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 Plumosa Plant Description
- Mammillaria Plumosa Plant Specs and Regions
- Mammillaria Plumosa Water and Light Recommendations
Mammillaria plumosa is a beautiful cactus hailing from Nuevo Leon, Mexico. Its soft, downy appearance gives it the nickname Feather Cactus. This cactus is perfect for anyone looking to add a splash of color and texture to their home. Mammillaria plumosa thrives in bright, indirect light and requires little to no water, making it a perfect plant for busy people or those new to plant care. With its gentle curves and unique appearance, this cactus is sure to add intrigue and interest to any space.
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.