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The Mammillaria gracilis fragilis, or Thimble Cactus, is a lovely cactus that grows in low-set clumps, offsetting easily with pups that often fall to root and grow on their own. Over time this plant can easily fill a pot or garden space. This plant has a small white spines, and can produce small white flowers.
Like most cactus, Mammillaria gracilis fragilis Thimble Cactus grows best in a gritty, well-draining mix which allows it's roots to dry in-between watering. This plant grows best in partial shade where it can get all the benefits of bright light without being scorched on hot days.
Your plant/s will be posted bare-rooted and safely packaged. If you're interested in this item, don't miss our other cactus varieties!
Please note that unless specified otherwise, the flowers on your plant may be different to those shown in pictures. Also, your plant may vary in colour/patterning from those in the pictures, due to the nature of the species' variability, different climates, and different growing conditions.
Unfortunately due to regulations we cannot post to WA, TAS or NT.