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Mammillaria bocasana

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Sku: 0850161

Mammillaria bocasana, native to San Luis Potosi, Mexico, is a soft-bodied globular cactus that is densely covered with white hairlike radials, giving the appearance of woolly snowballs. Flowers are creamy yellow with a pinkish midstripe. Protect from frost to prevent scarring. 


Recommended pairings: Coming soon
Bloom time: Spring to fall
Size: To 6 inches high
Plant in porous soil with adequate drainage
Bright light
Water thoroughly when soil is dry to the touch
Hardiness: USDA Zone 10a (30-35° F)



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.


Caring for your new plant is easy with Greg's help. You'll receive a companion app that provides ongoing Mammillaria bocasana care, plant health tips, and help from a community of other Altman customers that will ensure your new plant thrives in its new home.

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