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Strombocactus disciformis
Scientific Name: Strombocactus disciformis (DC.) Britton & Rose
Synonym: Ariocarpus disciformis ssp. jarmilae, Echinocactus turbiniformis, Pediocactus jarmilae, Strombocactus disciformis ssp. jarmilae, Pediocactus jarmilae, Cactus disciformis, Echinocactus disciformis, Strombocactus jarmilae, Ariocarpus disciformis, Mammillaria disciformis, Strombocactus disciformis
Family: Cactaceae
Listed in CITES Appendix 1
Strombocactus  disciformis Sun Exposure:

Origin: Mexico (Queretaro, Hidalgo)

Growth Habits: Generally solitary, globose, stems up to 5 inches tall (12 cm), 4 inches in diameter (10 cm); young areoles are woolly and they have 1 to 4 silky grey spines, 0.6 inches in diameter (1.5 cm), older areoles are bare;

Watering Needs:


Strombocactus  disciformis

Blooming Habits:
Pinkish flower, 1.5 inches in diameter (3.5 cm). The flowers come in the younger areoles. The fruit is 0.3 inches long (7 mm).

Fruiting Habits:

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