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Mammillaria zeilmanniana

  • First description by Boedeker, Monatsschr. Deutsche Kakt.-Ges. 3: 227 (1931)

  • Body: Plants solitary or clustering. Stems 6 cm high, 4.5 cm indiameter.
  • Roots:
  • Sap:
  • Tubercule arrangement: 13 – 21
  • Tubercule:
  • Axil: Naked.
  • Radial spine: About 15 – 18, finely bristly, white, pubescent.
  • Central spine: 4, the upper 3 straight, the lowest hooked, slightly longer than the radials, reddish brown.
  • Flower: To 2 cm, pinkish violet or purple, stigmas yellowish.
  • Fruit: Whitish green to pale pink.
  • Seed: Black.
  • Flowering period in Cultivation (Europe):
  • Minimum temperature:
  • Habitat Substrate:
  • Geographic Distribution: Guanajuato, Mexico. Altitude 1.950 m.
  • Comments: The white flowered sport of M. zeilmanniana is produced in cultivation and not known to occur in the wild.a
  • Bibliography:
    John Pilbeam (1999) – Mammillaria The Cactus File Handbook – page 311.

    Edward F. Anderson (2001) – The Cactus Family – referred to M. crinita
  • Synonymes:
    M. crinita ssp zeilmanniana

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Mammillaria Zeilmanniana/Mammillaria zeilmanniana (alba) – Photo Paul.jpg


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