effortlessly.

Embrace the allure of the Eriosyce Aurata cactus and enjoy the beauty it brings to your garden, regardless of your gardening expertise or preferences.

Visit Our Nursery or Contact Us

Ipswich Nursery is your go-to destination for purchasing cactus plants for sale. Add these stunning cacti to your collection and bring a touch of natural beauty to your space. Contact us to visit the Nursery or buy cactus online.

Explore our collection of blogs for your reading pleasure, with the title Desert Elegance Cacti for Sale Click here to get started.

Common family or genus names used, Neochilenia, Neoporteria, Islaya, change to Eriosyce


Australian Desert Blooms Nursery is producing many more cacti, cactus, and succulents for you to buy online. If anytime this cactus is out of stock know for sure that it will be back as quickly as possible. We produce all our stock here in Ipswich near Brisbane. Discover the best price for Eriosyce Aurata at our Nursery. Elevate your space with these elegant and affordable succulents. Buy now and save!


Watch your Eriosyce Aurata for the first couple of months to check if they are happy where they are.

Eriosyce Aurata requires more light if it looks like stretching out of shape. What’s more, burning is a common fact in this situation when having new plants. Best to gradually give them more exposure as the weeks go by. Instead of placing it in the straight sun.

Allow them to sit for a week before giving them a good drink. Depending on the season. Make sure they dry out completely before watering again. Don’t forget to give them a spray with soapy water to keep the bugs off them. And provide very good ventilation.


We harvest our seeds all year round as well as buy commercial seeds from overseas. To always have different varieties coming through each year.

Sowing Instructions

Required for germination, light, heat, and humidity. The succulent mix should have good drainage with no fertilizer in it. The temperature for germination is about 15 degrees to 35 degrees. Cacti like to have a little bit of light for germination, but no direct sunlight. In the first 4-8 weeks of gemination place in shaded with indirect sunlight. Very important not to allow them to dry out and to keep them moist. Patience and experience as they are fragile plants. Gradually allow them to have more sunlight as they grow larger.


For selling purposes, the photo on the website has no adjustments, and also natural active conditions. Used as a guide only, photos displayed may vary in size and shape then what you received. The largest size cactus or succulents, we have available at the point of sale will be provided. For easy identification, a name tag will be provided.


Eriosyce Aurata – Sent bare-rooted with no soil or pot and wrapped in paper. Posted on Monday to Wednesday each week and sent by Australia Post service. Sent express post for any size parcel.

or to follow me on my Facebook page. 

Cacti and Succulents varieties are available at the shop for purchase.

Share this product:

"Eriosyce Aurata"