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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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Succulentopedia Mammillaria haageana

Mammillaria haageana

Mammillaria haageana is a small, usually solitary cactus up to 6 inches (15 cm) tall. The stem is globular or somewhat elongate in age…

Succulentopedia Mammillaria duwei

Mammillaria duwei

Mammillaria duwei is a small, solitary, rarely offsetting cactus with stem up to 1.6 inches (4 cm) tall and up to 2.4 inches (6 cm) in…

Succulentopedia Mammillaria polythele

Mammillaria polythele

Mammillaria polythele is a single-stemmed cactus that grows up to 2 feet (60 cm) tall and up to 4 inches (10 cm) in diameter. The stem is dull green to…

Succulentopedia Mammillaria marksiana

Mammillaria marksiana

Mammillaria marksiana is a handsome cactus with its bright green color, snow-white wool, sparse yellow spines and bright yellowish-green…