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Mammillaria heyderi var. heyderi (Little nipple cactus)
Fabre, Carl

Mammillaria heyderi var. heyderi

Mammillaria heyderi Muehlenpf. var. heyderi

Little nipple cactus

Cactaceae (Cactus Family)

Synonym(s): Mammillaria gummifera var. applanata, Mammillaria heyderi var. applanata


USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Cactus/Succulent

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White
Bloom Notes: cream with greenish or brownish viens,


USA: AZ , NM , OK , TX

From the National Organizations Directory

According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:

Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center - Austin, TX

Additional resources

USDA: Find Mammillaria heyderi var. heyderi in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Mammillaria heyderi var. heyderi in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Mammillaria heyderi var. heyderi


Record Modified: 2014-07-21
Research By: TWC Staff

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