Cactus - Item 003 - Melocactus curvispinus

Cactus - Item 003 - Melocactus curvispinus



Retail Value: $20

Melocactus curvispinus

Native to Central and South America. Usually solitary. Depressed globular to short cylindrical, light to dark green, slightly glaucous, 8 to 27 cm in diameter, 6 to 30 cm tall. The most remarkable part of a Melocactus is its cephalium a bristle-coated structure on the summit of the plant. It’s only when a Melocactus reaches maturity that the cephalium begins to grow.

Donated by: Toronto Cactus & Succulent Club

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