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Mammillaria brandegeei ssp glareosa

  • First description by Houghton, Cact. Succ. J. (US) 7(6): 88 (1935)

  • Body: Flattened globose, small, pulled down to soil level.
  • Roots: Fleshy roots in the crevices.
  • Sap:
  • Tubercule arrangement:
  • Tubercule: four-angled
  • Axil: Woolly.
  • Radial spine: 9 – 10, up to 5 mm long, the upper 2 or 3 thin and whitish, the lower thicker and brown.
  • Central spine: 1, 6 mm long, brown.
  • Flower: 12 mm long, pale greenish yellow with reddish brown midstrip on the outer petals.
  • Fruit: Light pink, white below.
  • Seed: Reddish brown.
  • Flowering period in Cultivation (Europe):
  • Minimum temperature:
  • Habitat Substrate:
  • Geographic Distribution: Baja California, Mexico, at low altitude.
  • Comments:
  • Bibliography: <br>John Pilbeam (1999) – Mammillaria The Cactus File Handbook – page 60.
    <br>Edward F. Anderson (2001) – The Cactus Family – page 410.
  • Synonymes: <br>M. dawsonii
    <br>M. glareosa

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Mammillaria Brandegeei/Mammillaria brandegeei ssp glareosa (syn. M. dawsonii) – Photo Willy.jpg


Mammillaria Brandegeei/Mammillaria brandegeei ssp glareosa – Photo Hugo de Cock.jpg


Mammillaria Brandegeei/Mammillaria brandegeei ssp glareosa – Photo Michael Enzendorfer.jpg


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