Astrophytum coahuilense

May 8, 2018 0 Commentsadmin

looks very much like Astrophytum myriostigma, but has a red centre in the yellow flowers. Also grey flocks instead of white ones.

Known synonyms:
Astrophytum myriostigma coahuilense
Known common (English) plant names:
Natural habitat:
Mexico
Maximum plant height or length:
– In centimeters:
– In inches:
Maximum plant width or diameter:
– In centimeters:
– In inches:
Minimum temperature:
– In degrees Celsius (°C):
10 °C
– In degrees Fahrenheit (°F):
50 °F
Estimated age when fullgrown:
Estimated age of first flowering:
Flowers appear in / from… :
End of spring until end of summer
Duration of a flower:
2-3 day(s)
Flowers primary color:
Yellow
Ideal sun exposure:
Full sun
Cultivation description:
lime in the soil is needed.


References:

The complete book of cacti & succulents, Terry Hewitt, ASIN B01FELY6WM
Cacti and Succulents, Paul Hamlyn, ISIN – B001MEF9V8

  1. Astrophytum ornatum
  2. Astrophytum asterias
  3. Astrophytum myriostigma
  4. Astrophytum capricorne

Leave A Comment

ENCYCLOPAEDIA