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I am not a professional nor an expert in Cactacea or Mammillaria taxonomy. Any help with ID and spelling are always welcome. To up-date my list I've been using many books, journals, catalogs and other web-sites. It's been helpful, but I have more work to do. I only ship to the main 48 States. I do ship in the winter. I have 72+ hour heat packs for $3.00 each. No international shipping. Please read the front page for ordering information. Please list the name and number of the plant for ordering.

 Mammillaria and Family

   Coryphantha glassii - (Discoverer Charles Glass. Dark yellow flowers. Type locality, Sanguijuela SLP and Las Magdalenas SLP, Mexico. Growing in 4 1/2 in pot.) 1 @ $13.00 each

  Coryphantha sunderlandii  (Clumping, fat gray-green tubercles, mosty spineless, thick roots, dark pinkish-lavender flowers. Found on one ranch in South Texas. Growing in 4 1/2 inch pots.) 1 @ $15.00 This one is sold, we others have more this size

   Coryphantha sunderlandii  (Clumping, fat gray-green tubercles, mosty spineless, thick roots, dark pinkish-lavender flowers. Growing in 3 inch pots.) CS1, CS2 & CS3 @ $13.00 each

   Epithelantha unguispina (All the Epithelantha are very beautiful plant. This will develop a shaggy look with a longer spines mixed in with the shorter. Habitat - Mexican state of Nuevo Leon. These are growing in 3 1/2 inch pots.) EU1, EU2 & EU3 larger size @ $13.00 each Sold EU3

   Epithelantha unguispina (All the Epithelantha are very beautiful plant. This will develop a shaggy look with a longer spines mixed in with the shorter. Habitat - Mexican state of Nuevo Leon. These are growing in 3 inch pots.) #1, #2 & #3 smaller size @ $10.00 each

   Escobaria hesteri 'black spine form' - (Makes nice mounds of small heads. Growing in 3 1/2 inch pots.) EH1, EH2 & EH3 @ $10.00 each EH1 Sold

   Escobaria laredoi (It is a very showy cactus species with stems densely covered with pure white spines and contrasting purple flowers in spring. It is a low growing perennial stem-succulent solitary or many-stemmed, often forming large, compact clusters. Southeastern Coahuila, in a small area between Parras, General Cepeda, Cinco de Mayoa and Santa Victoria, Mexico. Altitude: 1900-2200.It grows in hill slopes on rocky outcrops. Growing in 3 1/2 inch pots.) EL1, EL2 & EL3 @ $10.00 each

   Escobaria minima (It is a tiny cactus with rounded, single stems up to 2,5cm tall and 6-17 mm wide, occasionally with a short tap root; tubercles 2 to 4 mm wide. A cultivated plant can be slightly larger, and clumped. The plant is crowded with thick, corky, white spines -1 to 4 centrals, 4 to 6 mm long; 13 to 23 radials, 3.5 to 5 mm long. Numerous, pink, up to 2.5 cm in diameter, 1.5 cm long. It blooms in several flushes, primarily in May, but the blooming period lasts from March until June.  It produces ovoid, green fruit (1.5-5 cm long) that ripens from June to October. The flowers are easy to pollinate, and produce around thirty seeds per fruit. Chihuahuan desert in the USA, they are found from only three populations, all in a tiny area of Brewster County, Texas. Grows in desert grassland, usually among the chips of weathered and physically fractured Caballos Novaculite rock - a quartz-like material. This species is now known only from three small sitesand  E. hesteri - from an adjacent hill - are two miniature plant which resemble dwarf races of E. vivipara, to wich they shares some characteristic, but much smaller in all parts. They can survive to –13F in dry-winter regions. This are growing in 3 inch pots.) EM1, EM2 & EM3 @ $10.00 each Sold EM1 & EM3, we have more.

