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Mammillaria huitzilopochtli ssp huitzilopochtli

  • First description by Hunt, Cact. Succ. J. (GB) 41(4): 106 (1979)

  • Body: Plants solitary at first, later branching sparsely and randomly. Stems globose at first, becoming club shaped to cylindrical, dark green, to 15 cm (5.9 in) high, 6 – 8 cm (2.4 – 3.1 in) in diameter.
  • Roots:
  • Sap:
  • Tubercule arrangement:
  • Tubercule: Tubercules compressed laterally, cylindrical to conical.
  • Axil: With dense white wool in the flowering regions.
  • Radial spine: 15 – 30, glassy white, 25 – 35 mm (1 – 1.4 in) long, straight to a little curving.
  • Central spine: 0 – 1, erect, fine, needle- to awl-like, dark brown to black, 4 – 20 mm (to 0.8 in) long.
  • Flower: Not opening widely, carmine, 12 – 15 mm (0.5 – 0.6 in) long, to 7 mm (0.3 in) in diameter.
  • Fruit: Club shaped to cylindrical, red, to 15 mm (0.6 in) long. Often seedless in cultivation.
  • Seed:
  • Flowering period in Cultivation (Europe):
  • Minimum temperature: 0? C.
  • Habitat Substrate:
  • Geographic Distribution: Oaxaca, Puebla, Mexico. Altitude 500 – 2.600 m.
  • Comments:
  • Bibliography:
    John Pilbeam (1999) – Mammillaria The Cactus File Handbook – page 142.

    Edward F. Anderson (2001) – The Cactus Family – page 423.
  • Synonymes:

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