(This plant comes in a 3.5 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).
Origin: Mexico, Central America
Description: Dark red central spines. Pink flowers. Generally solitary.
Water requirements: Drought-tolerant; suitable for xeriscaping. Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater
Sun exposure: Full sun to partial shade/light shade
Watering: Low watering needs
Height: 6-12 in.
Hardiness: Zone 10: to 1.7 °C (35 °F) to Zone 11: above 4.5 °C (40 °F)
Bloom Color: Pink to Magenta (pink-purple)
Bloom Time: Mid Spring to late Spring/Early Summer
Some of the information in this description has been found at desert-tropicals.com, llifle.com and cactus-art.biz
|Blooming Season||Late spring/early summer|
|Common Name||South american pincushion|
|Hardiness Zone||10b to 11|
|Scientific Name||Mammillaria yucatanensis|
|Sun Exposure||Sun to partial shade|