Ariocarpus furfuraceus 'Wide Leaf'


Has a thick root axonomorfa with stem practically invisible, as the ribs are replaced by long tubers triangular spirally arranged, which form a globular structure and flattened. The tubers are light gray, sometimes pale green sputum and tablets are very acuminate, upper surface with small white scales calloused or rust colored. The flowers appear in the axils of the tubercles near the center, have a diameter of 4-5 cm and perianth segments are large, white or pink.

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Synonyms: Mammillaria furfuracea
Ariocarpus retusus -v- furfuraceus
Anhalonium furfuraceum

Plant Details
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Flower : 
Pink, whiteish
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Ideal Water Conditions: 
Moderate to dry
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Latin Name: 
Ariocarpus furfuraceus
Common Name: 
Living Rock Cactus, Wide Leaf


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