Mammillaria gracilis fragilis "Thimble Cactus"
Price: $7.75Sku: 0850502
Tiny globular bodies are densely covered with interlaced white radial spines, giving the impression of white "thimbles". Clusters prolifically to form large mats. Satiny creamy yellow flowers in late winter. Requires porous cactus soil. Prefers bright light with ample airflow. Water thoroughly when soil is dry to the touch. Cold tolerance to 25 degrees Fahrenheit, however, best to provide protection from frost to prevent scarring.
SURVIVE & THRIVE
Recommended pairings: coming soon
Bloom time: Fall to Spring
Size: Up to 4 inches tall
Requires porous soil with excellent drainage
Provide Bright light and ample airflow
Water thoroughly when soil is dry to the touch
Hardiness: USDA Zone 9a (20-25° 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.
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