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Astrophytum sp. , Star Cactus

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Astrophytum myriostigma var. quadricostatum

Astrophytum sp.

Star Cactus
Family: Cactaceae
Origin: Mexico
Small shrub 2-5 ftFull sunModerate waterDry conditionsPink flowersWhite/off-white flowersRed/crimson/vinous flowersYellow/orange flowersThorny or spiny

Plants of the genus Astrophytum are among the ones that I like the best.

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