Displaying posts tagged with

“Mammillaria”

Captivating Cactus and Striking Succulents: 20 in a series – Mammillaria

Captivating Cactus and Striking Succulents: 20 in a series – Mammillaria Photo: Douglas E. Welch Mammillaria is one of the largest genera in the cactus family (Cactaceae), with currently 200 known species and varieties recognized.[1] Most of the mammillarias are native to Mexico, but some come from the southwest United States, the Caribbean, Colombia, Venezuela, Guatemala and Honduras.[2] The common name “pincushion cactus” refers to this and the closely related […]

Mammillaria via Instagram

Mammillaria Los Angeles Cactus & Succulent Society Plant Show & Sale 2017 (lacactus.com) Spent an hour or so at the show on Saturday checking out all the great vendors and plants. Follow A Gardener’s Notebook on Facebook * A portion of each sale from Amazon.com directly supports our blogs ** Many of these books may […]