2 inch mammillaria senilis
2 inch mammillaria senilis
2 inch mammillaria senilis
2 inch mammillaria senilis
2 inch mammillaria senilis

Mammillaria Senilis Cochemia Senilis

(This plant comes in a 2 inch pot. All of our plants are grown under the same conditions, although not all the plants are the same. You will receive a similar plant in size and shape to the ones in the pictures. Our plants are hand-picked and carefully selected to bring you the best quality possible. Please allow us up to 3 business days to process your order. If you wish to receive your order on a specific date, or have special instructions, please add a note at the checkout. The plant is shipped in its pot to prevent any damage to the roots).

Mammillaria Senilis is a beautiful round-shaped cactus plant that is commonly known as ’Cochemia Senilis’. A native of Mexico, it belongs to the Cactaceae family and grows up to 6 inches in height. These cacti enter dormancy in winter.

Growth Rate

The growth rate of Mammillaria senilis is slow.


These plants bloom in lovely red colors during mid-spring.

Water and Feeding/Fertilizer

Cochemia senilis needs sufficient water, but overwater will destroy the cactus. The plant does not need much fertilizer, but with extra nutrition, it will grow better.


These cacti need well-drained succulent soil with 70 to 80% mineral grit like coarse sand, pumice, or perlite.


This wonderful desert plant belongs to the hardiness zone of 10a to 11 and has a frost tolerance of 0° C (32° F).


Mammillaria senilis needs light sunlight to grow.


The best method to propagate these cacti is through offsets and seeds.

Mammillaria Senilis is the​​ largest genus of Cacti in the Cactaceae family. Its beautiful red flowers are eye-catching and get special attention.  ​

Some of the information in this description has been found at desert-tropicals.com, llifle.com and cactus-art.biz

Blooming Season Mid spring
Common Name Cochemia senilis
Dormancy Winter
Family Cactaceae
Flower Red
Frost Tolerance 0°c
Growth Rate Slow
Hardiness Zone 10a to 11
Height Under 6 in
Origin Mexico
Pot Size 2 inch
Scientific Name 2 inch mammillaria senilis
Shape Funnel-shaped
Sun Exposure Light shade
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Colder regions warning: If you are expecting temperatures below 40 degrees within the next five days after placing your order, we highly recommend adding a heat pack to your order. We are now offering 72-hour heat packs by request. If your order is $50.00 or more, you will get a heat pack free of charge. To prevent plants from freezing while in transit, orders placed for areas with extreme severe freezing temperatures will be held for shipment until it is safe to ship. Care instructions are included in every package you order. We ship via USPS Priority Mail, and we calculate the shipping cost based on the weight and volume of your purchase. Depending on your location, we will ship the plants on a certain day to avoid transit time during weekends or holidays. If you have any questions or comments, please feel free to contact us at any time.