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Mammillaria voburnensis ssp voburnensis

  • First description by Scheer, London J. Bot. 4: 136 (1845)

  • Body: Plants forming large clumps to 30 cm (12 in) high and wide. Stems cylindrical, dark green with reddish tint, to 5 cm (2 in) high and 3 cm (1.2 in) in diameter.
  • Roots:
  • Sap: With latex.
  • Tubercule arrangement: 8 – 13
  • Tubercule: Short, sub-ovate, angled above, round below.
  • Axil: With wool and bristles.
  • Radial spine: Up to 9, nearly equal, lower 4 slightly longer, ivory white, to 4 mm long.
  • Central spine: 1 – 2, rigid, straight, awl shaped, brown at first, later ivory with spots, to 12 mm (0.5 in) long.
  • Flower: Off-white to yellow with red-brown midstripe.
  • Fruit: Club shaped, red.
  • Seed: Brown.
  • Flowering period in Cultivation (Europe):
  • Minimum temperature:
  • Habitat Substrate:
  • Geographic Distribution: Guatamala and Chiapas, Oaxaca, Mexico. Altitude 50 – 500 m.
  • Comments:
  • Bibliography:
    John Pilbeam (1999) – Mammillaria The Cactus File Handbook – page 299.

    Edward F. Anderson (2001) – The Cactus Family – page 448.
  • Synonymes:
    M. felicis

    M. voburnensis var quetzalcoatl

    M. woburnensis

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