   Escobaria sneedii ssp. sneedii (Primarily it occurs on the tops of limestone ridges in areas of broken terrain, terraces, rim rock or in poorly developed limestone soil, the majority of the plants grow in cracks in the rocks on north-facing slopes between 1,400-1,800 m in elevation, rarely under cover, usually sparsely distributed among the shrubby vegetation of the high Chihuahuan desert -shrub and interior chaparral. Grows in dense clusters with as many as 100 or more stems in a clump. Each individual stem is 1.5-6(8)cm tall and 1-2,5 cm in diameter. Tubercles - cylindrical 5 mm long; On mature stems with upper surface grooved. Spines - 30 to 90 very small radials, typically white often brown at tip, fading to grey, slender and bristle-like, mostly about 1-2.5 mm long, radiating from areole and appressed against plant, sometimes with one to few short porrect centrals. Roots are fibrous. Flowers are brownish-pink in early April-May. Showy smaller, usually not opening widely, 1.2 cm long up to 1.5 cm wide; tepals brownish-pink (rarely pale yellowish, or whitish) in colour, usually with midstrip darker; stigmas white to pink; Fruit: Small elongate, 1-1.5 cm long, green to somewhat reddish. Notes: The subspecies leei differs from other Escobaria in densely its clumping habit, small stem size, and tightly, almost pectinate, spination. The wild population intergrades with other forms of E. sneedii in the Guadalupe Mountains. This is apparently a neotenic variety of the species in which juvenile spination is retained throughout the life of the plant. This species is closely related to E. sneedii var. sneedii from which it differs by having deflexed spines, rather than spreading ones, brownish - pink flowers as opposed to rose-magenta ones, and seeds 1 mm  long as opposed to 0.75 mm in length (01,02,05. Very small heads will make nice clumps. I've been told it's cold hardy but I have not grown it outdoors in Oklahoma. This are growing in 3 inch pots.) ES1, ES2 & ES3 @ $13.00 each ES1 Sold

   Neolloydia conoidea ssp. grandifolia - (Grayish-green stems with star burst spins. Will make nice clumping plants. Growing in 3 inch pots.) NCG1, NCG2 & NCG3 @ $10.00 each

Mammillaria

    Mammillaria bocasana ssp bocasana (The Powder Puff Cactus with fishhooks.The plants sold as 'forma multilanata' are very woolly, with yellowish flowers. Soft fuzzy with small hooked spines. Origin: Central Mexico, San Luis Potosi, Zacatecas, Queretaro states. Altitude 1.750 - 2.300m. Several cultivars exist, with varying quantities of wool, and flower colors. Growing in 4 1/2 inch pot.) 1 larger @ $13.00 Sold

   Mammillaria bocasana ssp. bocasana - (The Powder Puff Cactus with fishhooks.The plants sold as 'forma multilanata' are very woolly, with yellowish flowers. Soft fuzzy with small hooked spines. Origin: Central Mexico, San Luis Potosi, Zacatecas, Queretaro states. Altitude 1.750 - 2.300m. Several cultivars exist, with varying quantities of wool, and flower colors. Growing in 3 inch pot.) #10, #11 & #12 @ $10.00 each

     Mammillaria bocasana monstrose/crest 'Fred'  (This is a monstrose/crest form of the above plant. Spinless green blobs. Depends on what time of the year it is they can have white, pink and red growing tips. All growing on there own roots. Flowers are cream color and can make red seed pods. These are growing in 3 inch pots.) MB1, MB2 & MB3 @ $18.00 each Sold MB2, MB1 & MB3 (These have sold. But we have more.)

