Mammillaria vetula subsp. gracilis 'Arizona Snowcap' - Thimble CactusRegular price $14.00
Mammillaria is one of the largest genera in the cactaceae family with around 200 known species. This particular cultivar grows as miniature clumps of round, fluffy mounds, covered with thick white puffs of hair. Mammillarias are known for their ring or "crown" of flowers that appear in spring and summer, this variety has creamy white and pink hued flowers.
Current Pot Size: 70mm
Synonyms: Pincushion, Powderpuff cactus, Fishhooks, Snowball cactus, Thimble 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