Mammillaria Geminispina

Product Description
$ 7.25

Mammillaria Geminispina 

(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. This plant is shipped in its pot to prevent any damage to the roots).

Mammillaria Geminispina is a fairly easy plant to grow, don't requires any special treatment, but need as much light as possible This plant is easily recognized for its long white spines that cover the new growth, flowers are carmine in late spring and sometime in autumn too. This Mammillaria gets only better looking with age. It will continue to put on more and more heads, as well as more white cotton topping. The heads form mounds that seem stacked on top of each other. without burning the plant to encourage the heaviest spine formation, if kept too dark it may become overly lush and greener and could be prone to rotting due to over watering.

Recommended Temperature Zone: USDA: 10

Frost Tolerance: Hardy to 28°F (-2°C)

Minimum Avg. Temperature: 50°F (10°C)

Sun Exposure: Light shade to full sun elsewhere

Origin: Central Mexico (Hidalgo state)

Growth Habits: Spherical, green cactus, forming 2-3 feet wide (60-90 cm) mounds as it ages, each stem up to 4 inches (10 cm)

Watering Needs: Regular water in summer

Propagation: Seeds, the best clones are propagated by offset.

Blooming Habits:The sparse deep pink or white with a deep pink center flowers are up to 0.5 inches in diameter (1.2 cm).



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.

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Colder Regions Warning: We are now offering 72-hour heat packs for an additional $3.00 If your order is $50.00 or more, and if we think that it is necessary, 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: Care instructions are included in every package you order.

Shipping Details and Customer Service Policy: We ship via USPS Priority Mail. We calculate the shipping cost based on the weight and volume of your purchase. Please allow a maximum time of 72 hours for processing prior to shipment. 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 the email address below:

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