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Mammillaria herrerae

  • First description by Wedermann, Motizbl. Bot. Gart. Mus. Berlin 11:276 (1931)

  • Body: Plants solitary or clustering basally. Stems globose, 2 – 3.5 cm (0.8 – 1.4 in) in diameter.
  • Roots:
  • Sap: Without latex.
  • Tubercule arrangement:
  • Tubercule: Tubercules close set, cylindrical, truncate terminally.
  • Axil: Naked.
  • Radial spine: 100 or more, unequal, interlacing, bristly, white or gray, 1 – 5 mm long.
  • Central spine: Absent.
  • Flower: Pink, 20 – 25 mm (0.8 – 1 in) long.
  • Fruit: Globose, whitish, small.
  • Seed: Blackish brown.
  • Flowering period in Cultivation (Europe): April.
  • Minimum temperature: +5? C.
  • Habitat Substrate:
  • Geographic Distribution: Queretaro, Mexico. Altitude 1.300 – 1.920 m.
  • Comments: Flowering from 3cm diameter.
  • Bibliography:
    John Pilbeam (1999) – Mammillaria The Cactus File Handbook – page 136.

    Edward F. Anderson (2001) – The Cactus Family – page 422.
  • Synonymes:

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Mammillaria Herrerae/Mammillaria herrerae – MG687-98 – Photo Aymeric de Barmon.jpg


Mammillaria Herrerae/Mammillaria herrerae – ML 66 – Photo Michel Lacoste.jpg


Mammillaria Herrerae/Mammillaria herrerae – Photo Franck Martin – Plante Yann Cochard.jpg


Mammillaria Herrerae/Mammillaria herrerae – Photo Giuseppe Ruini.jpg


Mammillaria Herrerae/Mammillaria herrerae – Photo Josef Matousek.jpg


Mammillaria Herrerae/Mammillaria herrerae – Photo Keith Mail.jpg


Mammillaria Herrerae/Mammillaria herrerae – Photo Keith.jpg


Mammillaria Herrerae/Mammillaria herrerae – Photo Manfred Stober 1.jpg


Mammillaria Herrerae/Mammillaria herrerae – Photo Manfred Stober.jpg


Mammillaria Herrerae/Mammillaria herrerae – Photo Manfred Stöber 3.jpg


Mammillaria Herrerae/Mammillaria herrerae – Photo Norman Dennis.jpg


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