Please note: In certain circumstance where we believe a cactus may ship better bare root we may ship it bare root rather than with a pot in soil.
- Mammillaria Nejapensis Plant Description
- Mammillaria Nejapensis Plant Specs and Regions
- Mammillaria Nejapensis Water and Light Recommendations
Looking for a unique and eye-catching cactus plant for your home or garden? Then be sure to check out Mammillaria Nejapensis! Also known as Silver Arrows or Royal Cross, this beautiful plant is native to Oaxaca, Mexico. It forms globular stems that are covered in silvery-white, sharp spines. And if that wasn't eye-catching enough, white woolly bristles are also found on the areoles! Mammillaria Nejapensis can grow up to around 6-8 inches tall, making it a perfect choice for both indoor and outdoor spaces. So why not add a touch of Mexican flair to your home with this one-of-a-kind cactus plant?
Native to: Mexico
Hardiness: 20-25° F
Zone: USDA Zone 9a
Recommended light conditions: Full Sun
Blommtime : Summer
Bloom Color : Yellow
Watering Needs Indoors: Instead of giving your succulents gradual sips of water throughout the week, give them a good soaking, to the point where water runs out the drainage holes at the bottom of the pot. Be sure to empty the water that runs into the saucer, succulents do not like to sit in water. Then let the soil dry out completely before watering again.
Watering Needs Outdoors: In the Summer water your succulents every two weeks, by soaking them and letting them dry before watering again. In the Winter water your succulents once a month.
Technical Information About This Plant
- Requires bright light for most of the day. Or constant dappled shade.
- Best to water every 1-2 weeks.