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Dead cactus

Posted by matucana (My Page) on
Wed, Feb 1, 06 at 13:41


Unfortunately one of my alltime favourites died this winter due to cold and umidity.
I don' t know the name of the species but i would like to know because it's a wonderfull plant.
Is this a mammilaria(watch the curved spines)?

Thanks for any help

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RE: Dead cactus

Looks a lot like Mammillaria bocensis. See what you think.

RE: Dead cactus

It is beautiful, sorry it died. I'll have to keep my eye open for one of these.
Lincoln, NE USDA 5

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