Mammillaria elongata cv. Kopper King - Statement Plants
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Mammillaria elongata cv. Kopper King

A cultivar of the popular Mammillaria elongata with copper coloured spines at the top. A cluster forming cactus, form large clumps over time

Full sun to part shade

Drought tolerant

Well drained gritty soil

Partly frost tolerant (see notes)

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  • A clump forming cactus with individual stems elongated like fingers. The 'Copper King' or 'Kopper King' form has copper coloured spines at the top of the stems. It forms quite large clusters over time and can be used as ground cover. It is an easy to grow cactus, with little to no pest issues. It flowers in spring with small cream to white flowers.

    Grow in a well draining soil mix in a well lit position. Water when dry.

    Synonyms

    Ladyfinger cactus, Lady Fingers, Golden Stars, Gold Lace Cactus
    Mammillaria elongatacv. Kopper King, Mammillaria elongatacv. Copper King, Mammillaria elongata subsp. elongata, Chilita elongata, Leptocladia elongata, Leptocladodia elongata, Mammillaria densa, Mammillaria echinata var. densa, Neomammillaria elongata


    Plant height 3-10cm
    Plant width Clusters can grow large over time
    Habit Cluster forming cactus
    Growth Cycle Perennial
    Foliage Green with white to copper coloured spines
    Flower Small cream
    Flowering time Spring and summer
    Toxicity Non toxic, but keep away from children and pets.