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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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Succulentopedia Mammillaria lenta

Mammillaria lenta

Mammillaria lenta is a slow growing cactus, branching form the base to form quite large, flat-topped mounds. The stems are bright green to…

Succulentopedia Mammillaria backebergiana

Mammillaria backebergiana

Mammillaria backebergiana is an attractive, slender, columnar cactus with yellowy or brownish-yellow spines and great purplish-red flowers circling near…

Succulentopedia Mammillaria bocasana 'Fred'

Mammillaria bocasana 'Fred'

Mammillaria bocasana 'Fred' is a very variable cultivar, clustering, forming clumps, producing many bodies and varying in size according to time of year…

Succulentopedia Mammillaria albiflora

Mammillaria albiflora

Mammillaria albiflora is a small cactus with solitary or clustering, globular to cylindrical stems covered with soft, white radial spines. Stems are up…