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Mammillaria winterae ssp aramberri

  • First description by Hunt, Bradleya 5: 41-42 (1987)

  • Body: Plants clustering. Stems flattish globose, blue green, 20 – 30 cm (7.9 – 12 in) in diameter.
  • Roots:
  • Sap: With latex.
  • Tubercule arrangement: 8 – 13
  • Tubercule: Large pyramidal, clearly faceted.
  • Axil: Naked or with a small tuft of wool.
  • Radial spine: Absent.
  • Central spine: 4 – 6, needle-like, brownish with darker tips, usually 4 radially placed, with the two extra spines when present more central, and slightly longer.
  • Flower: Pale yellow with white brownish midstripe, about 3 cm long and in diameter.
  • Fruit: Dark red.
  • Seed: Brown.
  • Flowering period in Cultivation (Europe):
  • Minimum temperature:
  • Habitat Substrate: Limestone hills
  • Geographic Distribution: Nuevo Leon, Mexico. Altitude 900 – 1.300 m.
  • Comments:
  • Bibliography:
    John Pilbeam (1999) – Mammillaria The Cactus File Handbook – page 306.

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

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