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Mammillaria sanchez-mejoradae

  • First description by Gonzales, Cact. Suc. Mex. 37(3): 55 (1992)

  • Body: Plants solitary. Stems flattened globose to globose, bright green, to 3 cm (1.2 in) high, 1 – 3 cm (0.4 – 1.2 in) in diameter.
  • Roots:
  • Sap: Without latex.
  • Tubercule arrangement:
  • Tubercule: Conical.
  • Axil: Naked.
  • Radial spine: 30 – 40, pectinate, hairlike, rigid, white, flattened against the tubercules, to 8 mm (0.3 in) long.
  • Central spine: Absent.
  • Flower: Whitish, to 30 mm (1.2 in) long and in diameter.
  • Fruit: Club shaped, red, to 15 mm (0.6 in) long.
  • Seed: Brown.
  • Flowering period in Cultivation (Europe):
  • Minimum temperature:
  • Habitat Substrate:
  • Geographic Distribution: Tamaulipas, Coahuila, Nuevo Leon, San Luis Potosi, Mexico. Altitude 1.900 – 2.000 m.
  • Comments: A small pot with fast draining soil will be required, and the plant should be planted high, with gravel top dressing partially supporting it above the potting mix. Very slow in growth, with small clumps forming over time.
  • Bibliography:
    John Pilbeam (1999) – Mammillaria The Cactus File Handbook – page 258.

    Edward F. Anderson (2001) – The Cactus Family – page 441.
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