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Thimble Cactus Facts: Caring For A Thimble Cactus Plant

By Mary H. Dyer, Credentialed Garden Writer

Thimble cactus develops a number of short, spiny stems, each one producing a cluster of thimble-sized offshoots with creamy yellow flowers in spring or late summer. If this brief description has piqued your interest, click this article to learn more.

What Is Brain Cactus: Cristata Information And Care

By Bonnie L. Grant, Certified Urban Agriculturist

One of the many species of Mammillaria, Cristata is the form known as brain cactus. It is an easy to grow cactus and makes a great houseplant or outdoor specimen in warmer climates. Click here for some Cristata information along with care and growing tips.

Mammillaria Cactus Varieties: Common Types Of Mammillaria Cacti

By Bonnie L. Grant, Certified Urban Agriculturist

Mammillaria are popular plants and common in many nursery centers with ease of care and propagation counted as some of their more appealing features. Click this article for more Mammillaria information of some of the more interesting plants in the family.

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