Viejita (Mammillaria hahniana)

Common names:
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Botanical names:
Mammillaria hahniana Accepted
Mammillaria hahniana subsp. bravoae Synonym
Mammillaria hahniana subsp. mendeliana Synonym
Mammillaria hahniana subsp. woodsii Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Cactus/Succulent
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Dry Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Plant Height: 6 inches
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Late winter or early spring
Spring
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Houseplant
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth
Awards and Recognitions: RHS AGM

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Location: In my garden, Falls Church, VADate: 2018-08-27
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Location: From my collection. Poland.Date: 2018-05-13
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Location: From my collection. Poland.Date: 2019-04-30
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Location: In my garden, Falls Church, VADate: 2018-08-27
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Location: From my collection. Poland.Date: 2019-04-30
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Location: In my collection. Poland.
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Location: Pleasant Gtove, UtahDate: 2011-10-28
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Location: Pleasant Grove, UtahDate: 2011-11-10
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Location: Poland. From my collection.
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Location: In my collection. Poland.
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Blooms? by MaryE Nov 3, 2011 12:14 PM 3
New present by ketsui73 May 19, 2019 12:44 PM 11
What type of mammillaria is this fella? by hoochalooch Feb 9, 2019 7:21 PM 3
Newbie: transplanting questions by shegeek72 Feb 2, 2019 3:47 PM 7
Mammillaria ID by Baja_Costero Dec 22, 2018 2:02 PM 38
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cacti id please by syzone8aUK Sep 10, 2016 9:16 AM 8

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