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Mammillaria heyderi ssp gaumeri

  • First description by Britton & Rose, Cact. 4: 72 (1923) – as Neomammillaria gaumerii.

  • Body: Plants clustering. Stems globose to short cylindric, green, to 15 cm high, 4 – 12 cm (3.1 – 4.7 in) in diameter.
  • Roots:
  • Sap:
  • Tubercule arrangement: 8 – 13
  • Tubercule:
  • Axil: Naked.
  • Radial spine: 10 – 12, white with brown tips, 5 – 7 mm long.
  • Central spine: 1, usually brown, to 10 mm (0.4 in) long.
  • Flower: Creamy white, 10 – 14 mm long.
  • Fruit: Crimson.
  • Seed: Brown.
  • Flowering period in Cultivation (Europe):
  • Minimum temperature:
  • Habitat Substrate: Half-hidden in the sand.
  • Geographic Distribution: Yucatan, Mexico. Altitude just above sea level to 25 m.
  • Comments:
  • Bibliography:
    John Pilbeam (1999) – Mammillaria The Cactus File Handbook – page 138.
    Edward F. Anderson (2001) – The Cactus Family – page 423.
  • Synonymes:
    M. gaumeri

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Mammillaria Heyderi/Mammillaria heyderi ssp gaumeri – Photo Hugo De Cock.jpg


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