Mammillaria albicans
Mammillaria albicans
Mammillaria albicans
Mammillaria albicans
Mammillaria albicans
Mammillaria albicans

Mammillaria albicans

(This plant comes in a 3.5" pot. You will receive a very similar plant to the one in the picture. It may or may not be blooming at the time of your purchase. The plant is shipped in its pot to prevent any damage to the roots).

Origin and habitat: Baja California Mexico.
Habit: Solitary or clustering cylindrical cactus entirely hidden under the many closely set spines.
Mammillaria albicans produces clumps of 5-15 branches with cylindrical stems closely crowded and obscured by spines . Areoles densely white-woolly in youth.
Flowers: Around the top, white to pale pink, with pinkish mid-veins, up to 20 mm in diameter. Outer perianth-segments with a pinkish mid-rib. Inner perianth-segments white. Filaments pinkish. Style nearly white; stigma-lobes nearly white to purplish.
Blooming season: Summer (June to August).

 

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

Blooming Season Winter and spring
Common Name Caryophyllales
Dormancy Winter
Flower White/yellow
Frost Tolerance -5° C
Growth Rate -
Hardiness Zone 9b
Height 3 meters
Origin Baja california mexico
Scientific Name Mammillaria albicans
Shape -
Sun Exposure Full sun

Mammillaria albicans


SKU: 300

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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.

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