Bishop s Cap

Latin name: Astrophytum myriostigma
Common name: Bishop s Cap
Plant group:
Cacti
Plant family:
Notocacteae
Climate:
Subtropical dry low-savanna or steppe climate
Minimal temperature: 5°C (41°F)
Optimal temperature: 10°C (50°F)
Recommended place:
sunny or penumbral
Soil:
cactus soil
Plant form:
roundish
Flower color:
bright yellow
Repotting: every 48 months (4 years)
Rarity: no
Pests:
Leopard slug (Arion, Limax maximus)
Root nematode (Heterodera spp.)
Western flower thrips ( Frankliniella occidentalis)
Grape Mealybug (Pseudococcus maritimus)
Privet mite (Brevipalpus obovatus)
Diseases:
Basal rot (Sclerotium cacticola)
Fire Blight  (Erwinia)
Bacterial wilt (Pseudomonas)
Bacterial diseases ()
Fungal wilt (Verticillium)
Yellow fungus (Fusarium oxysporum)
Origin country:
Mexico
Origin territory:
Americas
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