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Mammillaria amajacensis

  • First description by Brachet, Lacoste & Otero, Mamm. Soc. J. 31(1): 6(1991), nom prov.

  • Body: Plants usually solitary. Stems globose to short cylindrical, 9 – 10 cm (3.5 – 3.9 in) high and in diameter.
  • Roots:
  • Sap:
  • Tubercule arrangement:
  • Tubercule: Tubercules conical, dark blue green.
  • Axil: Densely woolly, especially near the apex.
  • Radial spine: Absent.
  • Central spine: 2 (occasionally 4), straight, pinkish gray with blackish tips, to 15 mm (0.6 in) long, lower ones longest.
  • Flower: Pinkish cream with darker midveins.
  • Fruit: Red.
  • Seed: Brown.
  • Flowering period in Cultivation (Europe):
  • Minimum temperature: -4° C.
  • Habitat Substrate:
  • Geographic Distribution: Hidalgo, Mexico. Altitude 1.800 m.
  • Comments: Slow growing.
  • Bibliography: <br>John Pilbeam (1999) – Mammillaria The Cactus File Handbook – page 37.
    <br>Edward F. Anderson (2001) – The Cactus Family – page 405.
  • Synonymes:

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Mammillaria Amajacensis/Mammillaria amajacensis – Photo Hugo De Cock 2.jpg


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