   Mammilloydia candida (Mostly found with the synonyms name of Mammillaria candida. Mammilloydia candida popularly called 'Snowball' is a choice, attractive succulent plant with a so dense snowy white, spination, that its body appears almost hidden by spines. Mammilloydia are clearly related to the genus Mammillaria, but their unique seed structure and other anomalies indicates that their overall resemblance to Mammillaria is due to convergence and are usually recognized as segregate genera. However their true relationship remains unclear. So far: Mammilloydia candida subs. ortizrubiona, connected through the particularly lovely Mammilloydia candida var. rosea, representt the segregate genus Mammilloydia. It is a simple or eventually clustering perennial cactus. Origin and Habitat: Northeastern Mexico in Coahuila, Guanajuato, Nuevo Leon, San Luis Potosi, and Tamaulipas. Altitude: 500-2500. It grows in well drained, flat area in crevices on limestone rock, hilltops, rocky slopes and canyon walls. Growing in 3 1/2 inch pots.) ML1, ML2 & ML3 @ $10.00 each ML2 Sold

    Mammillaria crinita ssp. painteri monstrose  (Synonyn: Mammillaria painteri monstrose. It is a small globular cactus, almost hidden by the spines. It is also known by many to be synonymous with Mammillaria crinita subsp. crinita and is one of the several forms of it with red, brown or coffee coloured central spines (the other forms have yellow centrals). Other similar forms with dark central spines comprises. Plant solitary and with age it may offset from the base to form a small cluster. Stem are globose, dark green, about 2-8 high and cm in diameter. In its monstrous form, Mammillaria painteri monstruosa, it can grow to be larger. Origin and Habitat: Queretaro and adjacent areas in Hidalgo and Guanajuato, Mexico. Type locality: San Juan del Rio and adjacent areas, Queretaro, Hidalgo, Central Mexico. Altitude: 1800-2240 meters above sea level. These are growing in 3 inch pots.) MPM1, MPM2 & MPM3 @ $13.00 each

   Mammillaria crinita ssp. painteri longspina monstrose (Synonyn: Mammillaria painteri monstrose. It is a small globular cactus, almost hidden by the spines. It is also known by many to be synonymous with Mammillaria crinita subsp. crinita and is one of the several forms of it with red, brown or coffee coloured central spines (the other forms have yellow centrals). Other similar forms with dark central spines comprises. Plant solitary and with age it may offset from the base to form a small cluster. Stem are globose, dark green, about 2-8 high and cm in diameter. In its monstrous form, Mammillaria painteri monstruosa, it can grow to be larger. Origin and Habitat: Queretaro and adjacent areas in Hidalgo and Guanajuato, Mexico. Type locality: San Juan del Rio and adjacent areas, Queretaro, Hidalgo, Central Mexico. Altitude: 1800-2240 meters above sea level. These are growing in 3 inch pots.) 1 @ $13.00 each Sold

   Mammillaria duwei (This species is found at one location northeast of the city of Guanajuato, Mexico (extent of occurrence and area of occupancy 35 km2). Altitude range: 1.800 - 2.000 metres above sea level. Habitat: This species is found on volcanic rock in xerophyllous scrub. Mammillaria duwei is known from only one location, has a small population size, and there is a continuing decline due to overcollection and development. The southernmost of the two known subpopulations of this species has declined as a result of collecting over the past 15 years. Currently the total population is estimated at approximately 500 individuals. Mammillaria duwei is a small solitary rarely offsetting plants that eventually forms tiny mounds.The long central spine is not present on all the clones, yellowish, hooked, to 8 mm long, pubescent.his plant is a member of the Mammillaria crinita complex (Stylothele Series). Only some authors consider Mammillaria duwei to be a good species; the others classify it as M. crinita (e.g. According to Anderson's classification, this species is considered as a synonym of Mammillaria crinita. Growing in 3 1/2 pots.) MD1, MD2 & MD3 @ $13.00 each

   Mammillaria elongata 'Star Burst' - (Mammillaria elongata is endemic to Mexico, where it is distributed in the states of Guanajuato, Hidalgo and Querétaro. This species grows at about 1,300 to 2,300 metres above sea level. This cactus can be found in calcareous soils in matorral. This species is abundant and common over its limited distribution, but mining, land use conversion for agriculture, and habitat degradation due to grazing of goats are impacting some subpopulations of this species. Mammillaria elongata is a succulent ground cover, forming with time a tight clumps of erect, ascending, prostrate or recumbent stems. This may be the most common Mammillaria to be found and occurs in more variations than any other Mammillaria species. It commonly comes in many colour and spine variations. Stems are elongated cylindrical, finger-like, 1 - 3 cm in diameter 3-10 cm long. This is a popular species, but many cultivated forms are hybrids, especially with Mammillaria microhelia. These are fatter fingers then with star burst spines having a long center spine. Growing in 3 inch pots.) SB1, SB2 & SB3 @ $8.00 each

