Mammillaria eichlamii Quehl

Clustering, mounding, body elongate to 20 cm high, 8 cm wide. Tubercles prominent, conical, angular. Axils whitish or yellowish woolly. Areoles prominently yellowish woolly. Central spines 1-2), to 10 mm long, yellowish, tip reddish. Radial spines 7-8, 3-5 mm long, whitish, tips black. Flowers cream with a reddish central stripe, 2cm long, 1.2 cm wide. Fruit red. [M. voburnensis Scheer var. eichlamii (Quehl.) Repp.]


Source: Thompson, A, ; Forbes, S.; Spencer, R. (1997). Cactaceae. In: Spencer, R.. Horticultural Flora of South-eastern Australia. Volume 2. Flowering plants. Dicotyledons. Part 1. The identification of garden and cultivated plants. University of New South Wales Press.

kingdom Plantae
phylum   Tracheophyta
class    Magnoliopsida
superorder     Caryophyllanae
order      Caryophyllales
family       Cactaceae
genus        Mammillaria Haw.