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Mammillaria hahniana

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Kingdom  Plantae
Family  Cactaceae
Tribe  Cacteae
Scientific name  Mammillaria hahniana
Order  Caryophyllales
Subfamily  Cactoideae
Subtribe  Cactinae
Rank  Species
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Similar  Mammillaria spinosissima, Gymnocalycium baldianum, Easter lily cactus, Tiger tooth aloe, Ferocactus latispinus

Mammillaria hahniana flowers


Mammillaria hahniana (old lady cactus) is a species of flowering plant in the family Cactaceae, native to central Mexico. It grows to 25 cm (10 in) tall by 50 cm (20 in) broad. The solitary spherical stems, 12 cm in diameter, are covered in white down and white spines. Reddish purple flowers are borne in spring and summer, sometimes forming a complete ring around the apex of the plant.

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Mammillaria hahniana


Cultivation

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M. hahniana is one of several Mammillaria species to be cultivated. In temperate regions it must be grown under glass with heat. It has gained the Royal Horticultural Society's Award of Garden Merit

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References

Mammillaria hahniana Wikipedia


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