Silver Cluster Cactus
Silver Cluster Cactus
Silver Cluster Cactus
Silver Cluster Cactus

Silver Cluster Cactus

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Elevate your cactus collection with the Mammillaria Vetula, also known as the "Mexican Snowball" or "Silver Cluster Cactus." This charming and low-maintenance cactus will bring a touch of the desert's beauty to your home or garden. With its captivating appearance and straightforward care requirements, it's the perfect addition to any plant enthusiast's collection or a delightful gift for nature lovers.
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Unique Appearance: The Mammillaria Vetula features a striking spherical shape, covered in white, hair-like spines that resemble a layer of snow, hence its nickname.

Easy Care: This cactus is an excellent choice for beginners, as it requires minimal attention. Simply place it in a sunny spot and water sparingly, allowing the soil to dry out between waterings.

Compact Size: With a maximum height of about 6 inches (15 cm) and a width of approximately 4 inches (10 cm), it's a perfect addition to your windowsill, desk, or garden.

Drought Tolerant: Mammillaria Vetula is well-adapted to arid conditions and can withstand extended periods without water.

Indoor and Outdoor Versatility: Grow it indoors in well-draining pots or plant it in your garden to add a touch of the Southwest to your landscape.

To care for Mammillaria Vetula, provide it with bright, indirect sunlight or partial sun, either on a sunny windowsill or in your garden. Water sparingly, allowing the soil to thoroughly dry between waterings, typically every 2-3 weeks or less in arid conditions. Ensure well-draining soil and protect it from frost if grown outdoors to keep this "Mexican Snowball" cactus thriving and healthy.

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Hardiness zone for this plant: Zone 9 - 11

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Silver Cluster Cactus

Mammillaria Vetula, or Silver Cluster Cactus, is a highly regarded cactus among collectors for its charming appearance and easy care. Its tiny, white, hair-like spines not only give it a snowball-like appearance but also provide protection from the intense desert sun, making it a wonderful example of nature's adaptability and beauty.

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