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Mammillaria prolifera ssp. texana
Scientific Name: Mammillaria prolifera ssp. texana (Engelm.) D.R.Hunt
Synonym: Cactus stellatus var. texanus, Mammillaria texana, Mammillaria multiceps var. texana, Cactus texanus, Mammillaria prolifera, Mammillaria pusilla, Mammillaria pusilla var. texana, Escobariopsis prolifera ssp. texana
Family: Cactaceae
Minimum Avg. Temperature: 50°F (10°C)

Sun Exposure: Light shade

Origin: USA (Texas), Mexico (Coahuila, Nuevo León, San Luis Potosí, Tamaulipas)

Growth Habits: Forms large clusters, globose stems, up to 3.5 inches tall (9 cm), 2.8 inches in diameter (7 cm), 5 to 12 slender central spines, 25 to 40 radials

Watering Needs: Water sparingly, needs good drainage


Blooming Habits:
Pink flowers, 0.7 inch in diameter (1.8 cm)

Fruiting Habits:

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