Mammillaria Forum

Discussion Forum about Mammillaria, Coryphantha and Escobaria
 
HomeHome  GalleryGallery  FAQFAQ  SearchSearch  RegisterRegister  Log in  

Share
 

 Mammillaria pectinifera

Go down 
AuthorMessage
phil

phil

Number of posts : 9
Location : Kent UK
Registration date : 2010-05-24

Mammillaria pectinifera Empty
PostSubject: Mammillaria pectinifera   Mammillaria pectinifera Icon_minitimeWed May 26, 2010 9:42 am

Mammillaria pectinifera Mamm-pectinifera
Here is my old Mamm pectinifera one of a pair I grew from seed sown in 1978. The plants are now approx 6 inches (150mm) tall. One now looks to be showing signs of dividing dichotomously, which I believe is unusual for this species.
Back to top Go down
View user profile http://www.cactusplant.co.uk/
Chris43
Moderator
Moderator
Chris43

Number of posts : 1718
Age : 76
Location : Chinnor, UK
Registration date : 2008-07-16

Mammillaria pectinifera Empty
PostSubject: Re: Mammillaria pectinifera   Mammillaria pectinifera Icon_minitimeWed May 26, 2010 10:05 am

Yes, Phil, dichotomous growth is unusual in this species.
However, I have been told that almost any plant can divide dichotomously, although some have the tendency to always do so, and others not.

_________________
Chris43, moderator
Back to top Go down
View user profile http://www.woodedge.me.uk/index.html
phil

phil

Number of posts : 9
Location : Kent UK
Registration date : 2010-05-24

Mammillaria pectinifera Empty
PostSubject: Re: Mammillaria pectinifera   Mammillaria pectinifera Icon_minitimeWed May 26, 2010 10:09 am

Chris43 wrote:
Yes, Phil, dichotomous growth is unusual in this species.
However, I have been told that almost any plant can divide dichotomously, although some have the tendency to always do so, and others not.
Interesting you say that Chris. I have a Turbinicarpus valdezianus that has divided dichotomously, again unusual!
Back to top Go down
View user profile http://www.cactusplant.co.uk/
Sponsored content




Mammillaria pectinifera Empty
PostSubject: Re: Mammillaria pectinifera   Mammillaria pectinifera Icon_minitime

Back to top Go down
 
Mammillaria pectinifera
Back to top 
Page 1 of 1
 Similar topics
-
» Mammillaria albilanata?
» Mammillaria matudae cv. 'YELLOW'
» Mammillaria pygmaea
» Mammillaria formosa vs Mammillaria sempervivi
» Mammillaria longiflora ssp stampferi

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
Mammillaria Forum :: PHOTO GALLERY :: Photo Gallery-
Jump to: