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Mammillaria saboae ssp haudeana

  • First description by (Lau & Wagner) Hunt, Mamm. Postscripts 7: 3 (1998); Lau & Wagner, Kakt. and Sukk. 29(11): 250 (1978) – as M. haudeana.

  • Body: Plants solitary, later clustering, to 20 mm in diameter, 40 mm tall. About twice the size of the type.
  • Roots: fleshy branching.
  • Sap: without latex.
  • Tubercule arrangement:
  • Tubercule:
  • Axil: Naked.
  • Radial spine: 18 – 27, glassy white, thin, a little curved, 5 to 6 mm long.
  • Central spine: Absent.
  • Flower: To 6.5 cm in diameter, dark lilac-pink, larger and deeper coloured than the type, stigmas yellowish.
  • Fruit: Retained in the stem, as in the type.
  • Seed: Larger than the type, to 2.2 mm long, 1.8 mm wide, and black.
  • Flowering period in Cultivation (Europe): May.
  • Minimum temperature:
  • Habitat Substrate: volcanic slabs of rock.
  • Geographic Distribution: Sonora, Mexico. Altitude 1.500 to 2.000 m.
  • Comments: In culture, mineral substrate.
  • Bibliography:
    John Pilbeam – Mammillaria The Cactus Handbook File (1999) – page 256

    Edward F. Anderson – The Cactus Family (2001) – page 441.
  • Synonymes:
    M. haudeana

    M. saboae fa/var haudeana

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Mammillaria Saboae/Mammillaria saboae ssp haudeana (syn M. haudeana) – ML 627 – Photo Michel Lacoste 1.jpg


Mammillaria Saboae/Mammillaria saboae ssp haudeana (syn M. haudeana) – ML 627 – Photo Michel Lacoste 2.jpg


Mammillaria Saboae/Mammillaria saboae ssp haudeana (syn M. haudeana) – ML 627 – Photo Michel Lacoste.jpg


Mammillaria Saboae/Mammillaria saboae ssp haudeana (syn M. haudeana) – ML 628 – Photo Michel Lacoste.jpg


Mammillaria Saboae/Mammillaria saboae ssp haudeana – DH1115-92 – Photo Aymeric de Barmon.jpg


Mammillaria Saboae/Mammillaria saboae ssp haudeana – GK-92 – Photo Aymeric de Barmon.jpg


Mammillaria Saboae/Mammillaria saboae ssp haudeana – Photo Stan Oome.jpg


Mammillaria Saboae/Mammillaria saboae ssp haudeana. 13 cm pot – Photo Norman Dennis.jpg


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