Coryphantha maiz-tablensis

Scientific Name:  Coryphantha maiz-tablensis
Common Name:  Pincushion Cactus
Other Names:   
Etymology:  Coryphantha: Greek: koryphe (apex or top); anthos (flower)
Maiz-Tablensis: for Las Tablas, a habitat
Origin:  Mexico
Light:  Full sun.
Soil:  Typical mix: 1 part potting soil to 1 part coarse sand.
Water:  Typical: Drench soil and let dry from Spring through Fall. Water sparingly during Winter dormancy period.
Min Temperature:  32F.
Blooms:  White
Comments:  Purchased Spring 2002 from Sunrise Nursery.
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