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Mammillaria carretii
Scientific Name: Mammillaria carretii Rebut ex K.Schum.
Synonym: Ebnerella carretii, Mammillaria saffordii, Neomammillaria saffordii, Chilita saffordii, Chilita carretii, Dolichothele carretii, Neomammillaria carretii
Family: Cactaceae
Mammillaria  carretii
Mammillaria carretii at the Huntington Gardens conservatory (HBG 59482)
Minimum Avg. Temperature: 50F (10C)

Sun Exposure: Full sun to light shade

Origin: Mexico (Nuevo Leon)

Growth Habits: Clustering, each head 2 inches in diameter (5 cm) or more

Watering Needs: Water sparingly, needs good drainage


Mammillaria  carretii

Blooming Habits:
Cream-colored flowers

Fruiting Habits:

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