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Mammillaria wiesingeri ssp wiesingeri

  • First description by Boedeker, Kakteenk. 1933: 204 (1933)

  • Body: Plants solitary. Stems depressed globose, dull green, to 4 cm (1.6 in) high, 8 cm (3.1 in) in diameter.
  • Roots: Thick.
  • Sap: Without latex.
  • Tubercule arrangement: 16 – 26
  • Tubercule: Slender pyramidal, flabby, weakly angled.
  • Axil: Naked or with occasional bristles.
  • Radial spine: 18 – 20, very thin, needle-like, glassy white, 5 – 6 mm (0.2 in) long.
  • Central spine: 4 or more, straight, reddish brown, 5 to 6 mm (0.2 in) long.
  • Flower: Clear carmine red, to 10 mm (0.4 in) long and in diameter. Stigmas white.
  • Fruit: Slender, club shaped, carmine red, to 10 mm (0.4 in) long.
  • Seed: Brown.
  • Flowering period in Cultivation (Europe):
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  • Geographic Distribution: Hidalgo, Mexico, Mexico. Altitude 2.000 – 3.000 m.
  • Comments:
  • Bibliography:
    John Pilbeam (1999) – Mammillaria The Cactus File Handbook – page 303.

    Edward F. Anderson (2001) – The Cactus Family – page 449.
  • Synonymes:

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Mammillaria Wiesengeri/Mammillaria wiesingeri ssp wiesingeri (syn. erectacantha) – MG638-94 – Photo Aymeric de Barmon.jpg


Mammillaria Wiesengeri/Mammillaria wiesingeri ssp wiesingeri – Photo Hugo De Cock.jpg


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