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Mammillaria Elongata Cristata

Brain Cactus | Hard To Find

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Happiest in direct sunlight
Low water requirements
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An unusual cactus, Mammillaria Elongata Cristata, with fleshy lobe-like folds giving an anatomical look to this little fella. A three dimensional plant with an inspiring cleverness and wit - just in case you would like to borrow a few brain cells occasionally! Bring a simply satisfying plant. A perfect addition to an office, indoor working space or a book shelf collection. Inspiring, calming and transcendent!

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Average Plant Height 10-20 cm
Internal Pot Diameter 8 cm
Botanical Names Mammillaria Elongata Cristata
Other Names Brain Cactus, Crested Cactus
Pet Friendly Not pet friendly
Air Purifying Air purifying plant
Water Requirements Low water requirements
Light Requirements Happiest in direct sunlight

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Other Names For Brain Cactus | Hard To Find Houseplant

Mammillaria Elongata Cristata, Brain Cactus and Crested Cactus.

Houseplant & Indoor Plant Care

Brain Cactus | Hard To Find Care Guide

The Brain Cactus favours a warm, dry environment with infrequent water and plenty of light. It thrives in high light conditions and is ideal for a sunny windowsill. They are however, very tolerant and cope well in a less sunny spot.

Brain Cactus | Hard To Find Light & Water Requirements

I have Low water requirements and I am Happiest in direct sunlight.

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    Denise H.
    March, 2024
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    March, 2024
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    February, 2024
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    September, 2023
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    Ian D.
    September, 2023
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