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Mammillaria parkinsonii (Owl Eye Pincushion)

Mammillaria parkinsonii
Owl Eye Pincushion

The Owl Eye Pincushion is a wooly, mound forming cactus that grows in "clusters". This cactus is a popular choice due to its easy cultivation and low care needs. This plant can be grown outdoors or indoors but keep the Owl Eye Pincushion away from temperatures below 23F and frost.

Plant Type Cactus / Succulent
Exposure Full Sun
Water Needs Low
Hardiness Zone Zone 10 (30°F)Zone 11 (40°F)Zone 9 (20° F)
Flower Color Yellow, Pink
Flower Season Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter
Growth Rate Moderate
Height 4"-6"
Spread 1-2ft
Characteristics Evergreen, Plant of Merit, Showy
Attracts Bees, Butterflies, Pollinators, Wildlife
Maintenance Low
Garden Uses Beds and Borders, House Plant, Patio and Containers
Tolerance Deer, Drought, Dry Soil, Rabbit, Rocky Soil
Soil Type Loam, Sand
Soil PH Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Soil Drainage Well-Drained
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