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demeterstouch

Hey! I'm somewhat seasoned so its 40% research, 60% gut feeling hah. I'm in 5a zone. Follow Astara_Arts on Instagram for more of my shenanigans.

Mammillaria hahniana

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demeterstouch

Super weird to look where the fruit used to be. I wonder, is the cactus pink on the inside??? #newplants #newplant #closeup #outdoors #decking #deckgarden #deckgardening #deck #outdoorgarden #mammillaria #hahniana #cacti #cactus #oldladycactus #cactigarden #seedpods #seedpod #deck #deckgarden #deckgardening

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demeterstouch

Harvested the fruit and am going to give them a day or two to dry out before sowing them 😍 #newplants #newplant #closeup #outdoors #decking #deckgarden #deckgardening #deck #outdoorgarden #mammillaria #hahniana #cacti #cactus #oldladycactus #cactigarden #seedpods #seedpod #deck #deckgarden #deckgardening

1w
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demeterstouch

So. Many. Seeds 😍😍😍 #newplants #newplant #closeup #outdoors #decking #deckgarden #deckgardening #deck #outdoorgarden #mammillaria #hahniana #cacti #cactus #oldladycactus #cactigarden #seedpods #seedpod #deck #deckgarden #deckgardening

1w
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demeterstouch

#newplants #newplant #closeup #outdoors #decking #deckgarden #deckgardening #deck #outdoorgarden #mammillaria #hahniana #cacti #cactus #oldladycactus #cactigarden #seedpods #seedpod #deck #deckgarden #deckgardening

1w
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demeterstouch

#newplants #newplant #closeup #outdoors #decking #deckgarden #deckgardening #deck #outdoorgarden #mammillaria #hahniana #cacti #cactus #oldladycactus #cactigarden #seedpods #seedpod #deck #deckgarden #deckgardening

1w
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demeterstouch

Old lady alpha is still surprising me! #newplants #newplant #closeup #outdoors #decking #deckgarden #deckgardening #deck #outdoorgarden #mammillaria #hahniana #cacti #cactus #oldladycactus #cactigarden #seedpods #seedpod #deck #deckgarden #deckgardening

1w
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demeterstouch

Old lady beta is starting to pop seed pods!!!! #newplants #newplant #closeup #outdoors #decking #deckgarden #deckgardening #deck #outdoorgarden #mammillaria #hahniana #cacti #cactus #oldladycactus #cactigarden #seedpods #seedpod #deck #deckgarden #deckgardening

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nines1531

Baby groot with old lady xD I love it !

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demeterstouch

Haha right?! Thank you 😂😂 @nines1531

1w
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demeterstouch

Old lady beta got rained on the other day and the camera was able to see all the seed pods waiting to pop!!!! Ahhhh!!!! #newplants #newplant #closeup #outdoors #decking #deckgarden #deckgardening #deck #outdoorgarden #mammillaria #hahniana #cacti #cactus #oldladycactus #cactigarden #seedpods #seedpod #deck #deckgarden #deckgardening

1w
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demeterstouch

And does that mean all those black spots in-between gunna be seedpods too?! If so I'm in seed heaven!! ♥️🌱♥️🌱♥️🌱♥️ #newplants #newplant #closeup #outdoors #decking #deckgarden #deckgardening #deck #outdoorgarden #mammillaria #hahniana #cacti #cactus #oldladycactus #cactigarden #seedpods #seedpod #deck #deckgarden #deckgardening

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littlemorningglory

I'm pretty sure those were old flowers😊 Its gonna produce a bunch of seeds!

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demeterstouch

😱😱😱 YAY!! Ahhh! So excited!!! @littlemorningglory thank you for confirming! ♥️♥️

1w
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demeterstouch

Found another seed pod that popped up!!!! I didn't realize it would continue to give off seed pods without flowers??? Or maybe it did flower in those spots and they just fell off?! #newplants #newplant #closeup #outdoors #decking #deckgarden #deckgardening #deck #outdoorgarden #mammillaria #hahniana #cacti #cactus #oldladycactus #cactigarden #seedpod

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cyndi

Very cool

1w
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demeterstouch

Found another old lady so took her home #newplants #newplant #closeup #outdoors #decking #deckgarden #deckgardening #deck #outdoorgarden #mammillaria #hahniana #cacti #cactus #oldladycactus #cactigarden

1w
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demeterstouch

Decided to move old lady into the groot in with my baby cacti. Figured it would be best if they were looked after by an elder 😜😜 #newplants #newplant #closeup #outdoors #decking #deckgarden #deckgardening #deck #outdoorgarden #mammillaria #hahniana #cacti #cactus #oldladycactus #cactigarden

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KariSamuel

You do need an elder for those thorny babies!! 😘

1w
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demeterstouch

Decided to go ahead and harvest the seeds as per my research seems to state. Either way we'll see 🥰🌱🥰 #newplants #newplant #closeup #outdoors #decking #deckgarden #deckgardening #deck #outdoorgarden #mammillaria #unknown #cacti #cactus #seeds #seedpods #seedpod

1w
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demeterstouch

Unsure if they're ready but something told me they needed to be pulled sooo 😂🤷🤦 #newplants #newplant #closeup #outdoors #decking #deckgarden #deckgardening #deck #outdoorgarden #mammillaria #unknown #cacti #cactus #seeds #seedpods #seedpod

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DonNotDonny

If the fruits are easy to loose from the cactus, the seeds inside should be viable by then. Cut vertically down the middle to obtain them, and plant in well draining soil. Don't bury them too deeply, just lay them on top and cover them with a dusting of extra soil. Spray them regularly with water to keep the soil moist, not wet. They should germinate anywhere from 5 days to a few weeks later, so patience is key. Also, the fruits are edible. Not very good on their own, but there are recipes.

1w
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demeterstouch

#newplants #newplant #closeup #outdoors #decking #deckgarden #deckgardening #deck #outdoorgarden #mammillaria #hahniana #cacti #cactus #oldladycactus

1w
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demeterstouch

FINALLY!!!! AHHHHH I've been wanting a Mammillaria for so long! If it wasn't for those tiny little seedpods I doubt I would have saw this little gem! #newplants #newplant #closeup #outdoors #decking #deckgarden #deckgardening #deck #outdoorgarden #mammillaria #unknown #cacti #cactus

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