Mammillaria gracilis fragilis monstrose
Mammillaria gracilis fragilis monstrose
Mammillaria gracilis fragilis monstrose
Mammillaria gracilis fragilis monstrose
Mammillaria gracilis fragilis monstrose
Mammillaria gracilis fragilis monstrose
Mammillaria gracilis fragilis monstrose
Mammillaria gracilis fragilis monstrose
Mammillaria gracilis fragilis monstrose
Mammillaria gracilis fragilis monstrose
Mammillaria gracilis fragilis monstrose
Mammillaria gracilis fragilis monstrose

Mammillaria Gracilis Fragilis Monstrose Arizona Snowcap

(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).

Mammillaria Gracilis Fragilis Monstrose is a beautiful cactus from Garden Origin. The winter-dormant succulent plant has a cylindrical body. Belonging from the Cactaceae family, this Mammillaria plant grows up to 8 cm in height. The common name of this unique houseplant is “Arizona Snowcap”.

Growth Rate

This plant is slow-growing and would look great in a variety of settings.

Flowering

Arizona Snowcap blooms in the early spring. These plants have lovely bright pink flowers.

Watering

Like other cactus plants, this houseplant should be watered in summer. Reduce watering in the winter months. Keep the soil dry and not moist. 

Soil

Mineral blends work best for these succulent plants. Arizona Snowcap needs well-drained soil to be healthy. 

Hardiness

These plants belong to the hardiness zone of 10a. As these are not frost tolerant, it is better to plant these cactus varieties indoors if you live in areas that are colder than 30° F (-1.1° C).

Light

Mammillaria Gracilis Fragilis Monstrose does well in full to partial sun. Before exposing your cactus to intense sunlight, place it in the moderate shade for a while.

Propagation

Arizona Snowcap can be propagated with ease from offsets.

Low-maintenance and stylish in appearance, Mammillaria Gracilis Fragilis Monstrose “Arizona Snowcap” fits every room, home, and garden.

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

Blooming Season Early spring.
Common Name Arizona snowcap
Dormancy Winter
Family Cactaceae
Flower Bright pink
Frost Tolerance -1.1° C
Growth Rate Slow growth
Hardiness Zone 10a
Height 8 cm
Origin Garden origin
Pot Size 3.5"
Scientific Name Mammillaria gracilis fragilis monstrose
Shape Cylindrical
Sun Exposure Full sun to partial shade
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CS
01/15/2022
Carlene S.
United States United States

Snowballs

Very beautiful cactus. Looks like a mound of snowballs. So...heathy and even had a few flowers.

KS
11/27/2020
Kathy S.
United States United States

Mammillaria Gracitis fragilis montrose

The plant came very well packed and in very good shap. 2 little pups had came off plant but I just stuck them back in the pot. I highly recommend plants from Planet Desert

KM
12/08/2019
Kathleen M.
United States United States

Mammillaria gracilis fragilis monstrose

First time ordering from Planet Desert and was truly impressed on the careful packing and cactus shipped. I have already placed a second order. Thank you!

Mammillaria gracilis fragilis monstrose

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