Mammillaria parkinsonii - Owl Eye CactusRegular price $28.00
This Mammillaria grows up to 12cm roundwith heads branching into multiple stems as it matures. In Spring cream/pink flowers appear. The spikes are white with brown tips. Mammillaria are one of the largest genera in the Cactus (Cactaceae) family with around 200 cultivars and species. They are known for their flower "crowns", rings of small flowers, in a variety of colours that bloom during Spring and Summer.
Your plant may or not be flowering when shipped to you.
Current Pot Size: 70mm, 100mm
Synonyms: Owl Eye Cactus
Light: Full Sun to Part Sun - Category 1-2 (please see our blog on plant light requirements)
Soil: Well draining, mineral - Cacti Mix (please see our blog on soil requirements)
Fertiliser: As directed on your fertiliser of choice. Fortnightly or monthly during the growing season (please see our blog on plant food)
Watering: Don't over water, being a succulent these like dry spells between watering