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Mammillaria columbiana ssp yucatanensis

  • First description by Quehl, Monatsschr. Kakteenk. 15: 173 (1905)

  • Body: Clustering, with erect, cylindrical stem, to 10 – 15 cm tall, 3 – 6 cm wide.
  • Roots:
  • Sap:
  • Tubercule arrangement:
  • Tubercule:
  • Axil: Woolly.
  • Radial spine: About 20, white.
  • Central spine: 4, occasionally 5, yellowish- or reddish-brown, much stouter than the radials, 6 – 8 mm long.
  • Flower: Very small, pink.
  • Fruit: Red.
  • Seed: Brown.
  • Flowering period in Cultivation (Europe):
  • Minimum temperature: -2? C.
  • Habitat Substrate:
  • Geographic Distribution: Yucatan and Chiapas, Mexico; Honduras, Guatamala.
  • Comments:
  • Bibliography:
    John Pilbeam (1999) – Mammillaria The Cactus File Handbook – page 75.

    Edward F. Anderson (2001) – The Cactus Family – page 412.
  • Synonymes:
    M. chiapensis
    M. ruestii

    M. yucatanensis

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Mammillaria Columbiana/Mammillaria columbiana ssp yucatanensis (syn. M. chiapensis) – ML 373 – Photo Michel Lacoste.jpg


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