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Mammillaria rekoi ssp rekoi

  • First description by Britton & Rose Cact. 4: 141 (1923)

  • Body: Clustering at about 3 or 4 years old from seed. Stems globose to short cylindrical, green, to 12 cm high, 5 – 6 cm (2 – 2.4 in) in diameter.
  • Roots:
  • Sap: Sometimes with latex.
  • Tubercule arrangement: 8 – 13
  • Tubercule: Conical to cylindrical.
  • Axil: With short white wool and white bristles.
  • Radial spine: About 20, fine, needle-like, white, 4 – 6 mm (0.2 in) long.
  • Central spine: 4, much stouter than the radials, brown, hooked or sometimes straight, 10 – 15 mm (1.4 – 0.6 in) long, the lower one sometimes strongly hooked.
  • Flower: Deep purple, to 15 mm (0.6 in) long, stigmas greenish. The petals flaring back at the ends, rather than opening widely.
  • Fruit: Red.
  • Seed: Brown.
  • Flowering period in Cultivation (Europe):
  • Minimum temperature:
  • Habitat Substrate:
  • Geographic Distribution: Oaxaca, Mexico. Altitude 1.100 – 3.000 m.
  • Comments:
  • Bibliography:
    John Pilbeam (1999) – Mammillaria The Cactus File Handbook – page 244.

    Edward F. Anderson (2001) – The Cactus Family – page 439.
  • Synonymes:
    M. albrechtiana

    M. krasuckae

    M. mitlensis

    M. pseudorekoi

    M. pullihamata

    M. rekoiana

    M. sanjuanensis

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Mammillaria Rekoi/Mammillaria rekoi ssp rekoi (syn M. pullihamata) – Photo Francois.jpg


Mammillaria Rekoi/Mammillaria rekoi ssp rekoi (syn. M. albrechtiana) – ML 386 – Photo Michel Lacoste 2.jpg


Mammillaria Rekoi/Mammillaria rekoi ssp rekoi (syn. M. albrechtiana) – ML 386 – Photo Michel Lacoste.jpg


Mammillaria Rekoi/Mammillaria rekoi ssp rekoi (syn. M. krasuckae) – ML 370 – Photo Michel Lacoste.jpg


Mammillaria Rekoi/Mammillaria rekoi ssp rekoi (syn. M. pullihamata) – ML 366 – Photo Michel Lacoste.jpg


Mammillaria Rekoi/Mammillaria rekoi ssp rekoi (syn. M. pullihamata) – ML 368 – Photo Michel Lacoste.jpg


Mammillaria Rekoi/Mammillaria rekoi ssp rekoi (syn. M. sanjuanensis) – ML 269 – Photo Michel Lacoste.jpg


Mammillaria Rekoi/Mammillaria rekoi ssp rekoi (syn. M. sanjuanensis) SanJuanDelEstado – AdB5-56 – GPS-95 – Photo Aymeric de Barmon.jpg


Mammillaria Rekoi/Mammillaria rekoi ssp rekoi – Photo Norman Dennis 1.jpg


Mammillaria Rekoi/Mammillaria rekoi ssp rekoi – Photo Norman Dennis 2.jpg


Maps Distribution/Mammillaria rekoi ssp rekoi (syn. M. sanjuanensis) – distribution map.jpg


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