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Macdougal's Nipple Cactus     

Mammillaria heyderi var. macdougalii

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Macdougal's Nipple Cactus is part of the Mammillaria genus and its scientific name is Mammillaria heyderi var. macdougalii.

This variety typically blooms in the following colours:   Cream and   Light salmon and   Banana yellow. This variety typically produces fruit in the following colours:   Cerise red.

Macdougal's Nipple Cactus is a flowering succulent perennial, it will last at least up to several years in its native climate.

Denmark is believed to be where Macdougal's Nipple Cactus originates from.

This plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Macdougal's Nipple Cactus have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow Macdougal's Nipple Cactus

  • Full Sun

    OR
  • Partial Sun

  • Very Low

Enjoys a full sun / partial sun position in your garden and remember to water very sparingly. Keep in mind when planting that Macdougal's Nipple Cactus is thought of as half hardy, so remember to protect this plant from frosts and low temperatures.

See our list of companion Plants for Macdougal's Nipple Cactus to see which plants you should plant in close proximity to encourage growth.

Growing Macdougal's Nipple Cactus from seed

Transplanting Macdougal's Nipple Cactus

Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Macdougal's Nipple Cactus is a half hardy plant.

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Other names for Macdougal's Nipple Cactus

Ball Cactus, Cream Cactus, Cream Pincushion

Mammillaria heyderi Muehlenpf. var. macdougalii (Rose) L.D. Benson

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