    Mammillaria elongata crest - (Golden waves of star burst spins growing on there own roots. Growing in 3 inch pots.) MEC1, MEC2 & MEC3 @ $10.00 each

     Mammillaria elongata ssp. rufocroea monstrose (This monstrose form has stems that are under a half inch with tiny burst of monstrose spines, cream colored flowers. Some will make red monstrose growths. Growing in 3 inch pots.) MER1, MER2 & MER3 @ $13.00 each

     Mammillaria guelzowiana - (Mammillaria guelzowiana is found west of Nazas in Durango, Mexico an additional population has been recorded at north of Mina de Navidad. It grows at an altitude of 1300-1700 metres above sea level. It's habitat is grassy mountain tops on volcanic rocky outcroppings in semi-desert. Mammillaria guelzowiana is a soft small solitary or clustering cactus, with the stems obscured by spines, but this specie tends to impress because of its bright magenta flower about 6 cm in diameter - very large for a Mammillaria! Stems are globose depressed apically, 4-10 cm in diameter up to 7 cm high. Without latex. Radial spines: 60-80, many white hair-like, with some other tan stiff radials, twisted, smooth, to 15 mm long. Central spines: 1 - 6, slender, needle-like, reddish brown to yellow, 8 - 25 mm (0.3 - 1 in) long, one hooked. Flowers are bell shaped to funnel form. Bright pink to intense purplish red with light scent, to 4 cm long and 7 cm in diameter. This plant will make nice clumps of hairy heads. These plant product dark pink flowers that are most likely the larges of the Mammillaria. Growing in 4 1/2 inch pots.) 1 @ $13.00 Sold

     Mammillaria hahniana ssp. hahniana (Very handsome variant of the species. Will make nice clumps of hairy heads. Violet flowers. Sometimes called the "Old Lady Cactus". Habitat - Mexican states of Queretaro, Guanajuato, and Tamaulipas. Growing in 3 inch pots.) MHH1, MHH2 & MHH3 @ $10.00 each Sold MH2

   Mammillaria herrerae ssp. herrerae (This is one of the nicest small white species of Cactus, that may at first glance recall some forms of  M. humboldtii. What a beauty! It is endemic to Queretaro, Mexico. It grows mainly in open places between grasses and calcareous rocks, in association with other cactus species like Echinocactus grusonii, Ferocactus hystrix and Thelocactus leucanthus.  Altitude: 1.300 - 1.920 m.It is small growing cactus that look like a little golf ball. It usually stays solitary, or occasionally clusters from the base. Stems are globose or slightly elongated as it ages, 2 - 3.5 cm in diameter and height. In cultivation it can grow very slowly up to 8 cm tall. Without latex. Flower are diurnal, quite large for a Mammillaria, pale pink to red-violet, 20 - 25 mm long and very showy. Growing in 3 inch pots.) MHH1, MHH2 & MHH3 @ $13.00 each The one in the photo have sold we more.!

