Browsing: Mammillaria

Mammillaria is one of the largest genus of Cactaceae family. Most of the species are native to Mexico, but some come from the southwest Uunited States, the Caribbean, Colombia, Venezuela, Guatemala and Honduras. The name derives from the Latin word "mammilla", meaning "nipple" or "teat".

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Scientific Name Mammillaria geminispina Haw. Common Names Twin-spined Cactus, Whitey, White Cactus Synonyms Mammillaria elegans, Mammillaria nivea, Mammillaria nobilis Scientific Classification Family: Cactaceae Subfamily: Cactoideae Tribe: Cacteae Subtribe: Cactinae Genus: Mammillaria Description…

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