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Mammillaria poselgeri

  • First description by Hildmann, Gart. Zeit. 4:559 (1885)

  • Body: Plants branching basally to form clumps with the stems often hanging from the rocks. Stems cylindrical, to 2 m (6.6 ft) long and 4 cm (1.6 in) in diameter.
  • Roots:
  • Sap:
  • Tubercule arrangement:
  • Tubercule: Widespread, three-sided, rounded apically.
  • Axil: Woolly, sometimes with a few bristles.
  • Radial spine: 8, brown with white tips, to 10 mm (0.4 in) long.
  • Central spine: 1, hooked, 15 – 20 mm (0.6 – 0.8 in) long.
  • Flower: Scarlet, longtubed, zygomorphic, to 3 cm (1.2 in) long.
  • Fruit: Globose to broadly elongated, red.
  • Seed: Black.
  • Flowering period in Cultivation (Europe):
  • Minimum temperature:
  • Habitat Substrate:
  • Geographic Distribution: Baja California Sur, Mexico. Altitude from sea lvel to 120 m.
  • Comments:
  • Bibliography:
    John Pilbeam (1999) – Mammillaria The Cactus File Handbook – page 238.

    Edward F. Anderson (2001) – The Cactus Family – page 167 – as Cochemiae setispina
  • Synonymes:
    Cochemiea poselgeri

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Mammillaria Poselgeri/Mammillaria poselgeri – Collection Dirk Vanbiervliet – Photo Luc.jpg


Mammillaria Poselgeri/Mammillaria poselgeri – ML 708 – Photo Michel Lacoste.jpg


Mammillaria Poselgeri/Mammillaria poselgeri – ML 714 – Photo Michel Lacoste.jpg


Mammillaria Poselgeri/Mammillaria poselgeri – ML 715 – Photo Michel Lacoste.jpg


Mammillaria Poselgeri/Mammillaria poselgeri – ML 716 – Photo Michel Lacoste.jpg


Mammillaria Poselgeri/Mammillaria poselgeri – ML 720 – Photo Michel Lacoste.jpg


Mammillaria Poselgeri/Mammillaria poselgeri – ML 723 – Photo Michel Lacoste.jpg


Mammillaria Poselgeri/Mammillaria poselgeri – Photo Hugo De Cock.jpg


Mammillaria Poselgeri/Mammillaria poselgeri – Photo Norman Dennis.jpg


Mammillaria Poselgeri/Mammillaria poselgeri – Photo David Angus.jpg


Mammillaria Poselgeri/Mammillaria poselgeri – Photo Seb.jpg


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