Plant Care Mammillaria Uncinata
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Mammillaria Uncinata

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Mammillaria Uncinata has a Survivor plant personality Survivor
Mammillaria Uncinata has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower

Taxonomy

Mammillaria uncinata
Mammillaria
Cactaceae
Caryophyllales

How to care for Mammillaria Uncinata

Water

How often to water your Mammillaria Uncinata

Water needs for Mammillaria Uncinata
0.5 cups
every 12

Mammillaria Uncinata needs 0.5 cups of water every 12 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Calculate water needs of Mammillaria Uncinata

Water 0.5 cups every
12

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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5"
Light

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Finding light for Mammillaria Uncinata in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Mammillaria Uncinata: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Mammillaria Uncinata love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

Mammillaria Uncinata does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Mammillaria Uncinata in your home 🏡.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Mammillaria Uncinata

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Mammillaria Uncinata: repot after 2X growth

Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.

By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.

To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Mammillaria Uncinata after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

FAQs
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Care Summary for Mammillaria Uncinata

Mammillaria Uncinata

Mammillaria Uncinata


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 12 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

Based on the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

What other plant parents say

Mammillaria Uncinata has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 3
Mammillaria Uncinata has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 1
Mammillaria Uncinata has a Blooms easily plant personality Blooms easily 1
Mammillaria Uncinata has a Pet friendly plant personality Pet friendly 1
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@Ayesha
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08/16/2021

They get really big fast

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