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pincushion cactus
Mammillaria crinita
pincushion cactus Cactus Family
Mammillaria crinita Cactaceae
common name
  pincushion cactus
accepted scientific name
  Mammillaria crinita DC.
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family name
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Category: Cactus
Flowers: Many petals
Petal colors: color color color
Flower size is 0.5 to 0.8 inches
Leaf: No obvious leaves
Plant Observed last week of January thru 3rd week of November

How Likely at this Location (10%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
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