     Mammillaria longimamma ssp. uberiformis (At first solitary, but clustering very young and forming dense clusters to 15 cm or more broad. With 10-30(-50) braches. No Central spine for the var. uberiformis. Flowers very large for this genus, 4-6 cm. long, 4.5-6 cm. wide with bright yellow petals in May-July. , stigmas yellow. Thick taproots, larger in upper portion. From Mexico - Hidalgo, Querétaro between 1000 and 2200m altitude. Growing in 3 inch pots.) ML1, ML2 & ML3 @ $10.00 each

   Mammillaria magnifica (Mammillaria magnifica is a fine but poorly known taxon that form clumps of tall column bristling with yellowish brown, hooked central spines. It is a rapidly growing, clumping species but often distinctly tatty or tired-looking in cultivation. However the plant will reward the skilled growers with ring of fine rose-purple flowers circling the crown of the plant. There are several forms known, some with gold spines, some with red to black spines. The large stem will grow towards the sun, changing direction in just a few weeks if the plant is turned. The specific epithet magnifica means (lat. Magnificus) gorgeous. Mammillaria magnifica is endemic to Mexico, where it is distributed in the states of Morelos and Puebla. Altitude range: 1,000 to 1,550 metres above sea level. This species is probably found in deciduous forest. The threats to this species are unknown. Growing in 3 1/2 inch pots.) MMA1, MMA2 & MMA3 @ $13.00 each

   Mammillaria matudae (Mammillaria matudae is a columnar cactus that offsets basally to form wide clusters in time. The stem is quite tidy in youth and tends to recline as it elongates giving the old plant a characteristic sprawling habit. Each head is surrounded by a complete ring, 2-3 flowers thick, of starlike magenta flowers usually just 2-5 cm from the growing tip of the cactus. There are ample variations among spines colour.Origin and Habitat: Mammillaria matudae is endemic to Mexico, where it is distributed in the state of and Mexico close to the border with the state of Michoacán, Guerrero Mexico (Northern America). Altitude range: 700-1250 metres above sea level.This species is probably found in deciduous forest. The threats to this species are unknown. Growing in 4 1/2 inch pots.) 1 @ $13.00 each

    Mammillaria nejapensis variegata (Interesting variegation, gives the plant a glow when grown in good light. This one is growing in a 6 inch pot.) 1 in stock @ $40.00

   Mammillaria plumosa #2 form MK (This is the larger stem form of Mammaillaria plumosa. Sometime called the 'Fearther Cactus'. Very soft touchable spines. Will have pinkish flowers thought out the fall and winter. They make nice fearthery clusters. Habitat - Mexican states of Coahuila and Nuevo Leon. Growing in 4 1/2 inch pots.) MP10, MP11 & MP12 @ $13.00 each

   Mammillaria prolifera ssp. roseiflora (Came to me with this name. Not really sure on the ID. It's a heavy bloomer and hasn't made the red seed pots yet. Will make nice clumps. These are growing in 3 1/2 pots.) #30, #31 & #32 @ $13.00 each

    Mammillaria prolifera ssp. texana (Flowering spring (Mar-May). They grow Tamaulipan thorn scrub, oak-juniper woodlands, gravel, limestone crevices, or litter beneath vegetation, cliffs, hills, valleys, plains; 0-600 m; Tex.; Mexico (Coahuila, Nuevo León, San Luis Potosí, Tamaulipas. Th red seed pods will come with the plants. These are growing in 3 inch pots.) MPT1, MPT2 & MPT3 @ $10.00 each

  Mammillaria prolifera ssp. texana (Flowering spring (Mar-May). They grow Tamaulipan thorn scrub, oak-juniper woodlands, gravel, limestone crevices, or litter beneath vegetation, cliffs, hills, valleys, plains; 0-600 m; Tex.; Mexico (Coahuila, Nuevo León, San Luis Potosí, Tamaulipas. Growing in 3 inch pots.) 1 @ $13.00 Sold

    Mammillaria mazatlanensis (It's a cylindrical cactus, with reddish brown spines and large bright purple flowers with green stigmas. The plants are commonly cespitose, often forming broad clumps with many heads. Two subspecies are recognized, the nominate form and subs. patonii. It flowers from the axils of the old tubercles but towards the top of the plant, tubular, 3-4 cm long, 3 cm across, pink to carmine red to bright purple; perianth-segments oblong, spreading; stigma-lobes 8 green, very long and slender.endemic to NW Mexico. Growing in 3 1/2 inch pot.) 1 @ $13.00

