General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Cactus/Succulent
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Dry
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 10a -1.1 °C (30 °F) to +1.7 °C (35 °F)
Plant Height: 4 to 8 inches
Plant Spread: 8 to 12 inches
Leaves: Evergreen
Other: Lime-green covered with short coppery-orange spines.
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Yellow
Other: Star shaped, pale yellow
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Late winter or early spring
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Houseplant
Uses: Groundcover
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Offsets
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth

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Common names
  • Mammillaria

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cactus by Wjb Dec 8, 2018 4:32 PM 2

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