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Mammillaria hahniana ssp mendeliana

  • First description by Bravo, An. Inst. Biol. Mex. 2: 195 (1931) – as Neomammillaria mendeliana.

  • Body: Plants solitary. Stems globose to cylindrical 8 – 9 cm wide. A more spiny than hairy plant, although there is plenty of axillary wool at the apex.
  • Roots:
  • Sap:
  • Tubercule arrangement:
  • Tubercule:
  • Axil: With numerous long, bristly white hairs and abundant white wool.
  • Radial spine: Nonexistent, or present as short, white bristly hairs.
  • Central spine: 2 – 4, quite long, 15 – 20 mm, the lower longest, straight, stiff, brownish red with nearly black tips, becoming grey.
  • Flower: 1 cm long, inner petals with very pale pink margins, deep pink midstripe, darker at tip. Stigmas yellow.
  • Fruit: Bright purple to carmine, 2 cm long.
  • Seed: Pale brown.
  • Flowering period in Cultivation (Europe):
  • Minimum temperature:
  • Habitat Substrate:
  • Geographic Distribution: Guanajuato and Queretaro, Mexico.
  • Comments:
  • Bibliography:
    John Pilbeam (1999) – Mammillaria The Cactus File Handbook – page 129.

    Edward F. Anderson (2001) – The Cactus Family – page 421.
  • Synonymes:
    M. mendeliana

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Mammillaria Hahniana/Mammillaria hahniana ssp mendeliana (syn. M. mendeliana) – ML 234 – Photo Michel Lacoste 1.jpg


Mammillaria Hahniana/Mammillaria hahniana ssp mendeliana (syn. M. mendeliana) – ML 234 – Photo Michel Lacoste 2.jpg


Mammillaria Hahniana/Mammillaria hahniana ssp mendeliana (syn. M. mendeliana) – ML 234 – Photo Michel Lacoste 3.jpg


Mammillaria Hahniana/Mammillaria hahniana ssp mendeliana – Photo Hugo De Cock.jpg


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