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Cochemiea halei
Scientific Name: Cochemiea halei (K. Brandegee) Walton
Synonym: Mammillaria halei
Family: Cactaceae
Cochemiea  halei
Mammillaria halei at the Holly Gate Nursery
Minimum Avg. Temperature: 55F (12C)

Sun Exposure:

Origin: Mexico (Baja California - Magdalena and Santa Margarita islands)

Growth Habits: Slowly branching stems, up to 20 inches long (50 cm), 2.5 inches in diameter (7 cm); 3 to 4( to 6) central spines, 1 to 1.4 inches (2.5 to 3.5 cm) long; 10 to 21 radial spines, 0.48 to 0.6 inch (1.2 to 1.5 cm) long;

Watering Needs:

Propagation: Cuttings, seeds

Blooming Habits:
Long scarlet flowers (up to 2 inches long - 5 cm), with characteristic backward curled petals. Fruit club-shaped 0.48 inch (1.2 cm), red

Fruiting Habits:

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