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Mammillaria mieheana

  • First description by Tiegel in Moeller’s Deutsche Gartenz. 48: 397 (1933)

  • Body: Plants strongly clustering. Stems cylindrical, to 15 cm (5.9 in) high and 5 cm (2 in) in diameter.
  • Roots:
  • Sap: Without latex.
  • Tubercule arrangement:
  • Tubercule: Short ovoid.
  • Axil: With white wool, at least at the apex.
  • Radial spine: 18 – 20, pale yellow to white, 8 – 15 mm (0.3 – 0.6 in) long.
  • Central spine: 3 – 6, nearly straight, yellow to brown, to 15 mm (0.6 in) long.
  • Flower: Yellow to white, to 15 mm (0.6 in) long and in diameter.
  • Fruit: Club shaped or ovate, whitish, translucent, to 15 mm (0.6 in) long.
  • Seed: Golden brown.
  • Flowering period in Cultivation (Europe):
  • Minimum temperature:
  • Habitat Substrate:
  • Geographic Distribution: Queretaro, Mexico.
  • Comments:
  • Bibliography:
    John Pilbeam (1999) – Mammillaria The Cactus File Handbook – page 195.

    Edward F. Anderson (2001) – The Cactus Family – page 433.
  • Synonymes:

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Mammillaria Mieheana/Mammillaria mieheana – Origine Cerutti – Photo Francois.jpg


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