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Mammillaria deherdtiana ssp dodsonii

  • First description by Bravo, Cact. Suc. Mex. 15(1): 3 (1970) -as M. dodsonii

  • Body: stem up 3 cm tall and 4 cm diameter.
  • Roots: fribrous.
  • Sap: without latex.
  • Tubercule arrangement: 5 – 8
  • Tubercule:
  • Axil: naked.
  • Radial spine: 20 – 21, the lowest longest, to 20 mm long, needle-like white.
  • Central spine: 3 – 5 and 10 to 20 mm long with a reddish-brown colour and stronger than the radial, the form is straight or little curving.
  • Flower: Large and up to 4 cm with a 2cm long flower tube very distinct, colour is purple.
  • Fruit: Globose with 3 to 4 mm diameter, coulour is pale-green.
  • Seed: Black.
  • Flowering period in Cultivation (Europe): March, April.
  • Minimum temperature:
  • Habitat Substrate:
  • Geographic Distribution: from MEXICO in the state of OAXACA. Altitude 3.100 m.
  • Comments: Cultivation is more easy than for species deherdtiana. Organic substrate.
  • Bibliography:
    John Pilbeam (1999) – Mammillaria The Cactus File Handbook – page 85.

    Edward F. Anderson (2001) – The Cactus Family – page 414.
  • Synonymes:
    M. dodsonii

    M. deherdtiana var dodsonii

    M. greenwoodii nom. nud.

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Mammillaria Deherdtiana/Mammillaria deherdtiana ssp dodsonii var. aiguillons rouges – DH-99 – Photo Aymeric de Barmon.jpg


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