Mammilaria_hahniana_-_old_lady_cactus_-_desc-flowers_-_from-DC1

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Photographic closeup of the apex of a flowering Old Lady Cactus. The cactus is covered in short spines and wispy, matted hairs. The flowers are purple and satiny, erupting from out of the hairs and spines. Some flower buds are also visible.

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Cactaceae *
Mammillaria hahniana
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color *
flower
fuchsia
hairy
pink
plant *
taxon: family *
white
Location
Washington, D.C. *
Washington, D.C. Botanic Gardens
greenhouse
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Wikipedia DC field trip 2005