Coryphantha bumamma

May 9, 2018 0 Commentsadmin

Very large, glossy green tubercles make this flattened globular species distinctive. Its stout spines are yellow and – after about five years – golden flowers are produced. This slow-growing cactus is moderately easy to care for and offsets freely. Detach the offsets for use in propagation.

Known synonyms:
Known common (English) plant names:
Elephants Tooth
Natural habitat:
Mexico and USA
Maximum plant height or length:
– In centimeters:
13 centimeter(s)
– In inches:
5 inch(es)
Maximum plant width or diameter:
– In centimeters:
– In inches:
Minimum temperature:
– In degrees Celsius (°C):
5 °C
– In degrees Fahrenheit (°F):
41 °F
Estimated age when fullgrown:
Estimated age of first flowering:
5 year(s)
Flowers appear in / from… :
Spring until summer
Duration of a flower:
Flowers primary color:
Golden
Ideal sun exposure:
Full sun or sunny


Source: http://www.cactus-art.biz
References:
The complete book of cacti & succulents, Terry Hewitt, ASIN B01FELY6WM
Cacti and Succulents, Paul Hamlyn, ASIN – B001MEF9V8

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