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Mammillaria barbata
Scientific Name: Mammillaria barbata Engelm.
Synonym: Mammillaria morricalii, Mammillaria wilcoxii var. viridiflora, Chilita viridiflora, Mammillaria wrightii var. viridiflora, Neomammillaria viridiflora, Mammillaria viridiflora, Mammillaria santaclarensis, Mammillaria orestera, Mammillaria luthieniae, Mammillaria garessii, Mammillaria chavezei, Ebnerella barbata, Chilita barbata, Cactus barbatus, Neomammillaria barbata, Mammillaria melilotiae
Family: Cactaceae
Minimum Avg. Temperature: 50F (10C)

Sun Exposure: Light shade

Origin: USA (Arizona, New Mexico), Mexico (Chihuahua, Durango)

Growth Habits: Stems up to 2.5 inches tall (6 cm), 1.6 inch in diameter (4 cm), 1 to 4 central spines, 16-60 radials.

Watering Needs: Water sparingly, needs good drainage


Blooming Habits:
Yellowish or pinkish flowers, up to 1.2 inches long (3 cm)

Fruiting Habits:

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