     Mammillaria spinossisima monstorse/crest 'Un Pino' - (This is a stable genetic mutation from a very variable spined species M. spinosissima ssp. spinosissima, in which each areole only produces one spine, but some perfectly spineless areoles are also present. A central spine, 1 straight, 10 - 30 mm long. Radial spine: 0. Flowers are purple red, 12 mm long and in diameter. Will make nice clumps. These are growing in 3 1/2 inch pots.) CR1, CR2 & CR3 @ $18.00 each Sold CR3 & CR2

   Mammillaria surculosa  (Syn: Dolichnthele surculosa) is a low-growing widely spreading cactus forming crowded mats or mounds of small heads and relatively large, bright yellow flowers. The most obvious characteristic for associating it with Dolichothele are the prominent tubercles and the comparatively larger yellow flowers than those of the average. Taproot, merging with stem forming a stout tuberous rootstock. It has one solitary, hooked, needle-like, slender, somewhat twisted, amber yellow or brownish-yellow, darker tipped, up to 20 mm long. Radial spines: 12-15, white, 8-10 mm long, acicular, stiff , bristle-like, whitish to pale yellow, interlacing, flattened. Flowers are funnel form, sulphur yellow, sweetly scented, not more than 2,5 cm long and approx. 18 mm in diameter at anthesis. Tepals few, fused at the base, chrome-yellow with red tips and brownish-pink stripes on the backside. Origin and Habitat: Tamaulipas - nearby Miquihiuany to the north of San Luis Potosí - nearby La Inconada, North-Eastern Mexico (extent of occurrence is less than 5,000 km²). Altitude: 950-1200 metres above sea level. These are growing in 3 inch pots.) MSY1, MSY2 & MSY3 @ $10.00 each

    Mammillaria uncinata - (Fat dark-green with short hooked spines. Solitary or slowly offsetting cactus. Stems:  Dark blue-green, 6 - 10 cm high, 8 - 10 cm in diameter.  In the wild it grows very flat, but under cultivation it grows as globular as any other. Radial spines: 3 - 6, upper ones shorter and stronger, straight or slightly curved, pinkish to greyish white, 5 - 6 mm in length. Central spines:  1, hooked, pinkish grey to dark purplish brown, with dark tips, up to 10 mm long.Widely distributed in Mexico - Hidalgo, San Luis Potosi, Mexico, Morelos, Puebla, Oaxaca, Guerrero, Durango, Queretaro, Guanajuato, Zacatecas, Aguascalients, Michoacan and Jalisco. Habitat: Grows at 1.500 - 2.800 m in altitude. Growing in 4 1/2 inch pots.) 6 @ $13.00 each

   Mammillaria zeilmanniana monstrose 'Drop Dead Fred' (Synonym: Mammillaria crinita f. zeilmanniana. It is a popular cactus species with flowers typically carmine violet to purple-pink in color, seldom white. In cultivation it is heavily clustering. While in its natural environment it is often simple and rarely branching.Origin and Habitat: It is found at a single location, at San Miguel de Allende in Cañada Virgen, Guanajuato state, central Mexico (extent of occurrence and area of occupancy less than 1 km2). Until 1988 Mammillaria zeilmanniana had never been found in its natural habitat by anyone else since its original discovery in the late 1920's by Erich Georgi of Saltillo, a collector and exporter of exotic plants. It was then re-discovered after a long search in a canyon complex west of San Miguel de Allende in Mexico thriving in an isolated microenvironment. Altitude range: It grows at around 1700-1950 metres above sea leve. Growing in 3 inch pots.) MZ1, MZ2 & MZ3 @ $15.00 each All three have sold. We have more!

   Mammillaria ziilmanniana monstrose/crest 'Wacky Fred' - (I call it 'Wacky Fred'. It dose some wacky things! Growing in 3 inch pots.) WF1 & WF2 @ $20.00 each Sold WF2 & WF1 (Both have sold. We have more like these)

 

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