Mammillaria elongata - Gold Lace Cactus or Lady Finger Cactus are spiky cacti that are beginner-friendly and can be grown as houseplants. A native to Mexico, this small yet unique succulent belongs to the Cactaceae family and grows up to 8 inches in height. It develops dense clusters of cylindrical stems that bear brown-yellow spines. The Mammillaria elongata blooms in subtle white to pale yellow colors during the spring season. The flowers are small and arise in the upper half of the stems. You will find several yellow stamens and a stigma in the center of your finger plant.
This Gold Lace Cactus ships established in a 3.5" Cup
Size: Can reach up to 8" in height
Light: Bright indoor light
Hardiness Zone: 9 - 11
Characteristics: Small cactus that forms dense clusters of bright green, cylindrical, semi erect stems with short conical tubercles ending in round woolly areoles that bear clusters of yellow to golden yellow spikes.
Soil & Water: Well draining soil, cactus mix. Water deeply only when completely dry