Mammillaria amajacensis

Mammillaria amajacensis is a perennial member of the Cactaceae family that usually grows solitary. It has a globose stem, without apical depression. It is characterized by visible tubercles of dark blue-green color and abundant white wool. There are 2 to 4 central spines with no radial spines. The pink-cream flowers are funnel-shaped and bloom from late spring to early summer. It produces red fruits containing brown seeds.


Common NameMammillaria
Botanical nameMammillaria
Life CyclePerennial
Basic ColourPink
Height8 -> 10 cm
rocky lands
Altitude1700 – 2000 m
Bloom TimeApril -> August
Plant TypeCactus, Succulent,
Fruit TypeBerry
different tolerancesHardy
Used PartsWhole plant
Plant UsesOrnamental
Active substancesNo active
substances known
USDA Zone9 (-7), 10 (-1),
11 (+4), 12 (+10)
Sun ExposureSun, Part shade,
Light shade
Soil pHNeutral
Soil MoistureDry
Soil Type Stony, Sandy, Peaty
Propagationby seeds / by sowing,
by Cuttings, Self sows
Germinationtell us
Pests/ Diseasesdisease free

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