PlantsMammillarias→Brain Cactus (Mammillaria elongata 'Cristata')

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Cactus/Succulent
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Plant Height: 6 inches
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth


Photo gallery:
Location: Saskatoon, SKDate: 2017-04-21
By Bumbly8ee
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Location: Clarksville, TNDate: 2019-08-19Mr. Brainiac
By SongofJoy
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Location: JakartaDate: 2021-07-14
By Kaktus
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Location: Los Angeles, CADate: 2012-01-01brain cactus
By tarev
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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All things Mammillaria chat!!! by mcvansoest Nov 19, 2021 8:16 PM 537
Monstrose, Cristata, Crested, and other fun mutations by Esperanza Mar 2, 2020 9:38 PM 35
Help Needed: Identify Succulents and Other by kristaredd Feb 1, 2019 9:05 PM 4
Overwatering or less light on my cactus ? by pallavi May 5, 2018 7:45 AM 4
Cacti ID help by Faridat Jul 1, 2018 5:19 AM 14
Sempervivum Chat & photos 2018 by CDsSister Jul 13, 2021 12:49 PM 3,390
Cactus and succulents chat by Baja_Costero Dec 5, 2021 10:06 PM 12,067
Salt tolerant plants by eclayne Oct 10, 2020 8:42 PM 133
My newest cactus...... by Paul2032 Mar 21, 2012 3:49 PM 5
Crested Cactus by Paul2032 Jan 18, 2012 7:09 PM 18

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