Mammillaria elongata pink nymph
Mammillaria elongata pink nymph
Mammillaria elongata pink nymph
Mammillaria elongata pink nymph
Mammillaria elongata pink nymph
Mammillaria elongata pink nymph
Mammillaria elongata pink nymph
Mammillaria elongata pink nymph
Mammillaria elongata pink nymph
Mammillaria elongata pink nymph
Mammillaria elongata pink nymph
Mammillaria elongata pink nymph
Mammillaria elongata pink nymph
Mammillaria elongata pink nymph
Mammillaria elongata pink nymph
Mammillaria elongata pink nymph
Mammillaria elongata pink nymph

Mammillaria elongata 'Pink Nymph' is a hybrid form of Mammillaria elongata created by hybridizing the closely related Mammillaria elongata and Mammillaria microhelia.

This hybrid was the first "elongata-like" plant with lovely pink flowers, rather than the typical yellow flowers.

Water: It is drought-tolerant. Water regularly; do not overwater. Water thoroughly when soil is dry to the touch.

Sun exposure: Sun to partial shade, light shade. Bright light with ample airflow.

Flowers: Pink, flowers throughout late winter and spring.

Soil: Porous soil with adequate drainage

Hardiness: Protect from frost.

 

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

Bloom Season Midwinter late spring
Botanical Name Mammillaria elongata
Common Name Lady finger cactus, Gold lace cactus
Dormancy Winter
Family Cactaceae
Flower Color Pink, pale yellow, white
Genus Mammillaria
Growth Habit Globular, elongated stem
Growth Rate Fast
Hardiness Zone 9, 10, 11
Mature Size 6 in. tall, 12 in. wide
Native Area Mexico
Plant Type Cactus
Propagation By cuttings
Resistance Drought tolerant, deer resistance, mild frost tolerant
Soil PH 6.5, Acidic, Neutral
Soil Type Cactus potting mix soil
Special Features Easy to grow
Sun Exposure Full sun, Partial shade
Toxicity Safe for humans, friendly to dogs, friendly to cats
Watering Needs Low

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Please note: All Landscape Ready plants that are in a 6-inch pot or larger WILL NOT come with a pot as it will be shipped bare root.

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Please note: Our large plants are many years old, and as a result, they might have minor scaring but will arrive 100% healthy and looking great.

Please note: Our large plants are shipped bare root. They are also many years old, and as a result, they might have minor scaring but will arrive healthy and looking great.

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Plants that are in 3.5" pots and smaller will be shipped in its pot to prevent any damage to the roots. Any plant that is 6" and larger WILL NOT come with a pot as it will be shipped bare root.

Depending on the species and season, 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.

We ship via USPS Priority Mail, and we calculate the shipping cost based on the weight and volume of your purchase. Care instructions are included in every package you order. Please allow us up to 3 business days to process your order. Depending on your location, we will ship the plants on a certain day to avoid transit time during weekends or holidays. If you wish to receive your order on a specific date, or have special instructions, please add a note on your order. If you have any questions or comments, please feel free to contact us at any time.

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Mammillaria elongata 'Pink Nymph' is a hybrid form of Mammillaria elongata created by hybridizing the closely related Mammillaria elongata and Mammillaria microhelia.

This hybrid was the first "elongata-like" plant with lovely pink flowers, rather than the typical yellow flowers.

Water: It is drought-tolerant. Water regularly; do not overwater. Water thoroughly when soil is dry to the touch.

Sun exposure: Sun to partial shade, light shade. Bright light with ample airflow.

Flowers: Pink, flowers throughout late winter and spring.

Soil: Porous soil with adequate drainage

Hardiness: Protect from frost.

 

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

Bloom Season Midwinter late spring
Botanical Name Mammillaria elongata
Common Name Lady finger cactus, Gold lace cactus
Dormancy Winter
Family Cactaceae
Flower Color Pink, pale yellow, white
Genus Mammillaria
Growth Habit Globular, elongated stem
Growth Rate Fast
Hardiness Zone 9, 10, 11
Mature Size 6 in. tall, 12 in. wide
Native Area Mexico
Plant Type Cactus
Propagation By cuttings
Resistance Drought tolerant, deer resistance, mild frost tolerant
Soil PH 6.5, Acidic, Neutral
Soil Type Cactus potting mix soil
Special Features Easy to grow
Sun Exposure Full sun, Partial shade
Toxicity Safe for humans, friendly to dogs, friendly to cats
Watering Needs Low

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