Mammillaria pilcayensis "Bristle Brush" - 3.5"

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Some forms have cinnamon-colored spines. Native to the mountains of Guerrero, Mexico. Profuse rings of bright majenta flowers appear in March and April. Closely related to Mammillaria spinosissima or "Red-headed Irishman". Requires porous cactus soil with adequate drainage. Bright light for best appearance. Water thoroughly when soil is dry to the touch. Protect from frost.


Part of what makes succulents so fascinating are the myriad ways they express themselves throughout the year, depending on light, season, temperature, soil, and hydration. For those and other reasons, the plants you receive may not look exactly as they appear on our website.

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