Return to the Cacti & Succulents Forum | Post a Follow-Up

 o
Mammillaria fragilis- Fruit

Posted by alkh86 9 (My Page) on
Wed, May 1, 13 at 11:45

Hey All,

I picked up a Mammillaria fragilis (Thimble Cactus) at Lowes a few months ago and it had some flowers. Now I'm noticing one little yellow fruit. How do I know if I can get some seeds from it and how do I know when it's ripe enough to harvest potential seeds? I can post a pic when I get home today.

TIA for any advice!

-A


Follow-Up Postings:

 o
RE: Mammillaria fragilis- Fruit

May i see the pic?


 o
RE: Mammillaria fragilis- Fruit

I'm sorry for the delay!! I'm headed home early today and should have time to post the pic this afternoon.


 o
RE: Mammillaria fragilis- Fruit

Sorry to the delay. Here is the pic:


 o
RE: Mammillaria fragilis- Fruit

Another angle:


 o
RE: Mammillaria fragilis- Fruit

usually it will change color when ripe


 o Post a Follow-Up

Please Note: Only registered members are able to post messages to this forum.

    If you are a member, please log in.

    If you aren't yet a member, join now!


Return to the Cacti & Succulents Forum

Information about Posting

  • You must be logged in to post a message. Once you are logged in, a posting window will appear at the bottom of the messages. If you are not a member, please register for an account.
  • Posting is a two-step process. Once you have composed your message, you will be taken to the preview page. You will then have a chance to review your post, make changes and upload photos.
  • After posting your message, you may need to refresh the forum page in order to see it.
  • Before posting copyrighted material, please read about Copyright and Fair Use.
  • We have a strict no-advertising policy!
  • If you would like to practice posting or uploading photos, please visit our Test forum.
  • If you need assistance, please Contact Us and we will be happy to help.


Learn more about in-text links on this page here