Mammillaria perezdelarosae [large]

$13.49
SKU:
P30449

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Highlights

Mammillaria perezdelarosae (Bravo & Scheinvar): Considered one of the most beautiful Mammillaria, this species develops a near-complete covering of spines. Underneath, it is covered with conical tubercles, each of which sprouts up to 60 fine, white, pectinate radial spines. Emerging from this are dark central spines with hooked tips. It blooms with lots of small, white flowers in a ring atop its stem. Even in its native habitat in Mexico, this mini cactus only grows to 3.0" tall and 2.0" in diameter. This plant is fully rooted in a 3.5" pot.

This cactus variety will not survive a hard frost, but if there is a risk of freezing temperatures it can be brought indoors to grow on a sunny window sill or under a grow light. Cactus need bright sunlight, great drainage, and infrequent water to prevent rot. Pick containers with drainage holes and use well-draining cactus and succulent soil with 70% to 80% mineral grit such as coarse sand, pumice, or perlite. Water deeply and wait for the soil to completely dry out before watering again.

Full Cactus Guide

Color - Primary

White

Color - Secondary

Green / Lime

Bloom Color

White Bloom

Cold Hardiness

Zone 10 (30F)

Recommended Light Conditions

Full Sun

Recommended Light Conditions

Bright Indoor Light

Maximum Height

3"-5"

Growth Habit / Shape

Low Growing / Creeping

Product Format

3.5" Pot

Special Characteristic

Showy Blooms

Special Characteristic

Slow Grower

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