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Mammillaria haageana ssp acultzingensis

  • First description by Linzen et al, Mitt. Atbeitskr. Mammillarienfr. 18(2): 72-76 (1994)

  • Body: Plants usually solitary. Stems globose to slightly elongated, glaucous green, 8 to 10 cm high, less than 10 cm (3.9 in) in diameter.
  • Roots:
  • Sap: Without latex.
  • Tubercule arrangement:
  • Tubercule: Tubercules crowded, small, four-angled basally.
  • Axil: With white wool.
  • Radial spine: 15 – 25, smooth, white to glassy white, pale yellowish brown at base, radiating, bristly, 5 – 9 mm long.
  • Central spine: 1 – 4, usually 2, slender, straw yellow to yellowish brown, stronger than the radials, straight, needle-like, 7 – 12 mm long.
  • Flower: Bell shaped, deep carmine red, to 20 mm (0.8 in) long, to 22 mm (0.9 in) in diameter.
  • Fruit: Red.
  • Seed: Light brown.
  • Flowering period in Cultivation (Europe):
  • Minimum temperature:
  • Habitat Substrate:
  • Geographic Distribution: Acultzingo, Veracruz, Mexico. Altitude 2.000 m.
  • Comments:
  • Bibliography:
    John Pilbeam (1999) – Mammillaria The Cactus File Handbook – page 123.

    Edward F. Anderson (2001) – The Cactus Family – page 421.
  • Synonymes:
    M. acultzingensis

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